Data Management


BIM and Asset Data Management

There are many reasons why asset data that is passed from design & construction to facility management is bad: no incentives for designers and builders to collect and document it in a better way, facility ...


Engineering, Machine Learning and the Future of the Industry

We talk about Artificial Intelligence as being the next great disseminator of information in tomorrow’s world, but we seem to skip the part on how we gather the information. W

BIM News

Greater Manchester Combined Authority invests in local BIM software developer

The GMCA has taken a 10% stake in Sitedesk, a local software business. Sitedesk simplifies the compilation and handover of digital building information, a requirement for government projects under the BIM guidelines introduced in April ...


What can BIM do for you?

The concept of BIM or Building Information Modelling is quite simple, it is the process for creating and managing information for a construction project lifecycle.


Disruptive Technologies: Understand, Evaluate, Respond, by Paul Armstrong

This book will lift the lid on the main emerging technologies businesses will encounter and offers a clear framework for choosing the best strategic response.


Data Strategy: How to Profit from a World of Big Data, Analytics and the Internet of Things, by Bernard Marr

Data Strategy explains how to profit from an effective data strategy in a world of Big Data, Analytics and the Internet of Things

BIM News

Construction firms need to be digitally smart to drive quality and alleviate industry pressures

With pressures weighing heavy on the construction industry, it has never been more important for firms to work as efficiently as possible; reducing re-work and waste and driving quality.


A 4 step process for the Asset Information Manager

With more than 20 000 active users in Norway, ProductXchange has been recognised as THE solution for the delivery of Asset Information for the Nordic market. Being available in the UK for under two years ...


BIM Is Becoming More Difficult

Paradoxically, as building information modeling (BIM) becomes more commonplace, it’s not getting any easier — it’s just the opposite.

Case Studies


Data meets Goliath. It’s no exaggeration that the buildout of the mechanical system for a large-scale data center can include 18,000 feet of welded-steel HVAC piping, 30,000 weld inches and 60 tractor-trailer loads of piping ...