Creating your BIM plan to improve your efficiency

June 1, 2018,AEST

BIM (Building Information Modelling) gives designers the ability to share data-rich designs in a 2D or 3D format with clients, consultants, contractors, facilities managers and more. The recent trend of government mandating BIM to be used on projects, this has | Read More

Revit and Landscape Architecture: The Benefits

September 7, 2016,AEST

As a landscape architect, I am sometimes asked by architects ‘Why do you use Revit?’ And the answer is quite simple: for all of the same reasons that architects and building engineers do. This may seem obvious to anyone familiar | Read More

BIM and Landscape Architecture: What, Why, and How?

June 7, 2016,AEST

Many landscape architects get hung up on the concept of BIM (Building Information Modeling), simply because it contains the word ‘building’. But BIM is really just the next technological progression in the AEC industry. It is a shift from creating | Read More

Landscape Institute launches the BIM for Landscape book

May 30, 2016,AEST

The Landscape Institute has launched ‘BIM for Landscape’, a book focused on the implementation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) processes in landscape and the external environment. The book is published through Routledge and is an indicator of the importance of BIM within the landscape profession, especially | Read More

JUST ARRIVED | Landscape | Spring Edition

March 18, 2013,AEST

The spring edition of Landscape – The Journal of the Landscape Institute has arrived in the WLA mailbox with some great articles covering the impact of heritage on park design, practical articles on spotting disease in trees and selection and nurturing trees. | Read More

Autodesk launches online Green Building Game

January 4, 2010,AEST

Autodesk has launched a online guide and game to educate the public about buildings, carbon footprint through a online game called Retrofits.  Autodesk uses gameplay to educate people about buildings and how retrofitting with double glazing, solar panels and other | Read More