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Sigma Estimates Partners With RSMeans Data to Bring New Opportunities for 5D BIM

Sigma Estimates, a global leader in estimating software, announced today that in conjunction with RSMeans data from Gordian, they are transforming the 5D construction industry by delivering a single, integrated 5D platform to enable the ...

4D Construction: What You Need to Know

4D is quickly becoming the global standard for high performance project management. It is important to understand what to look for when making the transition to 4D. This whitepaper provides a brief overview.

Synchro Partners with Viewpoint to Provide Improved Project Control Using BIM Data

Viewpoint Construction Software announced that Synchro Software, Ltd. has joined Viewpoint's Market Partner Program to offer building and construction markets a solution that unites the latest BIM model data with CPM scheduling and 4D visual ...

BIM and the Measure of Success

Measure twice, cut once” captures the relationship of accurate measurements to productivity. Now that the industry has BIM, accurate measurements are saving time and materials on an unprecedented scale.

The final concrete pour takes place on the South Block of the Perth Children’s Hospital. (Image: John Holland)

BIM tools help Engineers shape Perth Children’s Hospital

Tadhg Cronin-a Project Manager with John Holland-says "building information modelling (BIM) has played a major part in designing and constructing the hospital, a process gaining popularity with complex projects around the world".

240 Blackfriars: a BIM journey

Our scheme at 240 Blackfriars Road, SE1 has a complicated structural design with raked facades and an intricate roof steelwork design. With over 300 tonnes of steel being constructed nearly 90 metres above ground level, ...