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waste management innovation

Waste management innovation and becoming BIM compliant

BIM is bringing construction into the digital age - creating opportunities for waste management innovation across all sectors say Reconomy
BIM Kitemark™ for Asset Management awarded to first global organisations

BIM Kitemark for Asset Management awarded to first global organisations

Three global firms have gained a new BIM Kitemark™ for Asset Management following the effective management of asset data
BIM training courses have been developed to keep pace with the industry

BIM training courses have been developed to keep pace with the industry

RICS ' BIM training is offered in various formats and at different levels of competency, says Alan Muse, Global Director of Built Environment Professional Groups Much of the training on BIM concentrates on design aspects. To draw clients into BIM more, training also needs to focus on the business management...
Structured Product Data at SFS intec

Structured Product Data for BIM provides many benefits

Product Manager Andy Stolworthy shares SFS intec's progress with Structured Product Data for BIM SFS is fully behind the ethos of BIM and wants to provide Structured Product Data to its customers and specifiers to support the entire specification, selection and replacement process. We believe that through standardising data, clients and...
Infrastructure channel - RICS

RICS isurv launches brand new infrastructure channel

RICS’ isurv Infrastructure channel is the only market resource to offer leading edge information on the major life cycle stages of an infrastructure project Tapping into the knowledge of senior industry experts including major clients, consultants and contractors, isurv Infrastructure brings together what you need to understand the issues and constraints...
The BIM bonus: Increasing reliability and efficiency of crowd simulation software

The BIM bonus: Increasing reliability and efficiency of simulation software

BIM enables the importing of both 3D geometry and whole BIM objects, providing a valuable tool for simulation software. Here, Oasys explains
BIM Show Live 2018 will focus on the digital trends of tomorrow

BIM Show Live 2018 will focus on the digital trends of tomorrow

After this year’s success, the BIM Show Live will return in March 2018 to explore upcoming digital trends and how these can benefit the sector
BIM and DfMA - the future of construction

BIM and DfMA – the future of construction

Utilising BIM and DfMA (Designing for Manufacture and Assembly) has wide-ranging benefits as discussed by Nick Milestone, Board Director for the Structural Timber Association
Britain’s approach to BIM provides a model for the world

Britain’s approach to BIM provides a model for the world

Enforcing the BIM mandate is proving slow, but Gavin Bonner, Global BIM Manager at Cundall argues that Britain is leading the way in BIM implementation
Solibri Model Checker

Solibri Model Checker – getting it right first time

Solibri speak to Michael Palm, HKP Architects BIM expert about his experiences using Solibri Model Checker and how it's shaping large construction projects
RICS BIM4SME Awards open to all companies of all size

RICS BIM4SME Awards open to all companies of all size

The RICS BIM4SME Awards, which recognises best practice and excellence, is open to all businesses until 7 August 2017
Working towards accreditation for BIM certification

Working towards accreditation for BIM certification

Ian Ronksley, Accreditation Development Manager at UKAS, explains what is being done to provide accreditation for BIM certification.
Building the case for BIM and modular construction

Building the case for BIM and modular construction

Marcus Sutcliffe, Managing Director of Elite Systems explains how BIM and modular construction go hand-in-hand when it comes to the building process
UK’s first timber frame BIM library created by Stewart Milne Timber Systems

UK’s first timber frame BIM library created by Stewart Milne Timber Systems

A new BIM library for offsite construction has been developed by Stewart Milne Timber Systems to aid clients, designers and construction professionals