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Market Research

BIM in Various Countries

Comparative roles of major stakeholders for the implementation of BIM in various countries.

BIM News

Modeling Building Automation and Control Systems

Many building owners and facility managers lack good documentation for their automation control systems.


BuildingSMART The key to Open BIM

Dana Kennish "Deke" Smith FAIA Executive Director buildingSMART alliance BIM Summit, Qatar 2012

Market Research

Industry-Wide National BIM Standard: A Progress Report

Chuck Eastman, Manu Venugopal, and Shiva Aram Georgia Institute of Technology AECbytes "Building the Future" Article

Case Studies

Room Data Information Logistics

HOK, the international design firm, is a global leader in programmatically rich projects. It commissioned a buildingSMART Aquarium to improve room data logistics and in particular to combine the owners stated requirements and the initial ...



The ability of BIM tools from multiple vendors to exchange building model data and operate on that data. 

Case Studies

BIM Based Handover and Facilities

Blach Construction Co., is one of the first general contractors to implement building information modeling (BIM).