Digital infrastructure and changing practices in engineering design
Whyte, J., Lobo, S., Neller, M. and Bowden, S. (2010) Digital infrastructure and changing practices in engineering design. In: Arup Research Review. Arup Research Review, 2010 (2010). Arup, London, pp. 50-53.
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New skills are needed to compete, as integrated software solutions provide a digital infrastructure for projects. This changes the practice of information management and engineering design on next generation projects.
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