BIM Definition

Opinion

Back to Basics & Performance Measurement

The perspectives on what BIM means; The ways that organisation’s capability stages are likely to be accurately measured; Key elements of BIM’s capabilities that necessarily need to be measured as well as the factors constituting ...

Analysis

Digital Plan of Work - Periodic Table of BIM

The digital plan of work (dPoW) is an expression of the delivery stages across a project (and the relevant level of detail and definition that needs to be delivered by each supplier/ discipline to the ...

Glossary

What is BIM, and How is it Implemented in Contracts?

Building information modelling (BIM), otherwise known as virtual design or digital engineering, has become one of the most complex and controversial topics in the Australian construction market in recent years.

Videos

The B1M: What Does BIM Mean To Me?

There’s lots of useful guidance around on building information modelling (BIM), but it’s often presented in broad terms. We asked seven experts from different construction industry disciplines what BIM will mean to their profession, why ...

Opinion

Understanding BIM and how to implement it

A lot of people in the industry were so entrenched in their processes and standards that training and switching to CAD seemed like an impossible task, especially with multiple projects in the works. Flash forward ...

Videos

BIM "So, what's it all about?"

An introduction to BIM from Laser Surveys.

Opinion

The Three Worlds of BIM

BIM is one of the most overhyped topics in the construction industry today. There are as many definitions of what BIM is as there are national standards, guidelines and authors of discussions like this.

Videos

Lynn Allen on BIM

In the last few months, there have been a lot of new tools for BIM. Here is Lynn Allen, Autodesk Technical Evangelist talking about the importance to your business to move to a BIM process. ...

Videos

BIM in 60 seconds

What BIM (Building Information Modelling) is fundamentally about in just 60 seconds - by Iain Miskimmin, COMIT's Technology Chairman.

Opinion

Too busy to BIM?

At first glance, you might be mistaken to believe that BIM is just a 3D design, but after some investigation, you will come to realise the potential for BIM extends beyond planning and design, to ...