Opinion

6D BIMX

BIM – Fact or Whim?

Building Information Modeling or BIM has been around the architectural profession for several decades, but it is just now hitting the offices and projects in the construction industry as new delivery and contracting methods are ...

BIM For Renovation Projects

There is no insurmountable impediment to the application of BIM for renovation projects. However, despite all the benefits it can bring, it must be stressed that BIM for renovation projects necessitates specific procedures that are ...

BIMOCM

Building Information Model Optical Control Management

Building Industry is Busy with BIM for Design and Construction; but is it FM Friendly?

Qatar has been in news for quite a time now. Its infrastructure projects and vision 2030 has definitely raised eyebrows of top notch investors.

2D is Dead, Long Live 2D

3D, 4D, 5D, 6D. We have all heard a great deal about these in recent years, but what about 2D? "2D is dead" they proclaim and nobody is going to be using 2D any more... ...

BIM A 'Model' Method

In the last 15 years or so, Building Information Modeling (BIM) has evolved from a theory to a widely adopted practice in the construction industry—so much so that mechanical contractors who aren’t conversant in it ...