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BIM News

PtD and Technology Advances Poised to Help Improve Construction Safety

A new study from Dodge Data & Analytics reveals the engagement with and impact of two critical trends for improving construction safety—technologies used on jobsites, and the practice of Prevention through Design (PtD).

Opinion

Investment in “BIM for infrastructure” saves costs at global level

General contractors always see this friction of construction planning for immensely large infrastructure development projects and adhere to agreed cost plans.

White Papers

Understanding the “Future Testing” Cycle

Future Testing makes the first-time building a unique, “one of a kind” structure as efficient as if the company had made it for the 100th time!

Opinion

The New Paradigm Poised to Disrupt the AEC Industry: “FUTURE TESTING”

We call “Future Testing” An advanced process in Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) allows project stakeholders to anticipate issues and opportunities early, therefore reducing risk, taking advantage of innovative ideas, and gaining an edge on ...

Opinion

4D BIM – Ease of work to Contractors or Managers

Nowadays, the benefits that 4D building information modeling give to the general contractors or project managers are really appreciable.

BIM News

Dodge Data & Analytics, UNIFI Labs partner to provide high-quality BIM content

Collaboration enables building product manufacturers to develop superior BIM models, make them more accessible to design and construction community

Opinion

Contractor Interview: Garry Fannon at Willmott Dixon

Major contractor Willmott Dixon (now wholly Level 2 Certified) reveal more about working BIM and their plans for the future.

BIM News

Knauf Reinforces the BIM Revolution with Contractor Training

In response to the needs of its customers, Knauf – one of the UK’s leading manufacturer of lightweight building materials and systems – is delivering one-day courses introducing the Building Information Modelling (BIM) to first ...

Analysis

How Might Contractors Benefit from Using BIM?

Although BIM technology is nothing new to the construction industry, the BIM processes and activities that contribute to project success, are still evolving. When BIM first emerged, the emphasis was on more efficiency in generating ...

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Opinion

What Do Architects and Contractors Need To Ask About BIM?

Wayne Taylor, managing director of SpaceZero, explains why it is important for architects and contractors to understand how their project partners use BIM.