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BIM maturity levels


Building Information Modeling (BIM) maturity levels range from Level 0-3 and beyond, defining what criteria are required to be deemed BIM-compliant.

The UK maturity model (pictured below), developed by Mark Bew and Mervyn Richards, has been a useful diagram to understand the BIM maturity levels.

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See what's new on Tekla Campus!


If you’ve visited Tekla Campus recently, you might have noticed the fresh new look! In addition to the redesign, the entire user journey has been streamlined to allow better navigation of the site. We also have completely new lessons for use with the latest Tekla Structures 2018i version to enhance active learning.

Redesigned with a streamlined user journey in mind

All the beautiful...

Release of Tekla Structures Learning 2018i


The second main version of Tekla Structures Learning edition in 2018 is now available on Tekla Campus. Here are some of the highlights.

A more productive modeling experience

In Tekla Structures 2018i, customization tools for ribbon, property pane, and user-defined commands have been completely redesigned so that you can choose the working methods that best suit you while having more...

Student design competitions in Russia and CIS


Every year there are quite a few design competitions organized all around the world in different countries for architectural and structural engineering students. This year Trimble Solutions Corporation, the Tekla product family developer, has been a partner in two student competitions in Russia and CIS.

Steel2Real in Russia

In the...

LOD and Constructability


You may have heard the terms like LOD 100, LOD 300 or even LOD 400 from time to time. What is LOD and the meaning of those numbers? Here are some basics about LOD and constructability for you.

In the world of Building Information Modeling (BIM), LOD stands for Level of Detail or Level of Development. As a common reference in the standards published on the...

Winner of Tekla BIM Awards Student Category, 2018


This year, the Tekla Global BIM Awards Competition, Student Category received an influx of entries from all over the world. The winners of the local competitions were announced in the Spring in the following regions:

Local competition in the regions of our channel partner Construsoft , which covers many European...

Release of Tekla Structures Learning 2018


Great news for our students and educators! The new 2018 version of Tekla Structures Learning is available for download now ! The latest version offers faster 3D modeling process, better drawing production and control over changes. The workflow from design and analysis to detailing and fabrication is smoother.


Vote for your favorite Tekla Global BIM Awards student project now!


The biennial Tekla Global BIM Awards competition has received many submittals from Tekla Campus users as well as from regional BIM Awards competitions in 2017 and 2018. Now it is time for you to vote for your favorite project to win the Global final!

Go to this website to check all the projects in Student Projects -tab and vote...

Did you know these 3 things about Tekla Structures?


Learning the right software can speed up your chances for landing the job you want. For example, companies use Tekla Structures on projects like Burj Khalifa in Dubai,...

6 Things every structural engineering student must know


Any student of structural engineering has a desire to understand how structures are built and how they will react to environmental challenges like wind, earthquakes, floods and deterioration. But knowing your trade is not everything - here are six things needed for designing a successful engineering career.

1. Core knowledge in key academics

Like physics, mathematics and cognitive...