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The decision to migrate its BIM design teams to virtual workstations in the cloud has saved the major US engineer and contractor Southland Industries hundreds of thousands of dollars in hardware and set up costs, said senior director Israel Sumano.
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“For our engineers and detailers to handle their workloads they needed to be local,” says Israel Sumano, senior director of infrastructure at Southland Industries, a design-build MEP firm that also does fire suppression. Sumano is making the case that proximity to construction sites is hugely beneficial for not just a design-build MEP firm but any firm. “Being able to go directly into the field to observe a situation or problem has great advantages,” he says.
Article | For Construction Pros
“Because we have design and constructability under one roof, we thought it was important on the construction side. With Revit, all of our people are working from the same system and the same model and the same source material,” says Judd Fuoto, lead solution analyst for Southland Industries.
Sands Convention Center
Las Vegas, Nevada
Southland Industries experts are proud to participate in Autodesk University 2018: The Future of Making, a conference that connects 10,000 professionals from construction, manufacturing, architecture, engineering and media creation to advance industry practice.
Article | CONEXPO-CON/AGG
Utilizing 3D printing technology can significantly reduce both the time and the cost associated with building multiple prototypes of prefabricated elements, according to Timothy J. Williams, Senior Project Manager, Southland Industries.
Las Vegas, NV
Autodesk University, which offers Autodesk training and networking opportunities for design and engineering professionals year-round. Attendees will include Autodesk software users in the international community of architects, engineers, designers and industry and technology leaders. The conference schedule includes 750 classes for designers and engineers, plus special Monday events, networking receptions, and more. Southland experts will be presenting the following: