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Celebrate the holidays, Open BIM Style


Celebrate the holidays, open BIM style. We are decorating our homes, offices and even cranes for the season, so why leave the models plain? The fellow Trimble company SketchUp’s 3D Warehouse offers an extensive range of decoration in IFC format and thus ready...

Tekla Account has changed into Trimble Identity


Tekla Account has changed into Trimble Identity. Your login with Tekla Campus just got upgraded. To take advantage of this new login, you will need to click on the "Activate Identity" link you received in your inbox. If you did not receive this email, you may request one by clicking on the "Forget Password" link on the login page.

What does this mean?

Users benefit by having one...

Sun-powered graffiti


Graffiti is typically writing or images scribbled or sprayed on a wall for public display. Regarded as either vandalism or increasingly as art, graffiti displays someone's ideology, thoughts and street style. Daku, a street artist from India, took graffiti to the next level using steel, the sun, and a wall as his canvas.

Imagine a building with a mural of words on the wall. Now imagine...

University of Cambridge students take on new research challenges


University of Cambridge students take on new research challenges. In the past issue of "The Future Engineer" we pondered the idea of how to know if one should go to grad school. Now let's take a look into the life and studies of grad students. One of the benefits of grad school is the ability to engage with industry professionals on research topics that will improve industry workflows and...

What's your favorite project?


What's your favorite project? Last month we shared 7 of the top Tekla Global BIM Award 2016 projects with our students on Tekla Campus and asked them to recognize there favorite. Not surprisingly our student winners from Lodz University of Technology once again received the highest praise. With 33% of the votes, its safe to say these budding students are on their way to becoming successful AEC...

Delivering LOD Correctly Brings Success


Delivering LOD correctly brings success. Students continue your journey into the AECO industry by taking advantage of these free online pre-recorded webinars. Learn about LOD and how using the Tekla model, can improve performance and efficiency in delivering the project.

Tekla Webinar : "Why delivering LOD 'the Right Way' brings success to both clients & contractors".


October "Invite a Friend" Winner Announced


We appreciate our students! Thank you to all who shared the word and invited their friends to join our community.

Our winner for the month of October was Ahteshamuddin Mulla a student from AGMR College of Engineering & Technology . Ahteshamuddin will recieve a free Trimble multi-use backpack, a "Master" invite badge to showcase in his profile and gain exposure as our Student...

Should you study for a higher degree?


You know what can change lives? Studying. That’s where you start to define your career by learning the skills you need on your chosen path, and it does have an effect on the way you see the world, too.

But what is enough of studying? If you plan a future as a drafter or a CAD technician, the answer is different from what it would be for an aspiring construction project manager or...

What makes great BIM? Get inspiration from the best projects of 2016


Tekla Global BIM Awards is an annual competition for projects that are pushing the boundaries of BIM to create the world’s most impressive structural designs. You may already know the student awards, but there is more – it’s time to get to know the very top of construction.

In 2016, well over 200 projects participated to the local Tekla BIM awards around the world, and over 70 local...

China Education Road Show


Students from around China took part in the Tekla Software China Education Road Show. The event included 5 days of presentations hosted by 5 different universities & colleges throughout China. Over 200 budding construction minded students took part in the event learning about BIM, Construction Management, constructability and the future of the industry. Stops in the roadshow included...