Advanced BIM tips and tricks for architecture firms

Building Information Modelling (BIM) can be extremely beneficial for architecture firms. Once the basics have been mastered and BIM has been successfully integrated, you can use these more advanced tips and tricks to really get the most from your software. Keep your...

How BIM can benefit facilities managers

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is often misunderstood by facilities managers and is therefore not utilised to its full extent. BIM is required on UK public sector projects as a mandatory component and is also gaining momentum globally. Therefore, the sooner your...

Creating custom appearances in SolidWorks

Custom appearances allow you to add texture and colour to your models and can be used in various ways to assist the design process, in addition to making your designs look more realistic. SolidWorks offers around 490 appearances in assorted categories, including wood,...

Large assembly SolidWorks tips and tricks

When working with SolidWorks, large assembly can prove challenging, especially for computers that are a little slower. If you’re looking for some tips and tricks to improve the performance of your computer, while maintaining all the functionality you have come...