GRAPHISOFT_logoBUDAPEST, Hungary, Dec 14, 2016 – GRAPHISOFT, the leading building information modeling (BIM) software developer for architects, has announced the release of its intelligent Grasshopper–ARCHICAD Live Connection for the Mac OS. This industry-first, bi-directional “live” connection allows Rhino and Grasshopper users to connect to a professional BIM software (ARCHICAD) on both the Windows and Mac operating systems.

Developed by GRAPHISOFT, Rhino-Grasshopper-ARCHICAD connections allow architects to leverage the strengths of the three design environments — Rhino, Grasshopper and ARCHICAD — filling a gap in the design process between early stage design and building information modeling (BIM). Now, Mac users can access this unique connection, offering tools beyond seamless bi-directional geometry transfer and allowing basic geometrical shapes to be translated into full BIM elements, while maintaining algorithmic editing functionality.

According to Robert McNeel, CEO, McNeel &…

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