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Monday, 13 May 2019

Data Interoperability with FME workbench

'Rather than hand modelling the 2 million buildings, HOK used FME Desktop to automatically generate the 3D buildings from existing data without writing any code. Using FME, they transformed and integrated BIM, GIS, CAD, and raster data, extracted subsets of data, added attribute information, and carried out calculations along the way.' to find out more...

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Friday, 10 May 2019

Blender for Architecture by Prof Ludger Hovestadt

We have a full series of them! Open source! I can't sleep seeing all this...
Learn! Now!
  • Download from
  • Unzip it into your folder that will take a few minutes and you can rewatch the video.
  • To launch the program, look for the blender icon which is the Application (.exe) file, double click it.
  • Technically, the 1st step in learning any modelling tool or software is - Navigation:
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