Tuong Minh Consulting & Architecture

BIM and modeling Space Frame in Revit

Abstract: Differences between virtual models and schedules with manufacture/construction reality deeply depend on modeling methods. In case of space frame modeling, models should not be only for visualization, architectural document but also be transferred to structural analysis software without remodeling... (that means BIM principle to be secured). Two approaches of using adaptive families and Dynamo are suggested solutions ... read more at blog...

Citizen in Planning (Hanging Plans in HCMC - A fascinating insight into Citizen Rights - Binh Quoi Case study)

ARCH+ No.223 5/2016 p146-147

Abstract: It is noticed that as a 'representative owner and uniformly exercising administration of land', the state authorities totally manipulate the power over urban development activities. The citizen right, as a result, does not be sufficiently represented in the process of urban development, especially in case of hanging plan. Although there are minor changes in the legal framework and some municipal efforts to reduce the impacts to citizen, still the core problems have never been accessed. Therefore, in order to promote the citizen right in 'hanging' case, it is necessary to improve the transparency of the urban planning system and to promote the decision making power among the people ... read more on ARCH+...