Digital twin, Science Park,

A digital replica for Hong Kong Science Park

Digital twin campus initiative drives smart facilities management for Hong Kong Science Park.
BIM4Water, water sector

BIM4Water: A drive for digital transformation across the UK water sector

BIM4Water has moved from a start-up group in 2013, to become a leadership group with over 200 members, who are taking practical and collaborative steps to implement BIM in the water sector.
Digital twins, digital cities, Bentley systems, Robert Mankowski

Building smarter cities with digital twins

PBC Today talks to Robert Mankowski, vice-president of digital cities at Bentley Systems, about how digital twins can help to plan, design, build and operate smarter infrastructure.
Construction, Site diary

The importance of a site diary for everyday construction activities

A frustrating part of a subcontractor’s job is getting paid. It can be difficult to prove a piece of work has been done, so a site diary is a must.
Vehicle tracking system,

Building your business case for a vehicle tracking system

When it comes to getting the best vehicle tracking system, small changes can make huge differences.
poor Asset Management, Institute of Asset Management

Poor asset management results in bad decision making

Survey reveals more than a quarter of decision-makers working in asset management roles in the UK said that making a ‘wrong decision’ is the greatest risk of poor asset management.
Construction cost, construction estimates, cost benchmarking.

The best data for construction cost benchmarking

The pitfalls of using industry averages for construction cost benchmarking.
smart cities, data science,

How data can build the smart cities of the future

Nathan Sykes, tech writer for Kolabtree, discusses the role of data science in smart cities and how urban planners depend on data to learn about housing trends and transportation habits.
ALLPLAN 2019, BIM solution,

Latest version of ALLPLAN BIM software receives update

The ALLPLAN 2019 BIM solution for architects and engineers in building and infrastructure was updated recently.
Facilities Management Integrator, LGIM Real Assets,

L&G announces new operating model for property management

LGIM Real Assets (Legal & General) announces that it has established a new innovative operating model for managing its buildings, which is set to help disrupt the property industry.

3D CAD & BIM search engine gets the go-ahead

Software developer CADENAS has created a visual search engine to find and download millions of 3D CAD & BIM models from manufacturer catalogues worldwide.
G-Cloud 11, Elecosoft,

Elecosoft reaches supplier status on G-Cloud 11 framework

Elecosoft plc has announced its latest cloud-based software have been listed on the G-Cloud 11 framework.
construction projects, AI,

Technology alliance to harness AI on major construction projects

Mott MacDonald, Endeavour Programme and WT Partnership have formed a technology alliance to harness artificial intelligence (AI) to prevent time and cost overruns on construction projects.
New commissioners, Dame Kate Barker, Edwina Dunn,

Geospatial commission appoints four new commissioners

Four new commissioners will join the Board of the Geospatial Commission alongside its chair, Sir Andrew Dilnot, and deputy chair, Nigel Clifford.

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