planet vecpedNo one likes a traffic jam. In a vehicle, they’re time consuming and frustrating, but in a pedestrian setting, they’re crowded and loud, not to mention dangerous in the event of an emergency. That’s where SimTread 2.5 pedestrian simulation software can play an instrumental role in helping you optimize plans for functionality and flow. Created by Japanese Vectorworks distributor A&A Co., Ltd. in partnership with Waseda University and Takenaka Corporation, SimTread is available as an add on for Vectorworks 2017 to help those working in disaster preparedness, public safety, facilities management, plus municipal or campus planning. This add on assists in evaluating evacuation times, building egress, and traffic flow – whether directing the slow meandering of people through an art museum or expediting the exit of tens of thousands of people from a football stadium. Read More