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BIM Ready

Get BIM Ready – Cloud-based entitlement & BIM use training

Too many companies are realising only a fraction of their technology capabilities because of a lack of practical, interactive training. Man and Machine’s BIM Ready programme aims to change that
BIM execution

Making BIM execution business as usual at DCW

Visitors to this year’s Digital Construction Week will be invited to take part in a series of clinics exploring the practicalities of BIM execution
FM and BIM

Taking a closer look at the FM and BIM relationship

A recent BIFM survey showed growing appreciation of BIM’s potential for FM – but the sector’s involvement remains limited. Mike Packham of BWA examines the findings and the relationship between FM and BIM
Legal and Contractual Barriers of BIM

UK BIM Alliance to launch Legal and Contractual Barriers of BIM project

The UK BIM Alliance is inviting contributions for its new project titled ‘Overcoming the Legal and Contractual Barriers of BIM’
BIM knowledge

Study highlights BIM’s ‘isolation’ from the construction industry

According to a new study, BIM knowledge and practitioners are ‘isolated’ for the rest of the industry
process challenges

BIM process challenges: Your BIM is not the same as my BIM

Bhushan Avsatthi, Associate Director at Hi-Tech iSolutions LLP, explains how the process challenges within BIM differ based on the disciplines of building construction projects
Asset Information Models

Asset Information Models: How GliderBIM can manage and deliver data

Nick Hutchinson, Managing Director of Glider Technology Limited, discusses how GliderBIM can help deliver Asset Information Models and associated asset data
BIM project compliance

Overcoming the BIM project compliance challenge

The new BSI Kitemark™ for BIM Objects allows manufacturers to demonstrate the accuracy of their digital products within BIM project compliance. Andrew Butterfield, Director of Built Environment, Product Certification at BSI, takes a look
Digital Transformation Strategy

Delivering a digital transformation strategy – A review of the GDS

More than six months on from the Government’s Digital Transformation Strategy, Idox’s Steven McGinty reviews the current situation, looking at the champions of, and opposition to, the Government Digital Service
openBIM training

buildingSMART announce program to support openBIM training

buildingSMART has initiated a new Professional Certification Program to support openBIM training
digital supply chains

Digital supply chains in the AECO sector

Worldwide digital supply chains are creating a greater focus on customer satisfaction. Lars Fredenlund, Chief Executive of coBuilder, examines where the construction industry stands
Shaping a Digital World

ICE to host Shaping a Digital World conference

The ICE will host its popular BIM event on the 13 October, with leading experts providing insight into Shaping a Digital World
Urban Sciences Building

Urban Sciences Building opens in Newcastle

As part of Newcastle’s ‘Science Central’ development, Newcastle University has opened its £59m Urban Sciences Building
BIM adoption

BIM and the Build: Building on 3D foundations

Much of the focus of BIM adoption has concentrated on design. But Jason Ruddle, Managing Director of Elecosoft, argues that BIM must also work for contractors to create a built environment fit for the future