Case Studies

Crossrail: Durward Stair Shaft by Waldeck Consulting

The first of two case studies by Waldeck as featured in BIM Journal Issue 03...


All Aboard the Digital Express

In terms of BIM and the rail sector it would be criminal to not include a project of the size, scale and complexity of Crossrail when it comes to information and data handling on such ...


ICE BIM 2016 – Part 2

Part 2 of 4 ICE BIM 2016.


BIM and Cloud Computing Combine to Build the Crossrail

Europe's largest progress has been supported by BIM that recently has been moved to the cloud.

Harry Vitelli

BIM Processes Are Impossible to Ignore (Harry Vitelli - Bentley Systems)

Bentley Systems’ Senior Vice President (Construction and Field, Project Delivery) says that implementing BIM advancements is vital for remaining competitive.


Baffled by BIM?

From time to time, new concepts come along that the latest generation of engineers grasp with both hands but which others, frankly, struggle to comprehend. Often, it’s all about the way people were trained to ...

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UK Crossrail outpaces the government’s Level 2 BIM agenda

Crossrail has been driving industry standards for design innovation on major infrastructure projects since the first surveying work was undertaken in the mid-nineties.

High Speed 2 canal
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CH2M Hill "privileged" to pass on lessons from Crossrail to HS2

CH2M Hill head of BIM development Vasileios Vernikos said the company accepted the responsibility of passing on lessons from Crossrail to fellow mega-project High Speed 2.

Crossrail BIM railway station model
Case Studies

Building information modelling case study

Main author : Stephen Trench, Project Manager. Last edited 19 Jul 2014. "This paper focuses on my opinions regarding the challenges of successful implementation of BIM, what applicable software platforms are available and what specific ...