The Aviatica office building in Prague by Building s.r.o. has been named best BIM project in the Allplan and SCIA international user contest, which celebrates ‘the Art of Structural Design’
The project was praised for it use of the Open-BIM method, based on open standards and work processes. During the planning phase, for example, model data was exchanged between Allplan Engineering and SCIA Engineer in IFC format (Industry Foundation Classes). The completed model is now available for use in facility management processes.
The engineers from Pell Frischmann from the UK, BAS bvba from Belgium, BG Ingénieurs Conseils from Switzerland and Royal HaskoningDHV from the Netherlands were among the other winners. For the first time, users were able to award a “people’s choice” prize and chose the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion in London, by AECOM.