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Virtual modelling

Journal article

Assessment of the role of lean construction practices in environmental sustainability

The construction industry has been identified as an industry that can help in the achievement of environmental sustainability. The results of this study reveals that respondents are of the opinion that adoption of Lean Construction Practices (LCPs) in building can help in the achievement of...

Negotiating sound performance and advanced manufacturing in complex architectural design modelling

This chapter details a project that explores the design application and advanced construction of highly custom architecture for tuning architectural shape and surfaces to manage sound in open work areas.

What construction jobs will look like when robots can build things

By 2034/35, almost 20% of Australians (6.2 million) are projected to be aged 65 or over. One sector already feeling the impact of the ageing population is construction. In Queensland, the number of construction workers aged 55 and over increased from 8% of full-time workers...

Global passport through co-integration of construction immersive environments

The delivery of construction projects is undergoing a major shift internationally with increasing utilisation of advanced information technologies. Increasingly in practice, immersive technology is being utilised to blur the lines between the physical world and the virtual world to design, visualise, simulate, deliver and manage...