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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 Olympic Gangneung Ice Arena built with Tekla BIM technology

Tekla Structures was utilized for the design of Gangneung Ice Arena, the venue for figure skating and short track in PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.

Chalkline’s VisiSpecs Wins Visionary in Technology Award

This inaugural award program was launched with a focus on companies who are shaping the future of the technology for construction and architecture sectors, and who continue to innovate and develop new techniques.

VolkerWessels and Trimble Working Together to Drive BIM Technology Innovation

Trimble and VolkerWessels, a global player in the field of information and communications technologies and a leading construction firm, announced today a strategic relationship to standardize VolkerWessels’ projects on a key set of Trimble construction ...

Six trends that will define the future of design for contractors

Technology is poised to fundamentally rewrite how we undertake design – of everything from physical structures, like buildings and bridges, to business artefacts like commercial strategies and business models. The implications for contractors will be ...

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.

Who Manages The Building Data?

There would seem to be a very good case for bringing all the facility data into a unified database architecture and putting into practice standard methodologies and processes to manage the data.

CloudCities Update Focuses on BIM—New IFC Support and Password Protected Scenes

AEC industry cloud-based software upstart, CloudCities, advances its offering with new IFC BIM model integration features, private scenes and attribute editor.

Building a more competitive and sustainable construction industry in Europe using BIM standards

A first milestone in Building Information Model (BIM) in European standardization was reached with the adoption of the first three European Standards.

BIFM CALLS FOR MEMBERS’ VIEWS ON BIM SPEC

BIFM is calling on FM professionals to take part in a consultation process on the development of a publicly available specification (PAS) on building information modelling (BIM).