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New London office for Fulcro

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Fulcro has opened a new office in Blackfriars, London. The larger space gives Fulcro’s growing team greater capacity to deliver projects to clients in the London area. Louise Kelly, BIM Manager said: “We’re excited to be in our new office. The central location is ideal for supporting and collaborating with our clients and partners.” Fulcro has several offices throughout the UK. The latest addition is in ...

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Fulcro Engineering Services aquires Cadnet, a UK based BIM consultancy

CADNET aligns with Fulcro’s core business of providing digital prototyping and construction detailing solutions to the global construction industry using BIM, 3D/4D digital prototypes and design detailing. Ben Haldin, Managing Director, Fulcro Engineering Services stated:“We are delighted to have the CADNET team onboard. By combining forces we can draw on each other’s skills to give our customers enhanced quality, faster delivery and greater value”. Colin Williams, CADNET founder added:“The acquisition will...

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Smart business cards – one of the 7 tech trends to watch in construction

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In a recent interview with Construction News, Fulcro’s Dr. Max Mallia-Parfitt spoke to reporter, Jack Simpson about our smart business cards. According to Construction News these cards are one of the technology trends to watch out for in 2016.Smart Business Cards ‘Gone are the days when business cards were limited to exchanging mere contact details. Now construction workers can carry their whole project back catalogue in their wallet, all on the back of a business card.UK-based Coins and Fulcro have used the...

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Modular project built without construction drawings

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Tim Bates, Head of Coins:Fulcro, recently featured in The BIM Hub™, an online resource for BIM professionals.  In his article Tim looked at why our client, FC Modular in the USA, doesn’t use construction drawings…Roger Krulak, Senior VP for Modular Construction at Forest City Ratner Companies, visited the UK in October and gave a presentation at the...

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Louise Kelly interviewed by BIM Ireland

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Louise Kelly, our London based BIM manager recently did an interview with BIM Ireland, an Irish Building magazine produced in association with CitA.In their BIM people series the magazine invites experts within the industry to share their views and...

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Fulcro client presents the world's tallest volumetric modular building

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We have been very privileged to have our client, Roger Krulak, Senior VP for Modular Construction at Forest City Ratner Companies in New York, accept our invitation to visit the UK to give a presentation showcasing the processes and technology used to design and construct the world's tallest volumetric modular building located in Brooklyn, New York.Roger’s presentation at Digital Construction Week (DCW), covered the benefits of modular construction and in particular how Fulcro is a key...

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Join us at Digital Construction Week

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Digital Construction Week (DCW) is a brand new event for the architecture, engineering and construction (AECO) industries and the Building Information Modelling (BIM) community. We will be taking part in the Digital Construction Show, a two-day event, at the Business Design Centre, London, which will be the centrepiece of the week’s activities. It will showcase...

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Dr Maxwell Mallia-Parfitt brings world-leading virtual reality experience to Fulcro

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Fulcro has recently appointed Dr Maxwell Mallia-Parfitt to capitalise on his research expertise in the use of fully immersive Virtual Reality in the Construction sector.His experience visualising large infrastructure projects, such as Crossrail’s Whitechapel site, enables Fulcro to deploy the latest Virtual Reality technology in the delivery of projects. This appointment means Fulcro can provide access to model data efficiently using virtual reality technology for tasks such as; design review, vendor briefing and scheduling tasks.Dr...

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Smart cities: data led city management and control

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Part of the Emerging Technology for the Built Environment series from our partner Coins. Smart Cities integrate the “Internet of Things” (IoT) in combination with other intelligent devices to provide a higher quality of life and enhance competitiveness. ...

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Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV): advanced materials for construction

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Part of the Emerging Technology for the Built Environment series from our partner Coins. The days of seeing solar photovoltaic modules mounted on the rooftop of buildings are numbered - why mount them on the building when you can integrate them directly into the construction material itself? Photovoltaic solar cells, which convert...

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Smart windows: enhancing the energy efficiency of buildings

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Part of the Emerging Technology for the Built Environment series from our partner Coins. Smart windows can dynamically change the tinting of glass to control the amount of light/heat that enters a building. They can also be used to create on-demand private spaces for offices. The market is being driven forward by the need for energy savings, as well as the...

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Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEBs): Building the future

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Part of the Emerging Technology for the Built Environment series  from our partner Coins. Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEBs) aim to reduce the carbon footprint by generating as much energy as they consume. Government legislation has made green buildings a priority, ensuring an increased market share of NZEBs in the buildings of the future. ...

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Fulcro take guests on virtual tour of 'Block W5 South' Regent Street development

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Fulcro gave guests at the topping out ceremony of 'Block W5 South' Regent Street, part of the Crown Estates £1 billion Regent Street development programme, a virtual tour of the completed project using its Building Information Model(BIM) and virtual reality headset. Fulcro is part of the project team working on the W5 redevelopment and celebrated topping out alongside the wider team and clients, The Crown Estates,...

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Fulcro, partner in consortium awarded £22.1 millon government home-building grant

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Fulcro is one of 22 partners in a consortium, led by global engineering and construction company Laing O’Rourke that has been awarded a £22.1 million grant by The Department for Business Innovation and Skills, as part of its Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI). Fulcro’s role in the consortium, which was set up in 2014, is to provide design support and consultancy. ...

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Investment in virtual design

Investment in Virtual Design IN THE NEWS The Construction Executive online e news reported 10.08.14: Recognising the benefit that BIM and digital prototyping can provide to the construction industry, Construction Industry Solutions (COINS) has invested in a BIM-enabled virtual design and construction services company, Fulcro Engineering Services. The acquisition combines the development of software and the application of 3-D digital...

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