Related Links: Share 3D Beta Test A 3D communication and documentation software company's new 3D-model viewer and sharing platform enables for mobile sharing, mark up and collaboration of 3D files. It is now open for public beta-testing.Publisher 3D can turn a 3D model from SolidWorks, Inventor and other 3D modeling software into a file that's light enough to be viewable with an iPad or iPhone and sharable in a browser, says Brian Roberts, president and a founder of QuadriSpace, Allen, Texas. “The models can then be made privately available to anyone.”ENR used an iPhone 5 to test the iOS version
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.