Reducing Costs

The Right Contract Delivers The Goods

The choice of contract form, which defines crucial commitments to a delivery structure, determines the ultimate success of the project.

Interoperability and BIM - Case Studies

This article features highlights from Build Smart conference, focusing on how each case study was used to validate a specific benefit of interoperability or BIM.

BIM Implementation Learning from the mistakes of others

The following case study details how a business eventually realised that successful BIM implementation necessitated process change as well as software purchase.

Babtist Health South Florida

Baptist Health South Florida (BHSF) is the largest non-profit health care organization in the Miami-Dade region.

Turner & Townsend

Established in 1946, Turner & Townsend is a global cost management consultancy, employing more than 2,400 people across an international network of 54 offices, supported by a worldwide infrastructure of systems and resources.


Established in 1867, Stepnell remains a family owned construction company, now run by the fifth-generation owners. Proud of its heritage, it is a traditional business with a low staff turnover and a significant amount of ...

Sheffield City Council

Causeway (formerly ECL), embarked on a project to replace the Division's outdated Local Transport Plan (LTP) monitoring system.

Keeping up with the schedule and progress on site

This study summarises details of a first phase implementation of Riqq MashUP and the benefits realised by the project manager and client. As the study relates to a live project, the client has requested that ...

Banana Farm 1.0

Mr. Lovins designed and helped build a structure that not only became his home, but also RMI’s headquarters and main workplace, and a showcase for RMI’s green engineering practices.

Lynchburg General Hospital

The Lynchburg General Hospital expansion project carried out in the state of Virginia resulted in tangible cost as well as substantial time savings through the implementation of innovative process and technology.