Supply Chain

BIM News

NBS launch first BIM for manufacturers survey

NBS and the CPA have together launched a survey to understand construction product manufacturers’ views on BIM.

White Papers

For Efficient Facade Design & Engineering: Collaborate With Your Supply Chain

A. Zahner Company is setting the example for how an integrated supply chain can significantly reduce rework on highly complex projects.

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Opinion

A Short Story About BIM

In an office far, far away, in time, not so long ago, a company was facing a great foe - a world without BIM...

Reviews

Supply Chain Management and Logistics in Construction

The construction logistics manager plays an increasingly central role in the construction process. In fact, their decisions can crucially affect the success or failure of a project. Recognition of the critical role they play has ...

Interviews

The Road to 2016 BIM compliance – how is the UK shaping up?

It only seems like yesterday that Paul Morrell and Francis Maude signed the industry up to the 2011 Construction Strategy; we had just welcomed a new kind of Government and they were talking about a ...

Reviews

BIM Demystified (2nd edition)

BIM Demystified is a short, practical introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM). Addressing BIM from the point of view of mainstream practice as opposed to a cutting-edge technological perspective.

Opinion

CDE for BIM, bigger data…Our 6 predictions for 2015

The good news going in to 2015 is that the construction industry as a whole in the UK continues to grow. Despite figures suggesting that growth slowed in December 2014, particularly for civil engineering projects, ...

BIM News

Supply chain integration is key to building efficiency, says BSRIA

Building efficiency can only improve once designers, builders and installers come together from the start and engage in new technologies and processes.

BIM News

The route to BIM in 10 steps

The industry will have to put its foot down to meet the government’s BIM deadline. Here, five experts break the route in 10 key stages