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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.

3D Beyond Design: Using BIM Technology for Prefabrication to Remove Waste and Save Money

While projects of almost any size can benefit from prefabrication, it has perhaps the greatest impact in larger, more complex projects.

BSA Prefabricated Riser Modules for the nRAH, Hansen Yuncken Leighton Contractors Joint Venture

BIM and Prefabrication: The new revolution

This following article has been written by John Mitchell, Chairman of buildingSMART Australasia for contribution to Build Australia Magazine.

Building Better with BIM

How BIM coordination coupled with prefabrication and modularization can help drive jobsite productivity.

Gilbane created this 4D simulation to help visualize the planned work areas near public thoroughfares on a recent project. Rendering: Gilbane Building Company

BIM/VDC tools to prevent injuries on the job site

Gilbane, Southland Industries, Tocci, and Turner are among the firms to incorporate advanced 4D BIM safety assessment and planning on projects.

Trends That Will Have an Impact on BIM Adoption In 2015

BIM is evolving and its adoption and its implementation across the building and construction projects is widespread. The technology induced process is used with several other new technologies for improved results.

5 tech trends transforming BIM/VDC

This article is part of BD+C's special five-part Technology Report 2014: Top tech tools and trends for AEC professionals.