New Software Features Provide Greater Flexibility and Creativity with Point Cloud Engines in Autodesk Revit Architecture Suite 2012
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 24, 2011 — Rand Worldwide (OTCBB: RWWI), a global leader in providing technology solutions to organizations with engineering design and information technology requirements, announced that its IMAGINiT Technologies division has today launched the new Scan to BIM™ 2012 ( http://imaginit.com/scantobim) software for the Autodesk Revit 2012 platform.
This new downloadable version is re-engineered specifically to support the new point cloud engine in Autodesk Revit 2012 software. Highly sought-after features such as the ability to create Revit geometry from the point cloud and analyze any differences between the user’s model and the point cloud will continue to provide users with both productivity and quality assurances.
“We’re proud to say that by listening to customer requests and harnessing the capabilities of the new Revit 2012 platform, our development team has improved the already robust Scan to BIM software,” says Matt Mason, Director, Software Development, IMAGINiT Technologies. “We continue to work hard to implement new features which will provide additional benefits for Revit users.”
Additional tools to assist the overall Scan to BIM process include the ability to create:
- 3D walls from the point clouds;
- Piping and ductwork (Revit MEP only);
- Construction geometry;
- Embedded curtain walls;
- Automatic section placement and 3D views;
- Slab deformations.
Scan to BIM 2012 is designed specifically for the Autodesk Revit 2012 products (Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk Revit Structure and Autodesk Revit MEP software) and includes specific features for architects engineers, contractors and survey providers.
Availability & Pricing
Scan to BIM 2012 is $2,495 (USD) per seat and will be available for download in mid-April. An optional maintenance subscription covering technical support and future upgrades costs US$495 (USD) per seat, per year. For more information contact IMAGINiT Technologies at 800-356-9050.
About IMAGINiT Technologies
IMAGINiT Technologies ( imaginit.com), a division of Rand Worldwide, advances the way architects and engineers design, develop, and manage projects. Customers of this leading professional services and technology company include organizations in the building, infrastructure, manufacturing and facilities management industries. Fortune 500 and Engineering News Record’s Top 100 organizations work with IMAGINiT Technologies to gain competitive advantages through expert technology consulting, implementation, training, and support services. As one of the world’s largest integrators of Autodesk 3D design and engineering software, the team leverages unrivalled industry experience to design systems that accelerate innovation while improving project quality and profitability. For more information visit imaginit.com or rand.com.
Rand Worldwide is a trademark or registered trademark of Rand IMAGINiT Technologies Inc. and/or Rand A Technology Corporation in the US and/or other countries.
IMAGINiT Technologies Company Contact
Chantale Marchand, +1 (508) 663-1411
Public Relations Contact
Cross Border Communications
Cyrus Mavalwala, +1 (416) 848-1885