News in Brief:
Maxwell has updated its bonsai 3D plugins for AutoDesSys’ popular easy-to-use NURBS and solids modeler. You can learn more here.
Trimble News – Acquires MAYBIM
Trimble will increasingly be a hot company to follow in the AEC software market. It’s acquisition of SketchUp from Google was just the beginning, we imagine. Moving further into the BIM space the company has acquired MAYBIM, a Provo, Utah – based 3D building information modeling consulting services company with a particular focus on helping contractors. Click here to learn more about MEP BIM consulting at Trimble.
Siemens NX 9.0.2 Available now
Siemens PLM NX 9.0.2, their latest version of their technology-leading PLM software (formerly called Unigraphics) has a new maintenance release available for download. Get it here. NX is available on Mac OS X and other platforms.
Here is some interesting news—Walmart CEO says that the retail giant may want to buy a 3D printer company. This news blurb came from a report at Engineering.com and you can read it here.