||Developing an IT strategy for publishing construction research findingsfor CAD users.
||The Buildmg Research Establishment is developing a strategy for publishing researchinformation to the Construction Industry using IT. In particular it is investigating themost appropriate methods through whch its information can be integrated into theoperation of Computer Aided Design systems.The study wdl dso investigate how CAD can be integrated with Desktop Publishng toproduce publications. The two techniques are different and the software and proceduresare not readily compatible. This is because Desktop Publishing comes from a printingbackground and is designed for publishers; whilst CAD comes from a ConstructionIndustry background and is designed for use by draughtspersons.
|Year of publication:
Garrat J (1993).
Developing an IT strategy for publishing construction research findingsfor CAD users.. Mathur K S, Betts M P, Tham K W (ed.); Pre-proceedings of the first international conference on the management of information technology for construction; Singapore, August 1993 (ISSN: 2706-6568),