COBie (Construction Operations Building Information Exchange)


Beyond Information Requirements

The effect of increasing shifts in client sentiment, as felt throughout the supply chain, are captured head on as Nicholas Nisbet (BuildingSMART UKI) introduces a call to arms that champions asset performance and new business ...


Building Industry is Busy with BIM for Design and Construction; but is it FM Friendly?

Qatar has been in news for quite a time now. Its infrastructure projects and vision 2030 has definitely raised eyebrows of top notch investors.


COBie is not what you think it is

When BIM is talked about mention of COBie is never far away. What I don't understand is why COBie has reached such a privileged position.


COBie. A Truly Simple Explanation

With the ongoing implementation of the UK Government BIM strategy and the slow but inevitable approach of the date 1st of January 2016, one question can be heard more and more often – “What is ...

Matt Crunden - Training and BIM Manager at Legrand and member of the BIM4M2 Working Group

BIM and COBie: Singing from the same spreadsheet

Matt Crunden, Training and BIM Manager at Legrand and member of the BIM4M2 Working Group, explores the premise of the PDT and highlights why manufacturers need to be informed – as well as what they ...


Putting the “I” in BIM

There are big changes on the horizon for landscape architects and designers, especially in the UK where all project and asset information, documentation, and data must be electronic and managed within a collaborative workflow by ...