AEC

Dronomy’s SiteAware Links Drone Data to Revit Models, Transforming Construction Sites with Drones

By | August 15th, 2017|AEC, Construction, Data Management, HingePoint|

Drones have a rapidly growing presence at construction sites where they help verify that work has been performed properly, on time, on schedule and according to plan while reducing the subjective manual data. But a big problem that has arisen from the onslaught of [...]

A Quick Look at North Texas Development in Plano & Frisco

By | May 31st, 2017|AEC, BIM, Commercial Real Estate, HingePoint|

North Texas development is so massive, it can be difficult to know what development is going where and what companies are moving to Plano vs. Frisco. Legacy West and Plano Right now, some of the best brands call Plano home: Dell Services, Dr. Pepper [...]

Explosion of Data to Worsen Productivity in Construction with New Tech like Drones

By | May 9th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Construction, HingePoint, Systems Integration|

In North Texas, construction industry costs are soaring and build times are slowing down. Construction companies will need to find definite alternatives to soaring prices. We will see companies become more tech savvy and try to use software to solve higher costs and slower [...]

Harwood Transforms Dallas Skyline with Harwood District

By | April 20th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Commercial Real Estate, Construction, HingePoint|

Dallas is known across the world for its highly recognizable skyline. In fact, the Dallas cityscape came in first place in a recent USA TODAY Readers’ Choice poll, and Harwood is a reason why. And the skyline is only going to get [...]

Industry 4.0 will revolutionize BIM and AEC

By | April 10th, 2017|AEC, BIM, HingePoint|

An economist recently said that America has not had a technological revolution since the computer. We at HingePoint were floored. Working as a BIM consultant in architecture, engineering, and construction, we know this is inaccurate. Not to call him out (you can see what [...]

Best in Show at Procore Groundbreak 2017

By | April 7th, 2017|AEC, BIM, CAD, Construction, HingePoint, Manufacturing, Systems Integration|

At Procore Groundbreak 2017, our team saw some awesome stuff, from drones collecting information for new software to integrated solutions that give you the ability to combine 2D and 3D in one BIM model. Procore is growing. We're going to see a lot more of [...]

Procore Groundbreak 2017: Assemble Systems Connects 2D to 3D for Instant BIM Comparisons, Takeoffs

By | April 7th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Commercial Real Estate, Construction, HingePoint, Manufacturing, Systems Integration|

Imagine if you could tell exactly what has changed in your project with a push of a button. That’s exactly what Assemble Systems allows you to do with their software, Assemble Systems Business Development Manager Fahim Dangra said. Instead of flipping through hundreds [...]

Procore Groundbreak 2017: Matterport Uses Immersive Media for Construction Documentation

By | April 6th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Commercial Real Estate, Construction, HingePoint, Manufacturing, Systems Integration|

Matterport’s next-generation immersive media solution for construction and facility management documentation is eye catching. Matterport helps contractors, engineering firms, and architects document construction with a $3,600 camera to give you a 3D virtual tour. Matterport’s Pro Camera captures 2D photography and 3D data [...]

Procore Groundbreak 2017: Drones swarm market, companies seek solutions for new data sources

By | April 6th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Construction, HingePoint, Systems Integration|

At Procore Groundbreak 2017 drones companies were showing how they could add value to BIM models. Drones offer construction firms a lot more than just going in the air to capture pictures and videos. However, even though drones are a major boon for construction and real estate [...]

Procore Groundbreak 2017: busybusy offers mobile time tracking and budget tracking

By | April 5th, 2017|AEC, BIM, Construction, HingePoint, Systems Integration|

busybusy wants to be the go-to, time-tracking application for the mobile, construction workforce. With cost codes, photo updates with notes and location-based time tracking, busybusy wants management to have up-to-date information about work in the field and the cost and time projects are taking. [...]