AEC Technology Updates, Spring 2013

This article features the latest updates from AEC technology vendors, comprising both updates to existing products as well as new solutions. These include the latest versions of the IntelliCAD-based BIM applications for architectural and MEP design, IDEA and FINE-MEP, from 4M; the latest developments from Newforma; the results of the survey on collaboration that Aconex conducted on AECbytes a few months ago; a preview of the upcoming release of Trelligence Affinity, version 7.2; and overviews of GTeam, a web-based 2D and 3D data management and collaboration solution from Gehry Technologies, PopIcon Software, a set of productivity-enhancing tools for Revit, and cado, an upcoming CAD app for the iPad.