While on vacation, I will not provide my typical commentary today but will resume my posting on Construction Advisor Today next week. Meanwhile, I would like to share a report highlighting recent WPL Publishing webinars, presented by experts in the field of design and construction contracts, scheduling and weather planning.
Tekla Inc., through its Education Program, has equipped Middle Tennessee State University's (MTSU) Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program with Tekla's complete suite of 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM) software, Tekla Structures. The software will be available to every student and professor and is expected to become an integral part of course work.
The new CityCenter, billed as an "unprecedented urban metropolis" in Las Vegas, is considered one of the world's largest sustainable developments.
The 18-million-square-foot urban resort is slated to receive a combination of gold and silver LEED ratings from the U.S. Green Building Council. Among the structures included in the development are hotels, residences, restaurants, and retail and public spaces.