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NBS International BIM Report 2016

The second NBS International BIM Survey, carried out by NBS, working closely with the International Construction Information Society, provides a fascinating insight into BIM adoption and maturity across five diverse countries.

Industry Initiative Helps Prepare Manufacturers For BIM Mandate

A new industry initiative has been launched to help manufacturers prepare for the Government’s April 2016 BIM mandate by providing templates that support the delivery of consistent, meaningful and necessary data.

NBS National BIM Survey 2016 Now Open

NBS has launched its sixth NBS National BIM Survey, which has become recognised as the industry’s most comprehensive look at the use of BIM.

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Product Manufacturers Offered BIM Data Templates

the Construction Products Association (CPA), BIM for Manufacturers and Manufacturing (BIM4M2), the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) and RIBA Enterprise’s NBS announced they had formed a joint initiative to provide consistent product data …

BIM Toolkit goes live at NBS

Public beta phase launched for BIM Toolkit following announcement at BIM Show Live.

NBS BIM Object Standard shortlisted for BIM Initiative of the Year

The NBS BIM Object Standard has been shortlisted in the BIM Initiative of the Year category at the 2015 Building Awards.

National BIM Survey 2015 now Online

NBS have announced that their fifth National BIM survey is now open. It follows on from the National BIM surveys they have previously run.


NBS has launched the fifth NBS National BIM Survey. With results published next Spring, this will be the last survey before Level 2 BIM becomes mandatory on all publicly funded projects in 2016.

NBS BIM Task Group gets industry support

Seven professional bodies covering design, construction, operation and management in the built environment are supporting NBS, part of RIBA Enterprises, in its development of a free-to-use digital BIM tool for the BIM Task Group.

NBS wins £1m to complete BIM level two standards

NBS has won a £1m government-run competition to complete the BIM level two standards.