Team using Vectorworks wins BIM award at Build Qatar Live 2012


Team “BIM Unlimited” was granted the “Best Use of BIM for Technical Assessment” award at Build Qatar Live 2012.

“BIM Unlimited” members with experience in architecture, structural engineering, pedestrian analysis, energy analysis, and BIM management disciplines collaborated on their design from locations around the world, including the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Japan, India, France, and the UK. Adopting a true Open BIM approach to their workflow, members used Vectorworks Architect with Renderworks, Scia Engineer, DDS-CAD, ArchiWIZARD, CadFaster, Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES), and SimTread software, and they utilized the IFC (Industry Foundation Classes) file format, the preferred Open BIM data model of buildingSMART International and the model format of choice for the Build Qatar competition.

BIM Unlimited’s winning design

The event was held November 27-29, and was organized by Asite, AEC3, buildingSMART MENA & India and BIM Journal. To learn more about the competition and to see a video of the winning teams, please click here.


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