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Artificial intelligence to design buildings at the click of a button
Some creative artificial intelligence tools have sparked controversy in the art world, but it's not the only sector they could transform. Midjourney and DALL·E 2, for example, aim to transform the work of architects.
Gaudí and the art of building without plans
An innate sense of geometry and volume helped Gaudí to become a genius of three-dimensional creation. The architect, a symbol of Catalan modernism, was inspired by nature to build such emblematic works as Park Güell and the crypt of the Sagrada Familia.
Henry Bessemer, the wizard of steel who transformed cities
The engineer and inventor Henry Bessemer revolutionised steel production thanks to an air-based iron decarbonization system. He was able to cut costs and manufacture a stronger and lighter steel on a large scale. A breakthrough that fueled the expansion of the railroad and marked the birth of modern cities.
IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGIES THAT ARE CHANGING THE WORLD OF CONSTRUCTION
Smart helmets to visualize a work in augmented reality, apps that incorporate virtual objects in real environments or detect structural errors. The construction sector welcomes immersive technologies.