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Legal considerations of BIM Level 2

Legal considerations of BIM Level 2

Understanding the contractual framework for the implementation of BIM is an important first step to removing any ‘blockers’ to successful BIM construction projects. Andrew Marsh, Partner at DAC Beachcroft LLP provides an overview of the legal considerations In 2013 the government launched its Construction 2025 Industry Strategy to provide a...
Stepping up to level 2 BIM

Stepping up to level 2 BIM

Being level 2 BIM compliant will soon be a government project requirement. Mark Eggleton, Managing Director at EaglestoneUK Limited explains that it needn’t be a giant leap to meet the new standards… With the 2016 government deadline looming, companies of all shapes and sizes are starting to feel the pressure...
The value of BIM for the UK

The value of BIM for UK construction

The UK construction industry is making a good start in embracing BIM, providing the opportunity for reform and economic success as global leaders. Peter Hansford, Government Chief Construction Adviser details the value of BIM for the UK… Technology is moving fast – including in construction. We are moving quickly towards...

BIM will help raise efficiency

BSI, the business standards company has published PAS 1192-3 Specification for information management for the operational phase of assets using building information modelling (BIM) Developed with Construction Industry Council (CIC) and the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Task Group, PAS 1192-3 comes as a direct response to the government’s 2011 Construction...

UK takes the lead to develop smart city standards

New guidance has recently been published to support UK cities in becoming smarter… BIS, the business standards company worked with Department for Innovations and Skills (BIS) to develop and launch an agenda around smart city standards. In the UK alone, 8 out of 10 people now live in cities, and the...