Why Should You Print BIM Files in Full Color?

Posted by Donnie Schopp on Tue, Feb 18, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

Architectural design is something that is constantly evolving. One ever-changing aspect, that has completely redefined the design-build process, is BIM software (Building Information Modeling).

This is achieved through a variety of different software applications, all of which promote the absence of paper.

But, there are still plenty of opportunities where companies need to print construction plans - and color is absolutely crucial when printing 3D BIM Images. 

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Increase Productivity With Color Construction Documents

Posted by Kevin Vaughan on Fri, Jan 24, 2020 @ 02:30 PM

Despite incredible advances in technology, the construction industry remains one of the most inefficient enterprises in the nation concerning labor productivity. (Source: Census Bureau, BLS).


The primary reason for this is because many mistakes are made as a result of information not being communicated clearly. So, how can one improve both communication and efficiency? Besides migrating to more digital platforms, one simple change is to shift the company’s workflow from black/white plans to color construction documents.


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How to pick a plotter

Posted by Kevin Vaughan on Fri, Aug 27, 2010 @ 08:23 PM

Self Questions To Ask to Pick a Plotter


I often get asked, "What is the best way to pick out a plotter?" That is the type of question that would result in 100 different answers if you asked 100 different people. For instance, you'll find that there are many users who are loyal to a particular brand. A few years ago, you could throw a rock and hit any random HP Designjet out there. But, the market has changed and there many more choices--further exasperating the decision making process. 

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