Planning

Opinion

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 ...

BIM News

Formwork Planning and Inventory Management Enhanced with Trimble and Avontus Partnership

Concrete contractors face unique challenges when estimating, planning, and managing their formwork operations. There is a need for an accurate and understandable design, and possible inadequate planning can result in costly delays that affect the ...

BIM News

VolkerWessels and Trimble Working Together to Drive BIM Technology Innovation

Trimble and VolkerWessels, a global player in the field of information and communications technologies and a leading construction firm, announced today a strategic relationship to standardize VolkerWessels’ projects on a key set of Trimble construction ...

Opinion

4D BIM is an area of interest for General Contractors; Why?

Being a building design and construction design support service provider, we ensure to meet the exact requirements of our clients; mostly general contractors.

Case Studies

Crossrail: Durward Stair Shaft by Waldeck Consulting

The first of two case studies by Waldeck as featured in BIM Journal Issue 03...

Opinion

All Aboard the Digital Express

In terms of BIM and the rail sector it would be criminal to not include a project of the size, scale and complexity of Crossrail when it comes to information and data handling on such ...

BIM News

KBW Investments' firm wins Romania project deal

Arcadia Engineering, a company chaired by Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal's Dubai-based KBW Investments, said it has been appointed as general designer for Business Garden Bucharest.

Opinion

Optimising your BIM Implementation

When implementing BIM, any company that proceeds with a ‘bare minimum’ approach tends to make many common mistakes - and ones that can be costly.

BIM News

Eagle Point Signs Partnership with dRofus

Eagle Point Software Corp. has signed a partnership agreement with dRofus to provide users of the Pinnacle Series with content for the dRofus planning, data management, and BIM collaboration tool.

Analysis

4D BIM Modeling – Improve Cost, Scheduling and Coordination of Building Project

Though the concept of 4D scheduling has been around over 20 years, it has not been popular due to some technical challenges associated with it.