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Emma-Louise Osbourne

Construction Specialties Expansion Joint Covers

Construction Specialties Expansion Joint Covers
Construction Specialties is a company the Graitec Design and Visualisation team have produced many sets of visuals for over the years showcasing a range of their specialist building products. Their marketing team recently commissioned us to produce visuals for their range of expansion joint covers manufactured for walls, floors, ceilings, rooves and car parks. With a total of 56 different expansio...
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Emma-Louise Osbourne

Making the Graitec 2017 Showreel – The Full Story

Making the Graitec 2017 Showreel – The Full Story
The Graitec Design and Visualisation Show-reel is a great way of showcasing the design team’s skills, and provides an easy way for potential clients to get an idea of the different services available, and the results they can expect. The last show-reel was put together two years ago and so recently the team decided it was time for a newer up-to-date version to be made. The key goal of the show-re...
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Michael Arnott

What is FOMT and is your manufacturing business ready?

What is FOMT and is your manufacturing business ready?
The Future of Making Things (FOMT) is disrupting the manufacturing industry like nothing has before and is a distinct paradigm shift to many established processes. But if your business takes the necessary steps to adjust it too could also ride the FOMT wave, be at the forefront of change and be at the sweet spots of profitability for all manufacturers – First to Market, Innovative Design and Uniqu...
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James Wood

Britain’s Wildest Weather

Britain’s Wildest Weather
Graitec's Design and Visualisation team was approached by a company called Livewire who are part of the jellyfish group and are a media company. Our brief was to create the titles for a television programme called Britain's Wildest Weather. The programme was shown on the 13th December at 7:30 on Channel 4. To create the graphic we used stock footage of rain drops and the title text provided by Jel...
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James Wood

Real-time Walkthroughs

Real-time Walkthroughs
Here in the Graitec design and visualisation studio we are entering the real-time walkthrough arena. We started off by using Unity and created an interactive app for a client. This product enabled the customer to walk around their model, change wall colours and see a map of the property. Any of our AEC customers who have a Revit model can now see their design come to life and just like a computer ...
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Yasmin Talbot

Autodesk Stingray

Autodesk Stingray
Autodesk recently announced that they will be releasing their very own 3D game engine and real time rendering software – Autodesk Stingray. Available to purchase on the 19th August, the short wait will be well worth it. Autodesk Stingray was originally called 'Bitsquid' and this high end gaming engine was acquired by Autodesk back in 2014. The majority of features and functions within the origina...
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James Wood

Golds Gym 3D Visuals

Golds Gym 3D Visuals
Our design team produced visuals and an animated 3D walkthrough video for two Golds gyms based in the Middle East. Golds Gym is one of the biggest gym chains in the word. Arnold Schwarzenegger used the first one in California which has been known as the mecca of body building. Graitec Professional Services started out with a 2D CAD plan and this had a number of 2D icons of how the gym equipment w...
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James Wood

The Senator Group - Desk animations

The Senator Group - Desk animations
Graitec design and visualisation department were tasked with creating ten animations for Senators desk range. As an existing customer we gave The Senator Group a very competitive rate for the completion of the project. We were provided with mechanical models which we imported in 3DS Max, this process converted the solid model into meshes and enabled our team to start animating. We also had to app...
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Yasmin Talbot

Microsoft HoloLens

Microsoft HoloLens
Microsoft HoloLens – a piece of upcoming technology that everyone should know about. I'm sure most of you have probably heard about the Microsoft HoloLens by now and if you haven't, I definitely recommend you look it up. You'll be astounded by the capabilities of this hardware and what you are able to do with just your imagination. Microsoft's HoloLens is far more than a pair of futuristic glass...
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Yasmin Talbot

New Age Fitness Gym - Design Project

New Age Fitness Gym - Design Project
New Age Fitness has been designed to 'provide each and every member with the very best of everything from the luxury oak wood changing room facilities through to over 40 free weekly fitness and dance classes with the best personal trainers and coaches in the country'. They are a new gym which opens at the end of November and it was the Graitec design team's job to create the visuals for this. Our...
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