We’ve all heard the terms BIM and VDC before. But across the industry there are varying descriptions for each. They are not the same. Well let’s take a moment to level set on what BIM and VDC means to Mortenson Construction. Question to reader: Think about the last time you sat next to someone in a project meeting (you haven’t met this person before). You soon find out, he/she represents your customer of the major capital project your firm is about to commence. About an hour into the meeting, this person leans over and whispers into anot
The primary focus of AEC Solutions is to develop and deliver practical workflows using the computing cloud and mobile technology to replace inefficient desktop design, project management and contract administration processes for any AEC firm. Founded by Jeffrey Lyons and Chris Stebbing, P.Eng. who have over 20 years in the Civil Engineering consulting business in Canada, AEC Solutions has developed a scalable platform where unlimited Projects can be hosted securely and safely using and accessed using a standard Web Browser from anywhere, anytime.
AEC Project Map
AEC Project Map is the core of the AEC Solutions project suite. It’s where your project lives beyond the LAN. It’s your online Project Registry where you can add standard details, location map, custom project attributes specific to your firm, marketing blurbs and images, and the associated Project Team members. Once you have this information added, you can search key words and create stunning Project Profile, Project Summary Lists and Project Location Maps Sheets within minutes to share with others for proposals and marketing initiatives.
AEC Project Team
AEC Project Team is your online Staff Registry where standard details, photos, key words, bio and resumes are added to your online corporate and project team framework. Connecting people with projects is never easier. Searching for the “Right Person with the Right Skills” to deliver a project or build a proposal team is done in seconds. You can create detailed Staff CVs or Team Summary Sheets in minutes for proposals or client meetings.
Searching project and people beyond your own company, within your own trusted network is now possible. AEC Network is built to connect you to your partners. Once you have projects and people online, why not share that information with others you work with?
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Visualization solution for AEC professionals.
Lumion is an essential tool for everyone who wants to visualize their building designs. It produces impressive, high quality videos very quickly and is extremely easy to master. Lumion has customers in over 90 countries around the world. They include architects, designers, engineers, BIM modellers and universities. Lumion is now seen as the leading software in its class because it has redefined the process of making 3D visualizations. It has also become an essential part of the BIM toolkit for many AEC professionals.