Analysis

COBieX

Get to know the significance of As Built Data in Construction

The 2016 has witnessed to significant changes in the AEC industry of construction field and now we have moved forward a lot while looking back.

"As more of the industry embraces BIM and the production of COBie data, there is an increasing need for manufacturers to produce data in a format that can be integrated into the process."

How Well Do BIM Object Libraries Handle Data Integration Into COBie?

The most recent BIM trials of buildingSMART United Kingdom & Ireland gave some invaluable insights into the nitty-gritty of the integration capabilities of BIM Library objects.

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Northern road is a BIM trailblazer

The team on the nationally significant A556 have used a lot of ingenuity to successfully employ BIM on the 7.5km Greenfield road scheme.

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BIM: the time to act is now

In 2011 the target was set for collaborative 3D Building Information Modelling (BIM) as a requirement for publicly procured projects by 2016. Is industry on track?

The road to Level 2 BIM

BuildingSMART International founder and chair Patrick MacLeamy says a culture change will improve collaboration and calls on other countries to follow the UK government’s lead.

BIM compliance may be closer thank you think

With less than a year to go until the Government’s 2016 Building Information Modelling (BIM) deadline, Level two compliance may not be as complex or expensive as many people think, according to landscape design software ...