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BIM in 2018: have your say

NBS launches its eighth annual National BIM Survey this week, and this year is looking to see how far BIM has now become “business as usual” for the design community.

Construction product manufacturers tell all about BIM

For seven years, NBS has chartered the rise of BIM within the UK design community, but launched its first report into the views of construction product manufacturers.

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 ...

Design technology survey, by MEA and GAJ

A survey into the use of new technology across the design and build business has revealed that less than half of the firms that responded are using building information modelling (BIM), despite the fact that ...

Need For Building Information Modeling Software Rises As Construction Projects Increase Globally

The global market for building information modeling (BIM) software is projected to register a strong CAGR of over 17.0% from 2016 to 2020, states a report recently added to the vast repository of MarketResearchReports.biz.

BIM Market: High Focus on Digital Platform for Planning Infrastructure Development Projects to Stimulate Demand

While building information modelling (BIM) has been around for some time and has been typically used on large projects, it is becoming mainstream for projects of all sizes.

BIM in close up

Within the past 20 years, the term BIM (Building Information Modeling) has been used more and more in the construction sector.

Digital Built Britain

Chris Forbes, MD of Marflow Hydronics reflects on 2016 and industry preparedness for the future advising that it would be prudent for all businesses within the construction sector to rapidly complete their BIM Level 2 ...

BIM technologies help save up to 10% at construction in Russia

Application of BIM technologies will allow building developers to cut expenditure on construction and assembly works up to 10 per cent, a deputy director general of Etalon Invest Group, Sergei Mamoshin, announced.

Russia to Copy “Interesting UK Experience” and Make BIM Compulsory

The use of building information modelling (BIM) is set to become compulsory on all construction projects commissioned by the Russian government after 2018.