Peter Mann

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Let’s forget the three letters in BIM!

Take a step back from the hype, spin and lies to concentrate on only the “I”. It does not matter whether we call it “information” or “data” these are facts plan and simple. The cumulative effect of capturing facts is the development of knowledge and as we all know knowledge is power. So let’s forget …

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CodeBook AutoDesk University 2013 (AU 13)

CodeBook AutoDesk University 2013 (AU 13) AutoDesk University always seems a long time coming then it’s upon you, you’re in the middle of it and then it’s over in a flash and this year was no different. It’s a great opportunity to meet with clients, prospects and new prospects and its one of the most …

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CodeBook in AECbytes

Dr Lachmi Khemlani was a welcome visitor to our CodeBook stand at Autodesk University last month (post), and has written about v.11 and the application’s new user interface in her AECbytes e-newsletter. She describes our BIM collaboration and information management solution and its purpose, and its integration with Revit and other BIM applications, and usefully links …

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AU2012 and EcoBuild America

We had a great response to the new version (v.11) of CodeBook and lots of visitors to our stands at both Autodesk University in Las Vegas and Ecobuild America in Washington DC recently (post; if you’re interested, we’ve posted some photos from these events in an album on our Facebook page). While at AU2012, we met …

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We’re showing v.11 of CodeBook at AU2012

It’s just a week to Autodesk University 2012 (post), and at CodeBook International we are busy packing our suitcases and preparing to show our awesome new Version 11 of CodeBook in Las Vegas (November 27–29 – come and see us on stand 1B). As well as a radically revamped, richer user interface, which also includes a …

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Australia CodeBook User Group gears up for third meeting

CodeBook user group Australia - logo

The Codebook User Group – Australia on LinkedIn is holding its third meeting next week, on 30 October 2012 at 6pm EDT (5pm in QLD, 3pm in WA). This follows the inaugural meeting in August and the follow-up in late September. Chris Razzell confirms monthly meetings are now planned for the last Tuesday of each month. The …

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Consortech to resell CodeBook in Canada

Consortech logo

We have been seeing a lot of interest in our application from customers in Canada, and I am delighted to say CodeBook Solutions has appointed Consortech to be our first Canada-based reseller. Headquartered in Brossard, near Montreal, with other offices in Quebec City and Ottawa, Consortech specialises in software and consultancy services in architecture, construction, …

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CodeBook how-to videos

It is a constant challenge for us to explain CodeBook briefly, particularly as the benefits will vary considerably from user to user, as they use the application and toolset for different tasks. To try to explain how CodeBook can deliver real time-savings on particular workflows, we have begun experimenting with some simple videos. The first …

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Australia CodeBook User Group plans local meetings

The Codebook User Group – Australia on LinkedIn is planning its first meetings – on 28 August 6pm EST. John Temple (regional principal at Brisbane-based Woodhead) is aiming to organise local meetings in Sydney, Brisbane and Perth, all linked together via the web. Venues to be confirmed! In the LinkedIn discussion, he writes: This is intended …

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It’s the little things that count…

screen grab of CodeBook Lama blog post

Many thanks to Chris Razzell for producing a very detailed and positive review of the latest (26 May 2012) release of CodeBook. In his blog post – “It’s the little things that count …” on Codebook Lama – Chris says he was: very impressed with some great new functionality and lots of small enhancements that have …

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