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BCF – BIM Collaboration Format

BCF History, typologies suggested by buildingSMART and explanation of how BCF works in practice

KBW Investments' firm wins Romania project deal

Arcadia Engineering, a company chaired by Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal's Dubai-based KBW Investments, said it has been appointed as general designer for Business Garden Bucharest.

Topics that get the geo-IT sector noticed

The 2017 INTERGEO season is underway, with a programme fully reflecting its long-standing key focus – “Knowledge and action for planet Earth”. Once again in 2017, the leading international trade fair for geodesy, geoinformation and ...

Australian Standard on BIM knowledge and skills announced

In an Australian first, the Australasian Procurement and Construction Council (APCC) and the Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) have this week released the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Knowledge and Skills Framework.

New BIM roofing tool launches

Building information modeling (BIM) provider BIMsmith has released a new addition to its platform that will make roofing assembly easier for architects, contractors, designers and other industry pros.

Clearbox partners with Kier to drive efficiency gains for Ayr Academy

Ayr Academy really proves the benefits that can be gained by using new digital construction processes. The Kier Scotland team has demonstrated that by engaging the supply chain and working collaboratively from the outset, real ...

AEC and the Future of Design

DESIGN IN THE AGE OF EXPERIENCE™ is happening April 4-5, 2017 in Milan. This gathering of members of the global design community is an exciting opportunity to exchange best practices and explore industry trends. AEC ...

Shaping the Future of the Construction Environment

How Industry 4.0 and BIM are Shaping the Future of the Construction Environment

The construction industry is on the cusp of a new industrial age. The fourth industrial revolution, or ‘Industry 4.0’, will see construction coming in line with more digitally developed industries. This will revolutionise not only ...

The $192.9-million Okanagan Correctional Centre is a state-of-the-art correctional centre comprised of 378 high-security inmate cells. B.C. Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Amrik Virk said this project is a prime example of BIM technology meshing with traditional industry, during the CanBIM Vancouver Regional Session recently.

B.C. innovation minister open to making BIM a procurement process requirement

The B.C. minister of technology, innovation and citizens' services said he is open to making the adoption of Building Information Modeling (BIM) technologies a requirement for participation in the procurement process for major public sector ...

Lightning fast design of SANHA piping systems in Revit

Engineers need to deliver BIM projects fast. Designing piping systems with the correct diameters, bends, ducts, and fittings can be very time-consuming.