Five Practical Lessons for Manufacturers when BIM Modelling

In this guest article, here is Gavin Summerson, Senior Certification Manager at BSI to offer advice and to tell us more. Over to Gavin...


COBie: The Long and Winding Road

The relevance of COBie when it comes to infrastructure has been hotly discussed, debated and poured over for years. This article seeks to capture the journey so far and to shed some light on the ...


BIM Journal Issue 3 - BIM in Infrastructure

A telling snapshot of BIM adoption in the Infrastructure sectors. Take a look...


Get to know the significance of As Built Data in Construction

The 2016 has witnessed to significant changes in the AEC industry of construction field and now we have moved forward a lot while looking back.


How is BIM continually transforming construction?

Building Information Modelling (BIM) has hit the UK construction industry with full force since the government implemented the BIM Level 2 mandate as a minimum requirement within construction and design companies back in April 2016.


BIM For Renovation Projects

There is no insurmountable impediment to the application of BIM for renovation projects. However, despite all the benefits it can bring, it must be stressed that BIM for renovation projects necessitates specific procedures that are ...

BIM News

COBie Inventor Says ARCHICAD is 100% COBie-Compliant

Graphisoft’s ArchiCAD BIM software has achieved 100 percent COBie Design Stage compliance, says Bill East, COBie inventor.


What Does BIM Mean to a Maintenance Technician?

What does BIM mean to a maintenance technician? Beyond the hype, a practical experience Mr. Simon Ng - Associate Director, WSP Hong Kong Limited Mr. Bruno Lhopiteau – General Manager, Siveco China Limited.

White Papers

Building Information Modeling and Intelligent Green Buildings

So what is BIM? And how will BIM fit into the drive for intelligent green buildings?

"As more of the industry embraces BIM and the production of COBie data, there is an increasing need for manufacturers to produce data in a format that can be integrated into the process."

How Well Do BIM Object Libraries Handle Data Integration Into COBie?

The most recent BIM trials of buildingSMART United Kingdom & Ireland gave some invaluable insights into the nitty-gritty of the integration capabilities of BIM Library objects.