Ceramic Tile Retailer/Wholesaler Cuts Losses, Expands Business with Industry Specific ERP Software

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Early on at Tilemaster, Holten moved company accounting from paper ledgers to the computer, where Vigilant point of sale and inventory control software helped Holten control his business for over 20 years.

Autodesk Announces Free Design Software for Schools Worldwide

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

The post Autodesk Announces Free Design Software for Schools Worldwide appeared first on Freshome.com. Ideas Autodesk free apps Autodesk free software News Design students everywhere, did you know your creative efforts have just been given a boost? Autodesk, Inc.

Innovative Visualization Software Helps Assess Performance of Indoor Natural Light

The A to Z of Building

OCUVIS, a visualization software created by an EPFL spin-off proposed to be launched shortly, enables architects to replicate 3D models of buildings to evaluate the performance of natural light

Innovative VITRUV Software Simplifies Security Planning for Urban Areas

The A to Z of Building

Software identifies and analyzes specific risks, quantifies damages and For the first time, security aspects regarding urban planning have already been taken into account during the design phase.

Computer Chip Inspires Design of Software Company’s Toronto Office

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

That was the starting point behind the Toronto, Canada, offices of MacPaw , a software developer based in Kiev, Ukraine, designed by Baraban + Design Studio. The post Computer Chip Inspires Design of Software Company’s Toronto Office appeared first on Freshome.com.

LP Building Products Introduces New LP SolidStart Design Software

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LP Building Products recently launched their new LP® SolidStart™ Design software, a single-member sizing solution that allows users to size floor and roof joists, beams, columns and studs

ORNL Offers Automated Calibration Software for Building Efficiency Studies as Open Source Code

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A set of automated calibration techniques for tuning residential and commercial building energy efficiency software models to match measured data is now available as an open source code.

Allan Block Upgrades Design Software for Segmental Retaining Walls

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Allan Block has released a large upgrade to their design software for segmental retaining walls. AB Wall Design Software is a comprehensive design tool which outputs professional quality construction

Laser Products, Northwood Designs Partner on Slabsmith™

Stone Update

Agreement consolidates sales, support of stone slab-management software. Featured Company News

Granta Design Announces New Training Program for Material Software Users to Develop Expertise

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Granta Design today announced a new training program that will enable thousands of people who use its materials software to develop their skills and to become certified users.

Forecast Report on Building Energy Management Software Market

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In the period to 2019, the building energy management software market will grow at an annual rate of up to 15%, according to independent analyst firm Verdantix, but the market is complex and growth

Belgian Building Research Institute Uses FFT Actran Software to Validate Acoustic Prediction Formula

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MSC Software Corporation, a global leader in helping product manufacturers to advance their engineering methods with simulation software and services, today announced that The Belgian Building

On Center Software Introduces Cloud-based End-to-End Solution for Construction Industry

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A new generation of construction professionals demands a turnkey solution to meet the industry’s rapidly growing needs, and On Center Software has answered the call with Oasis: the first step

BLANCO Partners with 2020

Stone Update

Sinks, faucets will be part of kitchen-design software. Featured Company Insider News

Hexagon Unveils Enterprise Construction Management Software Solution to Alleviate Cost Overruns and Delays

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Hexagon AB, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, today announced the launch of HxGN SMART

Architectural Ceramic Looks Back at the Best of 2015

Architectural Ceramics

Architectural Ceramics Top 5 Moments of 2015: The Launch of Salesforce Software at ACI to Improve Customer Experience.

Today’s asset purchase could turn into tomorrow’s tax break

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If your business is in need of office equipment, computer software or perhaps an HVAC system, the purchase you make today could provide you with a tax break tomorrow — or, more specifically, when you’re ready to file your 2016 taxes. CTDA Wants You To Know. CTDA Home | Contact Us.

ETemplate Wins StoneExpo Tech Award

Stone Update

Templating software gets Technology of the Year honors in Las Vegas. Featured Company News

Bostik, Artaic Combine on Mosaic Design

Stone Update

Installation-solutions and CAD hardware/software companies will show high-tech solutions next month in Boston. Featured Industry News


Ceramics of Italy

Sophisticated software will be used to automatically control and manage plants, humanoid robots and LGVs (Laser Guided Vehicles). The new Florim factory has been opened in the heart of the Italian ceramic district, in Fiorano Modenese: a 4.0 plant that sets unprecedented standards in the field of industrial innovation. A hub of technology and automation that covers an area of 48,000 square metres (next to the institutional headquarters) and is preparing to open its doors for Cersaie 2018.

SkySite Releases New Upgrades to ProjectLink App for Active Construction Projects

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an industry-leading software developer for construction professionals and facilities managers, today announced a release of several powerful new features for ProjectLink, the SkySite, Inc.,

People Power Launches Presence Security Home Monitoring Service Featuring GreenPeak Technology

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GreenPeak Technologies, one of the world’s leading low power RF semiconductor companies, announced that People Power, an award winning software company offering cloud and mobile services, has

Earth Networks’ WeatherBug Home to Help Xfinity Home Customers Reduce Energy Costs

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Comcast announced today a partnership with Earth Networks’ WeatherBug® Home optimization software that will help Xfinity Home customers further reduce energy use and lower costs

Decorator On Demand: Inspired by Chard?

Decorator on Demand

I remembered that Jonathan Adler now has a "design your own" software for pillows and rugs, you can actually choose your own color combos, so the choices are endless.For instance here are my "Swiss Chard" colors in a pillow and fun rug. Pages. About Me. Services. Process. Input Form.

Construction Companies Planning to Move to Cloud Technology Solutions, Finds Survey

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On Center's Software's 2015 Construction Industry Survey found significant activity surrounding movement to cloud technologies, with integration, collaboration, communication and error

MIA Seeks Additional Staff for Technical Department


Must be familiar with and have a minimum level of fluency in Microsoft Office software and AutoCAD software. The MIA is seeking a person for the post of “technical advisor” (full-time) to join the MIA’s technical department (headed by Chuck Muehlbauer). Key components of the job and skills needed include: POSITION SUMMARY : Responsible for supporting the association’s technical and education programs.

HCSS to Award $50K in Scholarships to Interns in Construction Industry

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Construction software developer HCSS will be awarding a total of $50,000 in college scholarships to students in construction-related Submissions are now open for the 2016 Construction Intern Awards.

Gordian Partners with Vizient to Offer Efficient Construction Procurement Services

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Gordian, the leading provider of data, software and expertise for all stages of the construction lifecycle, announced today an exclusive agreement with Vizient, Inc., establishing the Accelerated

MiTek Announces Availability of New FWAN-TZ Foundation Wall Anchor in U.S.

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MiTek USA, a leading manufacturer of code-approved structural connectors, developer of software tools for structural design and product selection, and distributor of anchors, epoxy, tools, and safety


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For the 2016 show, Coverings has incorporated conference program sessions into its show floor activities, including live guided tours; curated presentations in the Social Media Lounge (Booth 4031), including a first-time Software Showcase which will feature demonstrations of technology and software solutions; and segment-focused roundtable conversations in the Appreciation Lounge (Booth 4448) and Contractor Lounge (Booth 8539).

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BuildingIQ’s Predictive Energy Optimization™ Platform to Power Xcel Energy’s Building Optimization Pilot Program

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BuildingIQ, a leading energy management software company, today announced that its Predictive Energy Optimization™ (PEO) platform will serve as the technology powering Xcel Energy’s

HCSS Launches Intern Awards Worth $22000 for College Scholarship to Students in Construction-Related Fields

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Construction estimating software developer HCSS has launched their Construction Intern Awards, in which they will be awarding a total of $22,000 in college scholarships to students in

PeerAssist's Field Work Order Tool to Accurately Track and Charge for Approved Field Changes

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The construction software company has now transferred the archaic paper process for tracking extra work orders in the field into a San Francisco based company PeerAssist is moving to the cloud.

Greenbuild 2015: Sefaira to Present Vision for Future of Building Design

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GREENBUILD BOOTH #3743 -- Sefaira, the leader in software for high-performance building design, will today present its vision for the future of building design at the opening of Greenbuild 2015.

Tile Industry 2013: Primed for Recovery, Part 2

CTDA's Tiledealer Blog

based Dancik International, a 27-year-old, 44-employee software firm specializing in ceramic tile, flooring and natural stone products, is also predicting growth. For years, software companies like Dancik’s have had distributors tell them, “You don’t know how technologically behind my customers are.” At Dancik, we are involved heavily in optimizing all of our software for tablets and mobile devices.”. By Jeffrey Steele.

BuildingIQ Technology Selected by the U.S. GSA for Green Proving Ground Program

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BuildingIQ, a leading energy management software company, today announced that its technology has been chosen by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) for its Green Proving Ground Program

Dassault Systèmes Announces Launch of New Industry Solution Experience for AEC Companies

The A to Z of Building

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced the launch of the

Selling Your Home? These Real Estate Photo Tips Will Help Your Home Look Its Best

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

These days, most computers come with basic editing software. When you’re selling your home , taking good photos is crucial. After all, your photos will serve as potential buyers’ first impression of the property.

UPS Commences Construction on New Technology Center in New Jersey

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The facility will serve as a new location for software developers, designers and other technology UPS today announced construction of a new global technology development center in Parsippany, NJ.

BuildingIQ’s Australian Technology Park Installation Wins National Energy Efficiency Industry Award

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BuildingIQ, a leading energy management software company, today announced that it has been named a winner in the 2014 National Energy Efficiency Industry Awards for its installation in the Australian

Coatings Estimator Tool Closes Fire Safety Gap

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The software in the new Firetex Design Estimator 2.0 A fire design estimation tool is offering a new calculated solution to the issues of fire engineering safety. from Sherwin-Williams offers the

Building Robotics’ +Comfy Expands Occupant Experience of Building Systems via Single Unified Interface

The A to Z of Building

Building Robotics, a software company that is revolutionizing the way people interact with buildings, today announced the launch of a new ecosystem of technologies to improve people's daily lives

Sales Simplicity Receives Constructech’s Gold Vision Award for 13th Time

The A to Z of Building

Sales Simplicity Software, the widely acknowledged leader in CRM, sales automation, dynamic content management, and reporting for the home builder and real-estate sectors, today announced that it has