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Duo-Gard's Maximizer skylight offers versatility by using a building-integrated approach to daylighting that considers the function of the structure, the climate, and the performance needs of the individual project. The clear acrylic dome covers a panel of insulating translucent multiwall polycarbonate glazing with high diffused light transmittance. ...  Sponsored section.

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THE CORRUPTION OF WOOD

Trees are fundamental to urban landscapes and natural ecosystems. Wood from trees is a fundamental material for architecture.

The tension between wood in living trees, and wood in buildings and other products, is arguably at an all-time-high on planet Earth.

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GTEAM CLOUD COLLABORATION TOOL

A new A/E/C-centric collaboration and communication hub from Gehry Technologies has promise to put your project team on cloud power, whatever the size of your A/E/C firm.

Feature story with exclusive video tutorial.   (Published 2012.0829)

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SMART GEOMETRY UPDATE

The nature of architecture and the performance of materials are deeply linked. The nature of materials defines the stuff that surrounds us, and architecture is concerned with the arrangement of this 'stuff.'

As computational power increases, architects are able to consider larger and larger data sets. One way to focus those computing resources is to consider increasingly small building components.   (Published 2012.0808)

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Architectural Products Around the Web

The Corruption of Wood — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.1024

Building-Integrated Photovoltaics Facilitate Multifunctional Solutions — Market Watch, 2012.1023

Schindler Breaks Ground on New Penn Plant — Evening Sun, 2012.1022

Carbondale Manufacturer Helping Build One World Trade Center — Times-Tribune, 2012.1022

'Butterfly Wing' Buildings Would Never Need Painting — Tech News Daily, 2012.1016

Grade II Listed 1960's Olivetti Training Centre GRP Building Shows Longevity of Crystic Gelcoat — JEC Composites, 2012.1015

Construction Materials Manufacturing Drops Again — DesignBuild Source (Australia), 2012.1008

Canadian Construction Material Costs Remained Lethargic in August — Daily Commercial News and Construction Record, 2012.1003

New Fire-Resistant Nanomaterials Are More Sustainable for the Construction and Electricity Sectors — Nanowerk, 2012.1002

UK Construction Sector Rooted in Contraction for Now — World Cement, 2012.1002

Phil Ross: Fungus as a Building Material — Glasstire, 2012.1001

Environmentally Friendly Roofing Materials — Greener Ideal, 2012.0923

3M's New Twist on Interior Lighting Fixtures Draws Glowing Reviews — Star Tribune, 2012.0922

San Diego Architecture and Security Systems Design — La Jolla Light, 2012.0918

Acoustic Insulation Materials: An Interview with Acoustica — AZo Materials, 2012.0905

Regalmark's Motiva Office Furniture Line Brings Authentic Italian Design within Reach — ArchitectureWeek, 2012.0829

Gulf Building Costs Surge on Demand for Materials — The National, 2012.0826

Slipping Sustainability through the Back Door — Sierra Club, 2012.0824

New Refrigerators Could Help Planet Stay Cooler — Building Green, 2012.0820

Bamboo: The New Super Construction Material — Physorg, 2012.0816

Rising Building Material Costs Could Crimp Construction Gains — U.S. News, 2012.0816

in Architecture, Wood Is Now on the Cutting Edge — The Globe and Mail, 2012.0815

Recycled Glass Used as Construction Material — Bernews, 2012.0815

Prices in Construction Materials Dip in July as Finished Buildings Increase in Price — Loan Safe, 2012.0815

In Fragmented Brazilian Forest, Few Species Survive — New York Times, 2012.0814

Nanomaterial Demontrates Ability to Absorb and Reabsorb Hydrogen — AZo CleanTech, 2012.0814

2012 Metal Building Design Awards Announced — AZo Build, 2012.0810

Extreme Mechanics: Buckling Down — Nature (registration required), 2012.0808

Wallpaper Designed to Cover an Entire Building — Fast Company, 2012.0807

In Oregon, Residents Struggle to Solve a Pesticide Mystery — The Atlantic, 2012.0802

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Design Tools Around the Web

Hearing the Future of Architecture — Metropolis, 2012.1023

Sketchup Styles for Performance — SketchUp ur Space, 2012.1021

Autodesk Simulation 360 — Develop 3D, 2012.1019

Tracing Graphic Images in Revit’S Family Editor — AECbytes, 2012.1018

The Community Contributes to Better Architecture and Engineering — Cadalyst, 2012.1018

Let's Critique AutoCAD's Parametric Constraints — CAD Nauseum, 2012.1017

Autodesk Certifies Microdesk for Simulation — TenLinks, 2012.1017

Gehry Technologies Announces Availability of GTeam — Gehry Technologies, 2012.1017

Add More Fonts for AutoCAD — CAD Notes, 2012.1016

Simple Shadow Diagrams in ArchiCAD — CAD Image, 2012.1016

CameraMatch 2013 Plug-in Released — Planet Vectorworks, 2012.1015

NVIDIA Releases CUDA 5 — NVIDIA Press Release, 2012.1015

Tip: Quickly Add Additional Objects with the Same Properties and Settings — Cadalyst, 2012.1009

3D Systems Acquires Rapidform — 3D Systems Press Release, 2012.1009

Chief Architect X5 Released — Chief Architect Press Release, 2012.1009

How to Be the Next Autodesk - Simple as ABC, Part 1 — CAD Insider, 2012.1008

World, Meet REFLEX — Autodesk User Group International, 2012.1008

Wall Footing Relationship Revisited — Autodesk Building Coder Blog, 2012.1008

You Dropped a BOM on Me, PLM 360 — Autodesk PLM 360, 2012.1005

HP and Autodesk Move AEC Workflows to the Cloud — Cadalyst, 2012.1004

Siemens Acquires Belgium’S VRcontext for 3D Visualization — Siemens Press Release, 2012.1004

Hard Drives for CAD Workstations — CAD Speed, 2012.1003

Creo View Mobile App Released for iPad and iPhone — Creo Press Release, 2012.1002

Physical Testing Is Still Vitally Important — Desktop Engineering, 2012.1001

Review: Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 and GTX 650 — Graphic Speak, 2012.1001

Leverage the Autodesk Vault Job Server/Processor — Cadalyst, 2012.0930

Define Equation-Based Loads in Femap — Cadalyst, 2012.0930

Archaeologists Dig Up New Uses for GIS — Cadalyst, 2012.0919

Vectorworks Updates CAD/BIM Product Line — Cadalyst, 2012.0919

Renaissance Man — Cadalyst, 2012.0918

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