A couple weeks ago we talked about 3D printing could become integrated with architecture. Almost a year ago, a french family became the first to live in a 3D printed house. Which would have felt like a dream not that many years ago. Thankfully technology has been growing leaps and bounds and making dreams become [...]
Laser scanning and drones are amazing on their own. They've also been combined to do a version of 3D mapping of exteriors for a little while. But check out this video showing a drone laser scanning in confined spaces the interior of a building. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMSozUpFFkU
On Friday, September 20th of 2019 Thomas Jefferson University officially opened the College of Health Professions Physicians Assistant Program in Voorhees, NJ. Here is an article about the project from TJU's website about the project.? If you'd like to see a few photos of the project from our portfolio, click here.
3D printing is slowly becoming integrated into the architectural design and construction process. Applications that 3D printing can help with: Creating and printing concept models:? Some firms have started implementing the use of the 3D printed models to create concept models. This helps both the architects and clients visualize and have a better understanding of [...]
A little while a go we posted about framing starting at our Belgrade St project, and we recently got to visit the site and it's moving on nicely. We're excited to see this project continue to come to life. Also that view of center city Philadelphia is pretty awesome. Stay tuned for more updates.
Archinect posted an article recently talking about "[h]ow BIM and Augmented Reality aid the construction of new dorms at UIC".? Streamlining and improving cost efficiency and project delivery times are what the AEC teams are constantly striving to do and in the article we see how BIM and Augmented Reality were used in the construction [...]
Philadelphia's Department of Licenses and Inspections released the following statement recently: "Effective October 1, 2019, EZ alteration permits for one- and two-family dwellings will only be issued when the homeowner is the primary occupant. Proof of residency must be demonstrated through a PA or Municipal identification card. All other permit applications for alterations will require [...]
Last week we talked about the marketing plans that we create to help communicate the design intent effectively with clients who may not be accustomed to reading architectural drawings. ?But plans, elevations and sections are simply not enough to communicate all the intricacies within the project. We create these 3d representative drawings to help visually [...]
About a year ago we announced that we were now able to create “Marketing Plans” for our clients. How is this beneficial for you, you may ask? Using these marketing plans that we are able to create you will be able to communicate the layout of a space and its potential to your prospective [...]