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Why Universities Leverage Laser Scanning and BIM for their Campuses

By Jared Curtis on May 20, 2020 10:14:00 AM

Finding your way around a big university campus is notoriously tricky. To make campuses less intimidating and easier to navigate, schools have been creating interactive 3D maps for students and visitors. The most accurate and effective way to do this is by using building information modeling (BIM) documentation and laser scanning. It’s no surprise major institutions like Tufts University regularly leverage this technology.

Topics: Existing Conditions BIM Reality Capture
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Who Can Benefit From BIM?

By Jared Curtis on May 13, 2020 10:11:00 AM

You can’t go far in the AEC or CRE industries without hearing about the power of BIM and its many uses. In fact, there are numerous industries who utilize and benefit from BIM (building information modeling)  every single day. In the 20+ years since Existing Conditions was founded, we have worked with top architectural and engineering firms, academic facilities, real estate companies, building owners, and builders.

Topics: Existing Conditions BIM Reality Capture
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The Uses of Laser Scanning within Real Estate and Beyond

By Jared Curtis on May 6, 2020 10:08:00 AM

Laser scanning and building information modeling turn the physical into the digital. They provide you with incredibly powerful tools and data with benefits that extend to nearly every industry. As you might have guessed, the uses of laser scanning can be particularly useful in the real estate industry. 

Topics: Existing Conditions BIM Reality Capture
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What are the Benefits of Building Information Modeling?

By Jared Curtis on May 3, 2020 10:03:00 AM

For more than two decades, Existing Conditions has been providing existing conditions  building surveys, 3D laser scanning, and building information modeling (BIM) throughout the public, private, and non-profit sectors. Once you’ve had the power of BIM working at your advantage, it’s easy to see why it’s relied on for such sensitive and important data. 

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What is 3D Laser Scanning?

By Jared Curtis on May 2, 2020 9:57:20 AM

This is one of the most frequently asked questions we get from our new clients. With more than 20 years of experience in the building information industry, we are your go-to source for getting the answers - and solutions - you need.

Topics: Existing Conditions BIM Reality Capture
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The Five Most Requested Existing Conditions Drawings for Architects

By Jared Curtis on May 2, 2020 9:51:21 AM

Existing Conditions provides architects with situational awareness and empower them with the confidence to make smart decisions. Depending on the scope of a project, an architect may request a variety of existing conditions/as-built drawings. 

Topics: Existing Conditions BIM Reality Capture