Facility Management

Opinion

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 ...

BIM News

Sitedesk integration brings 3D BIM and IOT functionality to IBM Maximo users

Sitedesk collaborative 3D BIM software has been integrated with IBM Maximo, a world-leading enterprise asset management solution, to provide users with an exciting new 3D visual experience on desktop and mobile devices.

Opinion

PAS 1192-3 and BIM Training for FM & Asset Managers

Many facility and asset management professionals are unaware of the scope and purpose of PAS 1192-3 and the subsequent range of expert training available. To shed light on this minefield, here is David Churcher (Director, ...

Opinion

Demystifying BIM for Facilities Managers

With BIM being notoriously difficult for newcomers to grasp, here is Mike Packham (Director, BWA (Europe) Ltd) to delicately guide all willing participants.

Analysis

BIM for Facility Management

The merging of information technology and facilities management is an inevitable trend nowadays. Making more energy efficient, more productive and more comfortable buildings for tenants and operators are the main goal of facilities managers.

BIM News

Trimble and Brookfield GIS Launch World's First Mixed-Reality Program for FM

Trimble and Brookfield Global Integrated Solutions (Brookfield GIS) are collaborating on a world's first mixed-reality program for the property and facilities management industry using Microsoft HoloLens and Trimble technology.

BIM News

BIFM launches Good Practice Guide – The Role of FM in BIM Projects

A new Good Practice Guide to assist facilities management professionals involved in construction and refurbishment projects understand Building Information Modelling (BIM) has been published by the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM).

Market Research

FM technology benefitting the bottom line

In the annual FM software survey, conducted by Service Works Group (SWG), to provide insight into how technology is impacting the profession, nearly 50 per cent of the respondents stated that the greatest business benefit ...

Videos

Insights On BIM For FM

Facility Executive collaborated with one of the event’s exhibitors, IMAGINiT Technologies, to ask one of the company’s representatives about BIM for facility management.

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Analysis

Tackling the Energy Performance Gap

Proactive facilities management combined with Soft Landings and Building Information Modelling can help reduce the energy performance gap of buildings, argues Geoff Prudence, chair of the FM group of the Chartered Institution of Building Services ...