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Building information modelling is a process to help manage and improve performance in construction projects.

Using BIM software allows users to gain a 3D visualisation of the buildings, manage data efficiently and assists the overall operational management of a construction project.

Below you can find a range of BIM software articles focusing on new software developments, the top players in the market and projects that have utilised software to its maximum potential.

BIM Initiative of the Year awarded to new tool BIMHawk

BIM Initiative of the Year awarded to new tool BIMHawk

New BIM software developed by the CIBSE and NG Bailey has won BIM Initiative of the Year at the Heating & Ventilation News Awards
BIM training helps staff develop core skills while improving efficiency

BIM training helps staff develop core skills while improving efficiency

Cadassist share what they bring to an organisation though their BIM training programmes and how they ensure the right learning outcomes for employees
bim data

BIM data for more than 1,200 products has been published by...

The Siemens Building Technologies Division has published BIM data for a range of products including fire safety, automation and field devices
geospatial

GeoSLAM launches its latest updated geospatial mapping software

The latest release of Geospatial Simultaneous Localisation and Mapping (SLAM) software has been launched by GeoSLAM
Small businesses

Small businesses can benefit from using building information modelling

Joanna Mulgrew, Operations Director at Integro Construction Software, considers how small businesses fit into the BIM environment
Crossrail

Crossrail utilises 3D Repo BIM app to digitally manage assets

Cloud software firm 3D Repo has begun development on a new mobile app that will enable Crossrail to digitally manage its assets
Standardised product information

Standardised product information confusion cleared up by industry bodies

BESA, CIBSE, and the CPA have come together to clear up mounting confusion surrounding the process of standardised product information and its use in BIM
standardised product data

Standardised product data – the BIMHawk solution

Carl Collins, CIBSE Digital Engineering Consultant, explains how BIMHawk will speed up the development and adoption of standardised product data
Generative design

Generative design focuses on aesthetics and performance to create quality

Rachel Waite, Business Development Manager, FenestraPro discusses the importance of performance led generative design for AEC

Concrete customers can benefit from new software that ensures efficiency

Trimble understands how concrete customers work and is constantly developing its Tekla software to help. Ismail Makda, Business Development Manager explains
BIM show live

BIM Show Live reveals two new keynote speakers for its line...

Mark Shayler and Nell Watson have joined the BIM Show Live 2017 programme as keynote speakers for the event
Product

How to provide product data that clients cannot resist

Here, coBuilder provide a six step action plan to ensure firms provide product data that is useful and efficient for clients
coBuilder enter Nordic region Finland

coBuilder reaffirming a strong foothold in the Nordic region

coBuilder is further strengthening its presence in the Nordic region by entering the construction market in Finland as of January 2017 In order to better...
BIM software

3D Repo’s BIM software recognised at award ceremony

BIM software from 3D Repo has been recognised during the IET Innovation Awards for its success in helping to reduce costs and ensure efficiency
Oasys Ltd - Your Ideas Brought To Life

Specialist Engineering Software

Oasys software is developed by engineers, for engineers who need to get the most out of their designs. A conscious effort is placed on...
Technology

Using technology to deliver more successful projects for AEC firms

Technology has a role to play in delivering projects for firms efficiently and effectively. Newforma explains the challenges and how they can be overcome
BIM roadshows

CIBSE to focus on digital technologies at BIM roadshows

The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers has revealed a series of roadshows dedicated to BIM will be held across the UK and Ireland
Tekla Structures software

Tekla Structures software – what’s it all about?

Tekla Structures can allow a steel and concrete structure to be formed within the same 3D model, reducing costs and improving efficiencies
3D PDF

Supplementing BIM with 3D PDF technology

It is now possible to supplement BIM with 3D PDF technology thanks to Bluebeam. Adrian Slatter of Design Software Solutions explains how the technology...
Tekla Structures

Tekla Structures solves complex steelwork challenge

Tekla Structures improves team collaboration and solves complex steelwork challenge for a spectacular new building at Durham University.
Lean principles

The top 3 Lean principles in developing BIM software

The top 3 Lean principles in developing BIM software are outlined by coBuilder Marketing.

Ruskin launches free BIM database

Ruskin Air Management has launched an extensive, freely available database on Building Information Modelling for building engineering systems.
BIM

BIMobject: The Data Conundrum in BIM

BIM objects are developed and these geometric objects have data embedded and structured for COBie purposes, but what happens with any changes?
BIM

The new BIM Bom(b)

Jan Phelps, Principal and IWMS Advocate for Terminal Velocity FM hails the popularity and benefits of BIM for the FM community and asks whether it should be called BOM (Building Operations Modeling)
BGScivils data product

BGScivils data products: Putting the subsurface into BIM

Kate Royse and Russell Lawley at the British Geological Survey details how the new BGScivils data product will help put the subsurface into BIM
bim

Graphisoft and BIM: Starting with the Design

Many say BIM is a process or BIM is nothing more than the collection of all building data organised into a structure database easy to query both in a “visual” and a “numerical” way. It is safe to say that BIM involves all of the above and much more

BIM Software

Building information modelling is a process to help manage and improve performance in construction projects.

Using BIM software allows users to gain a 3D visualisation of the buildings, manage data efficiently and assists the overall operational management of a construction project.

Below you can find a range of BIM software articles focusing on new software developments, the top players in the market and projects that have utilised software to its maximum potential.