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BIM and its impact on the future role of the Quantity Surveyor

Throughout history there has been opposition to various forms of industrialisation, automation, computerisation and general new technology, where the people have had concerns they may ‘be replaced by robots’.

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BIM for Building Surveyors

BIM offers benefits for architects, engineers, property owners and contractors, however can it help surveyors derive substantial benefits?