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The fundamental building blocks of BIM

The Government mandate to achieve BIM Level 2, on publicly procured projects, by April 2016 is edging ever closer. Organisations involved in the design, construction...

PROFILE: 21st Century BIM: Virtual Education Solutions

South West College is situated in a largely rural area of Northern Ireland, covering two counties with five separate campuses. It has recently been...
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BIM and the golden thread

GREG DAVIES, Operations Director at Concerto, discusses their integrated asset management solution, their on-going commitment to Government Soft Landings and his thoughts on ‘the...
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The CAD Room is geared up for BIM

There is a widespread fact across the UK that BIM is the future for construction. The UK Government has put a great emphasis on Building...
CDM2015

Construction (Design and Management Regulations) 2015: Are we ready?

Today, 29th January 2015, CDM2015 gained parliamentary approval, and will therefore come into force on 6th April 2015. As the final version of the...

Planning for SuDs

Sam Ibbott, Deputy Public Affairs Director at Environmental Industries Commission examines the latest government consultation on SuDs and the new approach of delivering it...

Behavioural Safety Leadership

Good safety leadership positively impacts a company’s ‘bottom-line’, as those companies with good safety performance are better all-round economic performers. This stems from ...

Foreword

Steve Evans BSc (Hons) MBA C.Build.E FCABE Senior Area Technical Manager National House Building Council (NHBC) Well, another festive season has come and gone, and as I...
Completing Level 2 BIM

Completing Level 2 BIM

Stephen Hamil, Director of Design and Innovation and Head of BIM at RIBA Enterprises details the development of a digital toolkit which will guide...
BIM for coastal defences: A client’s perspective

BIM for coastal defences: A client’s perspective

In the first of a series of interviews with Carl Green, Head of Engineering Services for Wyre Council, we follow the progress throughout the...
CDM2015 – a new era of construction health and safety?

CDM2015 – a new era of construction health and safety?

James Ritchie of The Association for Project Safety highlights some potential issues arising from the new CDM Regulations regarding the client’s duties to ensure...
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BIM4M2 education –the tools you need

Richard Blakesley, Chair of BIM4M2 Education Group and Managing Director of Howitt Consulting, describes how the group works to educate, inform and encourage action...
BIM – a digitised construction world

BIM – a digitised construction world

Peter Caplehorn, Chair of BSI’s Strategic Committee for Construction and Deputy Chief Executive of the Construction Products Association shares his thoughts on BIM. For a...
Building a more accessible future

Building a more accessible future

The retail and hospitality industry have been challenged to increase the levels of accessibility for disabled people. Chris Moriarty, Head of Insights and Corporate...

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