||Research and Usage of CAD and the Fifth Generation - Present Status of CAD Use in Japan
||There are so many building engineering firms and construction companies in our country. They are facing with strict competition at home and abroad and making efforts to devise new technologies with higher cost effectiveness and performance. CAD is considered to be one of the most effective and powerful tools. FA (Factory Automation) and OA (Office Automation) have been increasingly introduced in major companies and offices, and many types of application systems related to their various fields of activities have been developed and expanded. In this change of technical surrounding of building engineering field of Japan, it is getting a common consideration that system integration is a key point to attain their final objectives.
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T Terai (1984).
Research and Usage of CAD and the Fifth Generation - Present Status of CAD Use in Japan. Proceedings of the 1st International Colloquium of CIB W78, CIB Publication 78, Watford, UK, 5-7 June, pg. 35-40,