viatechnik clashAs every architect knows, designing buildings is part art, part science. And while the “artistic” side of the equation is necessarily a human endeavour, I’d argue that there’s far too much riding on the “scientific” side for it to be left to humans alone. Since the inner workings of even the simplest buildings are quite complex, structurally coherent design requires a sophisticated approach to detecting clashes between the building’s features. Until recently, managing these behind-the-scenes considerations was challenging and highly inefficient. Luckily, new solutions are emerging that are making the clash detection a more seamless, intuitive, and collaborative process than ever before. Read More