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Stack Overflow's annual survey showed that Python is the fourth most popular technology used by developers. Many developers who are not using Python say that they would like to learn it, making it the most wanted technology for professional development. As Python is a well-established programming language used by many people to create all kinds of applications
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https://youtu.be/fjRaVAUiZ6c In the last few months we've been developing a new service to help to automate many common BIM processes that use either xbim Toolkit or xbim Flex. When working with BIM data it’s common for organisations to need to process, quality check, and manipulate model data, in order to deliver reliable and valuable output from
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Introduction To IFC and Its Relevance To Open BIM If you're interested in developing BIM functionality for a new or an existing software, it is important to understand the relevance of Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) on open BIM.As IFC is a key component of our software, we have included a recording of our previous webinar. Our
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We're up for two Building Innovation Awards xbim has been selected for the Best Use of Information Management Using BIM and Best Asset Management Innovation category at this year's 2022 Building Innovation Awards. Both awards relate to projects with partners on our Flex platform. The BIM award is relates to the development of Benchmark Estimating Systems new
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Funded by the CIH (Construction Innovation Hub), the i-ReC (Intelligent regulatory compliance) project was a collaborative effort between, BRE Product validation, Northumbria University, and Heriot-Watt University. The UK is heavily investing in MMC (Modern Methods of Construction) and offsite construction techniques. Investment has increased due to the escalating prominence of the benefits of this form
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xbim are sponsoring best technology partner award At xbim, we understand the importance of emerging digital technologies and the opportunities they create in the construction industry. As the creators of Toolkit, our open-source, Open Standards BIM library we are invested in collaboration and innovation. Our passion for the advancement of the construction industry through emerging tech
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xbim, a leading Newcastle based tech business, has secured £500,000 from the North East Innovation Fund. A fund supported by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and managed by Northstar Ventures. Founded in 2016, the origins of xbim stretch back more than a decade.  Director, Steve Lockley, began the development of the company’s leading product xbim
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Xbim are delighted to announce that we’re working with Northumbria University, Heriot Watt and BIM Academy on an exciting new research and design project.   The project, backed by Government, founding partners Building Research Establishment (BRE), Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) and the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) is part of the ‘Transforming Construction Challenge’ initiative. 
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AN INTRODUCTION TO XBIM AND OUR FLEX PRODUCT If you're interested in developing BIM functionality for a new or existing software we can assist with the help of our Flex platform.  Flex is an enterprise level, cloud based OpenBIM platform, designed to assist commercial clients develop their BIM requirements at speed in a scalable and cost
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