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A lighting scheme designed using 3D (and 4D) BIM techniques. Bentley

ECA Carries out BIM Survey Ahead of 2016 Deadline

Because of the efficiency and cost saving advantages of BIM for construction professionals - including electrical contractors - it has slowly been gaining ground as a technique. But are these professionals ready to use BIM ...

Stephen Hughes

Enterprise Ireland Providing Support for your BIM Journey

Efforts to ensure Irish construction companies embrace BIM and are ready to compete for projects when the UK mandate comes into effect in 2016 are continuing with funding from Enterprise Ireland available for companies to ...

Director and head of engagement at Dynamo, Justin Souter, left, with Space Group chief executive Rob Charlton

Leading North East Companies Unite to Champion Digital Construction

New Dynamo initiative will provide a unified voice for the industry, establishing a hub for skills development and retention.

BIMobject® Cloud - Now Compliant for UK Government requirements

Once more, BIMobject® shows worldwide leadership tackling the challenges of the industry. Doing this will enable BIMobject to future proof its content for any changes in data.

Baxall Construction Embraces BIM

Baxall have embraced Building Information Modelling (BIM), which is now required to be used across a wide range of projects. The firm now has a robust strategy to introduce this initiative into its management process.

BIM Task Group misses out on long-term level three funding

But BIM tsar says he expects central government support to continue beyond 2016

Image from www.crossrail.co.uk

UK Crossrail outpaces the government’s Level 2 BIM agenda

Crossrail has been driving industry standards for design innovation on major infrastructure projects since the first surveying work was undertaken in the mid-nineties.

BIM, hire desks and piling to join construction's apprenticeship offer

A construction industry initiative to develop three new apprenticeship schemes has won government support.

US and UK Building Owners Expect to Increase Their Involvement With BIM in the Next Two Years

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While building owners may not always directly use building information modeling (BIM), they are increasingly recognizing its value on their projects. McGraw Hill Construction today released its new ...

BIM: is it ready yet?

Employers are increasingly asking for “BIM” to be included in the services provided by consultants and contractors, but very few of them know what they are asking for and very few consultants and contractors can ...