BIM Beats Paper

How digital construction data management is becoming status quo

By utilising advanced automated software solutions that help consolidate and make sense of data, as well as bridging the gap between departments, the government will ensure it is adaptable and responsive to change

Driving the Government’s Transformation Strategy: what enterprises can learn

How can enterprises leverage business software to support their digital transformation priorities: by using the government as an example

BIM for O+M: Less about the model, more about the data

How one Building Team is giving a university client what its facilities staff really wants from BIM: information, please.

5 Important Trends for Construction Technologies in 2017

There’s no doubt that 2016 has been an interesting year, not least for the construction industry. Construction companies that want to be ‘fit for business’ in 2017 will need to ensure they are aware of ...

Profiting From Unity

“When all stakeholders – including owners, contractors and trades – are integrated in a virtual ‘big room’ that facilitates working together as one team, the AEC industry functions better.” - Donna Laquidara-Carr, Insights Research Director, ...

Focusing on Process Over Product: A New Approach to Construction Productivity

This blog is adapted from an AIA presentation by Patrick Mays on Technology and Practice presented in partnership with the UNC Charlotte College of Architecture in October 2016.

Global Construction Estimation Software Market - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts to 2020

Key Vendors are Cordell Information, Sage Software & Viewpoint - Research and Markets The report forecasts the global construction estimation software market to grow at a CAGR of 10.16% during the period 2016-2020.

Surveys in BIM: Where Are We Now?

What we have at present are surveyors responding to BIM requests with a level of inexperience, and more worryingly, a lack of understanding (reflected in their alarmingly low estimates).

Colin Stephen Johnson Of CADENAS UK Solutions Talks About OpenBIM

The BIM Hub speaks to Colin Stephen Johnson, Company Secretary of CADENAS UK Solutions Ltd, about Open BIM

The Underestimated Role of Simulation in Architecture, Engineering and Construction

This is what simulation brings to the table and the value companies reap from it—the ability to virtually understand everything about the behavior and impact of a building, a bridge, or a dam, before having ...