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ECC announces BIM adoption for large-scale construction planning

Engineering Contracting Company LLC (ECC) announces its adoption of Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology – a collaborative engineering technology solution.

The property fund global infrastructure cooperates with Vietnam national BIM program

On January 18th 2018, at Ministry of Construction (MoC) office, the steering committee for Vietnam national BIM program has an important meeting with the presence of the the Property Fund – Global Infrastructure Programme Vietnam.

Professor Andy Neely, Pro-Vice-Chancellor

£5.4m Cambridge hothouse drives UK digital construction revolution

The Government have announced £5.4 million in funding to enable the launch of a centre of excellence in Cambridge to champion the digital revolution in the built environment.

BIM pinpoints the best alternative

One of the main purposes of building information modelling (BIM) is to serve as the authoritative repository of original building project data

The BIM Process - A Collaborative Environment

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a business process supported by technology. Without the technology the process cannot work but without the process the technology is low value.

BIM processes - impossible to ignore

The complex nature of infrastructure projects, and the requirement for collaboration across disciplines and project participants, has prompted many organisations to adopt BIM (Building Information Modelling) processes. With benefits ranging from asset sustainability to risk ...

Innovation and risk: The best of frenemies

New construction technologies and materials and new ways of working together can make the design and construction process faster and more efficient for project owners, designers and contractors, say experts.

CIC survey touts BIM as 'future of construction'

Building information modelling (BIM) represents the future of construction, according to a survey conducted by Timetric’s Construction Intelligence Center (CIC).

Dongdaemun Design Plaza: A BIM Proof-of-Concept

The DDP is an aluminum-plated building which, aside from its sheer scale and curving geometry, seems rather plain in daylight. However, its construction served a great purpose in its home country of South Korea: to ...

Is BIM changing traditional GCC building methods?

In November 2013, Dubai Municipality issued a circular mandating building information modelling (BIM) for specific architecture, and mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) works in the emirate. The municipality’s regulations were applicable to buildings over 40 ...