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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 ...

Beyond Information Requirements

The effect of increasing shifts in client sentiment, as felt throughout the supply chain, are captured head on as Nicholas Nisbet (BuildingSMART UKI) introduces a call to arms that champions asset performance and new business ...

5 Reasons Why Adapting BIM Technology Is Viable For Small Firms

Where BIM consulting services software application were as soon as viewed as merely wonderful to have, their huge variety of advantages have actually currently made BIM a vital part of the layout procedure.

Tapping the Potential of 4D BIM Construction Simulation for more opportunities

Construction sequencing method is an indispensable tool for site engineers and contractors to map out the construction phase especially with rising design complexity.

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 ...

BIM & FM - It’s a Circular Thing

In this article Steve Owen (Managing Director, FM180 Ltd) highlights the psychology between the less than harmonious relationships that can occur among project participants and what can be done to solve it.

Ten Steps to Soften any Landing

As it is critical to champion even better outcomes for our built assets by facilitating a Soft Landings approach, it is a pleasure to invite Deborah Rowland (Director Public Sector Affairs, Sodexo) to quickly offer ...

The Facilities Manager’s Role in a BIM Project

As the devil is so often in the detail, here is Paul Thomas (FM Principal Consultant at Turner & Townsend) to advise how FMs can contribute to provide a far better BIM project outcome.

Demystifying BIM for Facilities Managers

With BIM being notoriously difficult for newcomers to grasp, here is Mike Packham (Director, BWA (Europe) Ltd) to delicately guide all willing participants.

Reasons to Implement BIM in Small Scale Businesses Too

Building Information Modeling or BIM has brought about a colossal transformation in the AEC industry. It is a digital representation of the physical and functional distinctiveness of a facility.