Virtual Design and Construction

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Finding the right path on your BIM journey

BIM is one of the most coordinated advancements in digital construction, helping to deliver more ambitious and demanding projects in an evolving industry.

BIM Progress & Adoption in the UK
Analysis

BIM Services Progress & Adoption in the UK

Previous traditional methods in construction have been transformed with BIM services that can help established companies offer innovative services and add value to projects.

Case Studies

AECOM experiences substantial time savings on lighting design using MagiCAD for Revit

AECOM recently used MagiCAD software to assist with the electrical design on a hospital building project located in the UK, enabling the MEP designers to deliver the lighting design six weeks early.

BIM News

BIM Holoview increases supported size of Revit and Navisworks files

Files of up to 300mb are now viewable as table top and full scale on-site models meaning less time spent by BIM Specialists editing, filtering and sectioning models.

Project Development Stages.<br>Courtesy of Leica Geosystems
Opinion

Create Value for Owners by Embracing Change

While the term interoperability is commonly used to describe the ability of software applications to exchange data, it is much more, it is the ability to manage and communicate electronic product and project data between ...

Structural Steel Detailing of Aya Eliza
BIM News

Maintaining Accuracy in Structural Fabrication Drawing for Strong Steel Structures

Prefabricated elements made from accurate structural steel fabrication drawings are crucial for ensuring the sturdiness and quality of high rise building structures on the site.

BIM News

Trimble & Umbra Partner to Bring Complex Imagery on the HoloLens

When developing for the HoloLens, keeping a constant 60 fps (frames per second) while making things look beautiful is a challenge.

BIM News

Harnessing the Power of BIM with Virtual Reality Software

“The advantage for interior designers to use BIM (Building Information Modelling) software to win business needs no explanation, but the real value lies in the information it supplies and the co-ordination and collaboration that it ...

Pushing the limits of BIM
BIM News

Pushing The Limits Of BIM

Network Rail has taken 4D building information modelling (BIM) further and longer than it has ever been before.