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  1. Content type: Research

    The digital process of Building Information Modeling (BIM) involves the creation and modification of CAD-based building models. The complexity of such models has been increasing steadily within the last few ye...

    Authors: Andre Vonthron, Christian Koch and Markus König

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2018 6:2

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  2. Content type: Research

    Settlements induced by tunneling in inner urban areas can easily damage above ground structures. This already has to be considered in early planning of tunneling routes. Assessing the risk of damages to struct...

    Authors: Marcel Neuhausen, Markus Obel, Alexander Martin, Peter Mark and Markus König

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2018 6:1

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  3. Content type: Research

    This paper explores the potential for using remotely sensed data from a combination of commercial and open-sources, to improve the functionality, accuracy of energy-use calculations and visualisation of carbon...

    Authors: Nashwan Dawood, Huda Dawood, Sergio Rodriguez-Trejo and Michael Crilly

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:22

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    Within the current organization of design activities it is difficult to fully realize the potential of BIM (Building Information Modelling). In BIM processes, it is necessary to identify and exchange the speci...

    Authors: Charles-Edouard Tolmer, Christophe Castaing, Youssef Diab and Denis Morand

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:21

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  5. Content type: Research

    Technological developments and globalized working processes have transformed the building process. However, current digital semantic building models no longer adequately represent the increasing complexity of ...

    Authors: Johannes Roith, Christoph Langenhan and Frank Petzold

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:20

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  6. Content type: Research

    Lighting simulation tools are extending the functionality of Building Information Modeling (BIM) authoring software applications to support the lighting design analysis of buildings. Although such tools enable...

    Authors: Worawan Natephra, Ali Motamedi, Tomohiro Fukuda and Nobuyoshi Yabuki

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:19

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  7. Content type: Review

    Injuries and fatalities resulting from work place accidents remain a global concern within the construction and engineering sectors. Education and training of personnel are two of the primary approaches for es...

    Authors: Mohamad Kassem, Leila Benomran and Jochen Teizer

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:16

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  8. Content type: Research

    The construction industry is responsible for 50% of the solid waste generated worldwide. Governments around the world formulate legislation and regulations concerning recycling and re-using building materials,...

    Authors: Xin Janet Ge, Peter Livesey, Jun Wang, Shoudong Huang, Xiangjian He and Chengqi Zhang

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:13

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  9. Content type: Research

    Offshore oil and gas platforms generally have a lifetime of 30 to 40 years, and platform decommissioning is a major issue because many of the existing offshore oil and gas platforms are reaching the end of the...

    Authors: Jack C. P. Cheng, Yi Tan, Yongze Song, Xin Liu and Xiangyu Wang

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:12

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  10. Content type: Research

    The effective 3D manipulation, comprehension, and control of 3D objects on computers are well-established lasting problems, which include a display aspect, a control aspect, and a spatial coupling between cont...

    Authors: Chao-Chung Yang, Shih-Chung Jessy Kang, Hsiang-Wen Yang and Tzong-Hann Wu

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:9

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  11. Content type: Case study

    This paper reports on a case study of the use of visualization of geospatial data that is distributed across data sets and requires integration over time and space to aid decision makers. Like many State Highw...

    Authors: Jojo France-Mensah, William J. O’Brien, Nabeel Khwaja and Loyl C. Bussell

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:7

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  12. Content type: Research

    Islamic architectural history encompasses a substantial amount of information that needs to be categorized and digitally modeled so it can be utilized proficiently in the design phases of any project that seek...

    Authors: Ayad K. Almaimani and Nawari O. Nawari

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:6

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  13. Content type: Research

    The concept of building information management (BIM) is based on its holistic nature. This idea pays off, if all relevant information is fused into one consistent data set. As a consequence, the completeness o...

    Authors: Ulrich Krispel, Henrik Leander Evers, Martin Tamke and Torsten Ullrich

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:4

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  14. Content type: Research

    The pace of diffusion of BIM (Building Information Modelling) use is considered to increase with governmental initiatives in which public clients in countries like Finland, Singapore, United Kingdom, and Swede...

    Authors: Petra Bosch-Sijtsema, Anders Isaksson, Martin Lennartsson and Henrik C. J. Linderoth

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2017 5:3

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  15. Content type: Review

    Today, the architectural, engineering, construction, and operation (AECO) industry is motivated to employ graduates educated about Building Information Modeling (BIM) tools, techniques, and processes, which he...

    Authors: Amarnath Chegu Badrinath, Yun‐Tsui Chang and Shang‐Hsien Hsieh

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:9

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  16. Content type: CASE STUDY

    Marine radar simulator is a useful approach endorsed by International Maritime Organization (IMO) to train the seafarers on how to operate marine radar equipment and use marine radar equipment for positioning ...

    Authors: Shuguang Ji, Zhang Zhang, Hongbiao Yang, Dan Liu and Rapinder Sawhney

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:8

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  17. Content type: Research

    The accurate, efficient and economical monitoring of settlements caused by tunnel boring machines, especially in regions of particular interest such as critical inner city areas, has become an important aspect...

    Authors: Steffen Schindler, Felix Hegemann, Christian Koch, Markus König and Peter Mark

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:7

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  18. Content type: Research

    Project archives are becoming increasingly large and complex. On construction projects in particular, the increasing amount of information and the increasing complexity of its structure make searching and expl...

    Authors: Keyun Hu, Sheryl Staub-French, Melanie Tory and Madhav Prasad Nepal

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:6

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  19. Content type: Case study

    Facility management (FM) is an important phase in the building lifecycle. Although building information modeling (BIM) technology has been widely used in the design and construction phase, efforts to transfer ...

    Authors: Wan-Li Lee, Meng-Han Tsai, Cheng-Hsuan Yang, Jhih-Ren Juang and Jui-Yu Su

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:5

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  20. Content type: Research

    One school of thought argues that the Traditional Chinese Private Garden's (TCPG) primary spatial property is that it features both freestanding buildings in space, and spaces freely positions in the landscape...

    Authors: Rongrong Yu, Ning Gu and Michael Ostwald

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:4

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  21. Content type: Research

    Nowadays wind energy is becoming increasingly significant in the planning, development and growth of new electricity supply systems. Special attention has been given to land-based turbines for ensuring the eff...

    Authors: Laura Alvarez-Anton, Manuel Koob, Joaquin Diaz and Jens Minnert

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:3

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  22. Content type: Review

    Over the past few years, the application of camera-equipped Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for visually monitoring construction and operation of buildings, bridges, and other types of civil infrastructure sys...

    Authors: Youngjib Ham, Kevin K. Han, Jacob J Lin and Mani Golparvar-Fard

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2016 4:1

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  23. Content type: Research

    Maintaining an up-to-date record of the number, type, location, and condition of high-quantity low-cost roadway assets such as traffic signs is critical to transportation inventory management systems. While, d...

    Authors: Vahid Balali, Armin Ashouri Rad and Mani Golparvar-Fard

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2015 3:15

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  24. Content type: Research

    Wayfinding is an exceedingly complicated cognitive process, especially in complex environments such as hospitals, shopping centers and airports. Inhabitants of such large environments can become lost very easi...

    Authors: Mi Jeong Kim, Xiangyu Wang, Sooyeon Han and Ying Wang

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2015 3:14

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  25. Content type: Research article

    In recent years, the population structure in Taiwan has changed so dramatically. Based on concerns of social welfare issues, Taiwanese government began to seek principles for assessment of disability. After se...

    Authors: Wei-Fen Hsieh, Lieu-Hen Chen, Hao-Ming Hung, Eri Sato-Shimokawara, Yasufumi Takama, Toru Yamaguchi, Eric Hsiao-Kuang Wu and Yu-Wei Chen

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2015 3:11

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  26. Content type: Research article

    The architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry lacks a framework for capturing, managing, and exchanging project, product, and social information over the lifecycle of a building. The current to...

    Authors: Moumita Das, Jack CP Cheng and Srinath S Kumar

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2015 3:8

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  27. Content type: Research article

    Demand response (DR) is referred to programs designed to manage and control electric loads. DR represents one of the vital tools utilized in power distribution networks to improve network efficiency. Effective...

    Authors: Michael Negnevitsky and Koon Wong

    Citation: Visualization in Engineering 2015 3:7

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