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BIMobject Content Style Guide

High-quality content makes all the difference. Regardless of one’s profession in the AEC industry, no matter the stage of the BIM process, having all the data in consistent presentation is key to a smooth workflow. ...

BIM News

Waldeck appointed on the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) - Harbour Project

Waldeck were appointed onto the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) – Harbour project last year, to develop the standards for harbour, ports and waterway infrastructure and work is set to start this week.

Opinion

A Quick Look at PAS 1192-7

In light of the prior Standards article, here is Kieran Parkinson (Market Development Manager, Built Environment, BSI) to shed a little more light on what we can expect from the upcoming part seven of the ...

Opinion

BIM for Manufacturers - Setting the Standard

It is not news that certain standards have been readily embraced by some and readily misunderstood by others. In light of this it is important to remind ourselves of the critical standards in operation and ...

BIM News

Virtual design leaders promote adding Infrastructure Alignment to IFC standard

Recently, buildingSMART International invited stakeholders vested in the development of Open BIM processes and standards to Barcelona for a summit to learn about the latest developments in IFC strategy.

BIM News

Architectural engineering faculty receive NIBS Honor Award

The "National BIM Guide for Owners" Committee received the National Institute of Building Sciences Honor Award.

Opinion

Beyond BIM: Better information, better lives

The term ‘BIM’ has become a global phenomenon, a powerful focal point for those that recognise that a combination of developments in technology and a more collaborative, outcome-focused way of working has the potential to ...

BIM News

Evolving project processes demand new legal frameworks

Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE) has launched six new contractual agreements and schedules of services to meet the evolving legal needs of modern day project processes, utilising industry best practice to address risk management ...

BIM News

Australian Standard on BIM knowledge and skills announced

In an Australian first, the Australasian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC) and the Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) have this week released the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Knowledge and Skills Framework.

BIM News

GroupBC launch affordable cloud based BIM for Construction SMEs

GroupBC launch affordable cloud based BIM for Construction SMEs — GroupBC February 6, 2017 admin BC QuickStart is designed for SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) in the construction industry who are still struggling on their ...