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Five Practical Lessons for Manufacturers when BIM Modelling

In this guest article, here is Gavin Summerson, Senior Certification Manager at BSI to offer advice and to tell us more. Over to Gavin...

COBie: The Long and Winding Road

The relevance of COBie when it comes to infrastructure has been hotly discussed, debated and poured over for years. This article seeks to capture the journey so far and to shed some light on the ...

BIM Journal Issue 3 - BIM in Infrastructure

A telling snapshot of BIM adoption in the Infrastructure sectors. Take a look...

How is BIM continually transforming construction?

Building Information Modelling (BIM) has hit the UK construction industry with full force since the government implemented the BIM Level 2 mandate as a minimum requirement within construction and design companies back in April 2016.

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 ...

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Three Tips For Leveraging BIM In Facility Management

Many owners are leveraging building information modeling (BIM) for design and construction. However, most aren’t benefiting from the rich data in the model when it comes to facilities management.

BIM object standard naming?

The object naming in BS 8541-1 sets out 2 ways of naming objects. The 2 options are covered in 4.3.2 and 4.3.3. Both set out how an object name can be constructed and both have ...

Getting to Level 2 – The 10 BIM things you should know

A study conducted by CONJECT indicating that the AEC industry and Asset Owners can be split fairly evenly into those that indicate they are novices and those that indicate they are knowledgeable, with Consultants and ...