BIM in Construction Management

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Case Studies

BIM implementation in The New Alamein City - Egypt

The New Alamein City is considered the first model of the new Generation of the millennium cities, its estimated cost 6.000.000.000 EGP, the area of the project 50.000 acres.

Opinion

4 ways to reduce construction costs through using BIM

Before we get onto discussing how BIM can help you reduce construction costs we should first discuss what BIM is. We’re guessing you probably already know what BIM is, but if not here are a ...

BIM News

Envenio Launches BIM & CFD Survey

Engineering software developer, Envenio, has launched an online BIM (Building Information Modeling) and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) Survey. The 5-6 minute survey has been designed to collect baseline data directly from industry, and aims to ...

BIM News

AEC Excellence Awards 2018 - Now Open!

The AEC Excellence Awards 2018 is now open for submissions! The annual competition showcases the design and construction of building and civil infrastructure projects from around the world using Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology.

Opinion

6 Ways Outsourcing BIM Services Can Benefit Business Owners

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is increasingly seen as a tool to enhance efficiency and improve profit margins by construction firms. However, one aspect that keeps many business owners from adopting this valuable approach is the ...

Analysis

CFD Simulation in the Built Environment

This article takes a look at the role CFD simulation is having on the industry now and in the future.

Analysis

Simulation: Bridging The Gap between Architecture & Engineering

Alongside BIM, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) can play an integral role in all areas of building design providing accurate and time-efficient predictions of building performance relating to air flow, temperature, pressure, and other similar parameters.

Analysis

Sustainable Building Design through CFD & BIM Integration

Recent years have seen an increase in the use of Building Information Modelling (BIM) software, a trend that has changed the working methods of the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry. BIM has played an ...

Gaoligong Mountain Rail Tunnel under construction in August 2017.
Analysis

Application of BIM strategy for China’s Dali to Ruili Railway project

Using Bentley software, the engineering team assigned to China’s 205-mile Dali-Ruili Railway utilized comprehensive BIM (Building Information Modeling) strategy for design work involving all disciplines.

BIM News

BIM Holoview increases supported size of Revit and Navisworks files

Files of up to 300mb are now viewable as table top and full scale on-site models meaning less time spent by BIM Specialists editing, filtering and sectioning models.