Spatial context is key to BIM & civil engineering education


Every structure engineer's design and build gets constructed in a real-world location. Yet often, the real world is ignored during the design process. GIS software helps students ground their designs and work in real-world context. Engineering students can begin to see how combining their designs with real-time, real-world contextual information saves time and money while improving their overall designs.

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Enhancing a civil engineering education with modern GIS tools helps students create richer designs. Explore these foundational tools that bring spatial context to BIM and engineering designs.

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