This whitepaper from Symetri looks at steel connections from a fresh perspective. It proposes that structural steel connections are more than simply a matter of connecting beams to beams, and beams to columns. They should represent not just physical ...Read more
Microdesk has become Symetri
In March 2022, Microdesk was acquired by Symetri. Part of the Addnode Group, Symetri is one of Europe’s leading providers of digital BIM, product design and lifecycle solutions.
Whilst our US operations will continue to operate as Microdesk for the remainder of this year, in the UK we have now become Symetri, operating as one company since the beginning of April 2022. Please rest assured its business as usual for us and your service experience will not be impacted.
In April 2022, the UK government’s Building Safety Bill received Royal Assent making it the Building Safety Act . This legislation creates a significant change for the whole sector - from construction businesses and building owners and operators thro ...Read more
In this guide we'll focus on Naviate , our plug-in for Revit, which helps architects improve and simplify your Revit workflows and increase control of your data.Read more
The Symetri annual survey of training needs Symetri is committed to having regular dialogue with customers. We believe that the process of sharing views and insights, whenever the moment is right, is of benefit to both parties.Read more
Building Information Modelling (BIM): Adoption and implementation for Local AuthoritiesRead more
How Building Information Modelling (BIM) is to shape the delivery of Infrastructure Projects Leading to 2030
Looking back at the lead up to the April 2016 UK Government BIM mandate, a lot of what was defined was clearly very ambitious, however with technology still catching up, challenging to achieve. The difference now is software capability and hardware c ...Read more
Architects and Engineers have a strong dependency on the technology that fundamentally underpins the design process. However, it has been recognised within the industry that there are limitations within the most commonly used software suites such as ...Read more
Symetri’s guide on the digital requirements of the Building & Fire Safety Acts, and the BS8644-1 Digital Management of Fire Safety Information StandardRead more
What is a Digital Twin and what does it mean for the AEC industry? Digital Twins is a topic area that is being discussed more frequently across the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry with increasing excitement. However, there r ...Read more