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Grohe: ”Having our products available as BIM objects provides us with a channel into closer cooperation with piping designers”

The field of water devices and sanitary fittings is changing. The internet of things is adding a new level of intelligence to individual components in water systems and the solutions related to energy efficiency are ...

Lindab's ventilation products searched on MagiCloud based on system operating point.

The Next Steps for BIM in the European Building Industry

The last couple of years have seen governmental Building Information Modelling (BIM) mandates being issued for public sector projects in different parts of Europe, which has helped the whole building industry move forward towards more ...

Stop, Collaborate, and Listen - An interview with Brian Skripac

For Brian Skripac, the key to implementing new technology is to try not go get bogged down in the technology. Counterintuitive, right? But for him, tech is less about the “what,” and more about the, ...

Product Data Templates - with David Frise

Product Data Templates are industry agreed templates that manufacturers complete to capture all necessary data relating to their products in a consistent way. Here's BESA’s David Frise to tell us more.

Reaping the benefits of BIM

Striding around site with an unwieldy bundle of drawings and a notebook is set to become a thing of the past thanks to BIM, which has been enthusiastically adopted at Fyrish and Loch Buidhe.

BIM For Clients (Interview: Richard Saxon)

Being an effective client on a construction projects is not easy. So what can be done? Richard Saxon reveals all.

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Ahead of the Game

With the government’s mandate for BIM fast approaching, the second NBS RIBA BIM panel came together in October. Here we give a flavour of the wide ranging discussion.

I am amazed and pleasantly surprised that companies like coBuilder Bulgaria and Nemetschek have started to educate and inform the Bulgarian industry about BIM rather than advertising their products.

BIM in Bulgaria

Assoc. Professor Boyan Georgiev is one of the first BIM advocates in Bulgaria. He knows about BIM and he is thinking about the establishment of a Bulgarian BIM movement.

Interview: Malcolm Walter, COO Bentley Systems on the future of BIM

Software specialist Bentley Systems holds its annual Year in Infrastructure conference next week having just launched its new Connect Edition software suite which it believes will help move the industry beyond BIM.

The Kirby Way – Interview with Kirby Group Managing Director

Ensuring customer satisfaction is part of the ‘Kirby Way’ and it is helping the company win repeat business and find new business in new markets.