BS 8541-1

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BRE announces groundbreaking BIM DataBook

Using Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2 on centrally-procured public sector projects was mandated from April 2016.

Analysis

Standards - Periodic Table of BIM

The STANDARDS grouping takes in a range of standards, procedures and supplementary documents that have been developed to 'bake in' the kinds of considerations and assurances that will help you devise and then implement a ...

Opinion

BIM object standard naming?

The object naming in BS 8541-1 sets out 2 ways of naming objects. The 2 options are covered in 4.3.2 and 4.3.3. Both set out how an object name can be constructed and both have ...