Entries by Chirag Thaker

Clash Detection in BIM Modeling

A recent survey conducted with the top AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) companies shared a valuable insight. According to the report an estimated $17,000 per clash saving is achieved through clash detection in BIM. When working on an engineering project, during the design stage, you might’ve encountered an error “Lines/Objects cannot intersect each other”. This […]

Transforming Construction Process with Lean Construction

Lean construction is derived from the concepts of lean manufacturing, and it combines operational research and practical construction design development. Many lean manufacturing practices and principles for end-to-end design are implemented in the lean construction process. To simplify, lean construction is about managing and improving construction process to satisfy customer needs and achieve quality, schedule […]

Architecture, Design & Construction Trends in 2018

As we say goodbye to 2017 and head into a new year, let us understand the trends that will be impacting architecture, design and construction industry. As you read further, you will find that some of the trends shared below are not brand new, but their relevance is of utmost importance in current “latest” trend. Other […]

Architectural Design & Engineering Services Since 1965

As per the recent insight shared by IE School of Architecture and Design, the urban population is expected to double in the next 40 years, forcing cities to undertake a holistic and sustainable transformation of their model. One of the most significant challenges in architecture is to optimize its current capacity for developing denser metropolitan […]

How to choose an architecture and engineering design company?

Every construction project starts with a vision and real need is to transform that vision into a reality. One of the most important decision is about choosing an architectural company or a design firm fitting both project needs and at the same time making financial sense. The most methodical way is to formulate a RFP and […]