Generation of the 3D CAD Model of Construction Building

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Project teams face ever increasing pressure to deliver projects as quickly as possible. To meet these demands, contractors are faced with the need to explore various construction strategies in order to meet delivery dates, and to assure themselves as to the achievability and quality of construction building. Various visual representations of construction building, i.e. 3D CAD, can assist with these tasks of identifying effective construction program. Such visual representations aid communication amongst project staff and facilitate brain-storming, and, implemented well they can provide clear, fast, and multi-dimensional feedback to the project team. In this paper, we describe aspects of our work which is directed at formulating a dynamic visualization environment that links 3D CAD. Requirements of such an environment include quickness, treating scale, working at multiple levels of detail, dealing with design variability, and realistic representation of the work. The applicability of the system is demonstrated by applying it to various examples. The results show that the system can be effectively used for generating the 3D CAD model of construction building.

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Wensong Hu

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83-89

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10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMR.346.83

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X. Y. Li and Z. G. Zhang, "Generation of the 3D CAD Model of Construction Building", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 346, pp. 83-89, 2012

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