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In a time where Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and digital evolution is revolutionising the way we work, live and explore, it’s no surprise that the reach of these technologies is branching out into the construction sector via the process of Building Information Modelling or ‘BIM’.
BIM is the process of creating and managing information digitally across a construction projects life-cycle. It is the digital description of absolutely every aspect of the built asset. With every aspect detailed throughout the development, design, and construction phases it allows a collaborative information sharing platform which is constantly updated at key stages.
The definitive guide to all things BIM. Whether its news, software, updates, training and implementation. Hear from leading contributors such Anne Kemp, Mark Bew, David Philp.

RFIs

A decade of digital RFIs and take-offs

For contractor Forcia, embracing digital workflows for RFIs and take-offs, with Bluebeam as a project partner, has helped establish the firm as a leader in its field.
Frame

Gleeds introduces BIM & project management app

Property and construction consultancy Gleeds has launched a new online BIM and project management app called Frame
GEO|Design+BIM Awards

GEO|Design+BIM Awards to recognise outstanding innovation in construction

Geospatial Media and Communications has announced the introduction of GEO|Design+BIM Awards to recognise and celebrate organizations with outstanding digital strategies in the construction industry
cloud service

Siemens and Bentley Systems launch PlantSight digital twin cloud services

Siemens and Bentley Systems have unveiled a new cloud service providing as-operated, up-to-date digital twins that synchronise both physical conditions and engineering data.
pedestrian simulation software

Bentley Systems acquires pedestrian simulation software firm LEGION

Bentley Systems has acquired pedestrian simulation software firm LEGION, which supports more than half of the world's 40 largest transition agencies.
Open BIM

Royal HaskoningDHV to showcase Open BIM at GEO|Design+BIM 2018

The GEO| Design+BIM event has announced that Royal HaskoningDHV will organise a programme on Open BIM successes at the event, scheduled to take place from 1-2 November 2018, in Amsterdam
Allplan 2019

ALLPLAN announces new version of BIM software for architects and engineers

Allplan has announced the release of its new version of BIM software, Allplan 2019, with numerous new features and optimised BIM workflows
project information

Bricks, bytes and the move to digital project working

It is well recognised that compared to other major industries, construction is slow adopting new systems and processes to support better ways of winning and delivering project work.
BIM software

Autdodesk announce AGACAD as one of its first AEC industry partners

AGACAD Ltd, a technology developer for building information modelling and management, has become one of the first Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) Industry Partners of Autodesk Inc. 
GIS

Esri to showcase GIS and BIM at GEO|Design+BIM 2018

Esri has been announced as a gold sponsor at the GEO|Design+BIM 2018 event in Amsterdam where it is set to showcase the benefits of GIS and BIM integration for better infrastructure, planning and design works.
BIM Level 2 accreditation

Lloyd’s Register reveal full BIM Level 2 Accreditation process

Lloyd's Register has released a presentation detailing the full BIM Level 2 Accreditation process
StrucSoft Solutions

Catch up with StrucSoft Solutions UK this autumn!

StrucSoft Solutions is the market leader in comprehensive Autodesk® Revit®-based BIM framing, with both off-the-shelf and custom solutions targeting the AEC and fabrication sectors Led by our team of experts, our star solution MWF or Metal Wood Framer simplifies complex Revit® framing with its powerful range of tools for modeling,...
BIM in Practice

New BIM e-learning platform to boost construction companies in Scotland

Construction businesses in Scotland can now boost their BIM knowledge without leaving the office, thanks to Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s (CSIC) free new e-learning platform
BIMUp

Graitec launches BIMUp to support customers entering into BIM

Graitec, an international BIM, Fabrication and Design software developer for AEC has announced that is has launched Graitec BIMUp

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