BIM for Rail Sector

OpenRail ConceptStation CONNECT Edition allows rapid exploration of multi-discipline design and engineering alternatives
BIM News

Bentley Systems’ New OpenRail is First to Advance BIM for the Full Rail and Transit Lifecycle

Bentley Systems’ CEO Greg Bentley introduced the OpenRail solution, comprising applications and services for the comprehensive planning, engineering, project delivery, and operations of rail and transit infrastructure.

Case Studies

London Bridge Station Redevelopment by Waldeck Consulting

The second of two case studies by Waldeck as featured in BIM Journal Issue 03...

Case Studies

Crossrail: Durward Stair Shaft by Waldeck Consulting

The first of two case studies by Waldeck as featured in BIM Journal Issue 03...


All Aboard the Digital Express

In terms of BIM and the rail sector it would be criminal to not include a project of the size, scale and complexity of Crossrail when it comes to information and data handling on such ...


BIM for Railways Infrastructure Development

The time when investing in BIM will be railways infrastructure the foundation on which railways infrastructure development relies.

BIM News

Norwegian National Rail sets the standard for BIM in railway projects

The Norwegian National Rail Administration´s holistic approach to 3D and BIM design in the large InterCity project around Oslo spurs innovation and major benefits throughout the design and construction phase

BIM News

London’s Crossrail Is a $21 Billion Test of Virtual Modeling

Every component in Crossrail, London’s new underground train network, will be digitally tracked via an intricate 3-D model

Louay Dahmash, Head of Autodesk Middle East
BIM News

Autodesk to be key player in futuristic rail networks across MENA

Autodesk, a global leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, has expressed its intentions of playing a key role in the move to design, visualize and create futuristic rail networks across the Middle East ...


BIM well set to solve rail's delivery problem

BIM is now proven as a means for helping the rail sector to solve acute issues of delivery capacity, particularly in electrification, writes Atkins' Ray Dudding.

Sydney's new train unveiled

All Aboard with BIM for Rail

BIM helps leading firm win and deliver AU$8.3 billion public rail project