THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME – BIM and the Multifamily Wood Project

Less time and less waste. It’s the goal of any design team, right? Advancements in Building Information Modeling, or BIM, are allowing designers and constructors to take huge leaps in cutting construction waste, reducing field time, and trimming project budgets. However, basic BIM principles and other time and cost saving improvements are rarely utilized in […]

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ACEC GEORGIA ADDS MICHAEL PLANER TO 2016-2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

ACEC GEORGIA ADDS MICHAEL PLANER TO 2016-2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

PES Structural Engineers, Inc. announced today that Michael Planer, PE, President and COO, will serve on the 2016-2017 Board of Directors of ACEC Georgia. Planer will be working with other design professionals from across the State representing firms such as Thomas & Hutton, Croy Engineering, and AECOM among others. Michael brings over 25 years of […]

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FILTERING OUT THE NONSENSE ABOUT FILTERS

FILTERING OUT THE NONSENSE ABOUT FILTERS

In the last few posts, we’ve discussed view ranges and visibility graphics. It only makes sense that we expand on one of the most useful and often overlooked visibility options: filters. If used correctly, filters can help you easily identify certain elements in a sea of walls, floors, beams, etc. You already know from a […]

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