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Building Information Modelling Uses and the Swiss Army Knife

The Swiss Army Knife is a beautiful piece of Engineering. It is a collection of tools that are integrated in a highly efficient manner so it is portable and effective in getting you out of ...

Model Audits with the help of Dynamo

An important part of our BIM strategy is the validation and auditing of our BIM Geometry models. This has traditionally been a very analogue process of running through company standard compliance checklists and checking the ...

Watertight BIM

Indeed there is much more going on in the water and utilities sector in a BIM and digital capacity than meets the eye. So here we introduce an unsung hero of technological development and implementation ...

BIM: The Tipping Point is Today

When the aims of the Government’s Construction Strategy were first announced the targets seemed comfortably distant. By 2016, there must be adoption of BIM principles across all areas of publicly funded construction.

Composition of a BIM Steering Committee

The project steering committee should consist of individuals representative of the business(es) and who have a direct, vested interest in realising the project’s deliverable's and objectives.

The Role of a BIM Steering Committee

A BIM Steering Committee (BSC) is a group of high-level stakeholders (owner, managing director, general manager, corporate communications director, corporate planning director, heads of departments etc) who are responsible for providing guidance on overall strategic ...

Getting Equipped for BIM

Is your organisation working with Building Information Management (BIM), do have you an established clear BIM strategy in place? To be a successful BIM organisation it is important to properly address BIM Process Management, so ...

BIM Implementation and Execution Plans

Maybe you are captivated by the proposition of BIM and want to take it for a ‘trial run’, or you are somewhat convinced of the benefits and are keen to roll it out. You are ...