Construction Management

Chris Blythe OBE and Francesca Berriman MBE sign the Memorandum of Understanding
BIM News

Renewed collaboration commitment between leading built environment Institutes

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) and the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) have reinforced their commitment to collaboration and partnership by renewing their Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

Autodesk invested in Smartvid.io, which makes software that can automatically detect what's in construction-site photos and videos, allowing quick searches such as for workers who aren't wearing hard hats or safety vests. The screenshot shows how the software identified two people in a photo from a Stiles Construction job site and loaded into Procore's building-information management, or BIM, software. (SMARTVID.IO)
BIM News

Autodesk part of $7M funding for Smartvid.io

Sharing videos and photos has become a big part of life for many, and that's also true in increasingly high-technology approaches to construction management championed by Autodesk.

BIM News

Leica Geosystems Wins Prestigious PRISM Award and Geospatial World Innovation Award

Industry Recognizes New BLK360 Imaging Laser Scanner for Groundbreaking Innovation

BIM News

Fluor-UH Industrial Construction Management Education Partnership

Fluor Corporation announced today that its philanthropic organization, the Fluor Foundation, presented $1 million to the University of Houston (UH) College of Technology to establish the Fluor-UH Industrial Construction Management Education Partnership, focusing on research ...

UW students use virtual-reality modeling programs at the Center for Education and Research in Construction. The Dept. of Construction Management has a new certificate program in building information modeling, in partnership with Skanska. Image courtesy of University of Washington
BIM News

UW-Skanska New Certificate Program in Building Information Modeling

The 11-week course is available for students and professionals and teaches BIM software skills, and virtual design, and construction processes that have real-world applications. Next Session starts on January 5th and registrations will be accepted ...

Reviews

A New World Order for Construction Document Management

Project Alexandria Technology Preview to become new commercial offering in early 2016: Autodesk BIM 360 Docs.

BIM News

Skanska & Washington University Offer New BIM Certificate Program

University of Washington's 11-week program open to industry pros nationwide.

BIM News

e-Builder Acquires Construction Technology Company

e-Builder, a provider of cloud-based construction program management software, said this week that it has acquired the assets of Scenario Virtual Project Delivery, which develops collaborative Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology for construction.

Reviews

BIM and Construction Management: Proven Tools, Methods, and Workflows

This book provides a common sense approach to leveraging BIM to provide significant value throughout a project's life cycle. It also outlines a results-focused approach which shows you how to incorporate BIM and other technologies ...

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Opinion

The Applications of BIM Services in the Construction Management

The contribution of BIM services is indispensible in defining the growth and development of the construction management. The BIM technology involves end to end services in designing buildings.