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Lean Construction, Lean Design and Building Information Modelling

The choices we make in the design stage will have a great impact on the success of the actual construction and installation work. Because of this, the capability to verify the feasibility of the designs ...

BIM Track for PMs: Why you need it and how to assess project health

As a project manager (PM), you need an easy way to assign tasks & monitor issue resolution progress within your project at a glance. You need hard data you can drill down into to see ...

How to run a successful BIM coordination meeting

We all know what makes for bad meetings, but what makes for a great one? We’re going to give you BIM One’s tried and tested methods to run productive BIM coordination meetings with BIM Track. ...

iConstruct helps SSOE create efficiencies across 30 of their projects

The SSOE Group is a global engineering, procurement, and construction management firm with a 65-plus year history working with clients in the semiconductor, automotive, chemical, food, power, glass, healthcare, and education markets, among others. With ...

No More “Weird” Buildings for China

The Chinese government released a new set of urban planning guidelines for city planners on February 21, 2016, and one of its aims seems to be to quash the creativity of architects. These guidelines include ...

Steve Cooper, Managing Director - CONJECT

BIM comes of age - but where do we go now in the Middle East?

BIM transforming the construction industry but can the Middle East keep up with the likes of China and South Korea, asks Steve Cooper, Managing Director, CONJECT.

Why Do Manufacturers Need BIM?

Buildings and structures are composed of smaller components. Different types of components are needed to make the structure habitable and usable. These components may refer to beams and columns or even fixtures like air conditioning, ...

BIM –One Size Fits No One!

There is no one BIM approach or strategy that is right for all. Everyone needs to tailor their BIM usage to their individual needs, the needs of those they are collaborating with and the specific ...