BIM is not a new concept any regards, I am currently reading BIM and construction management by Brad Hardin, and he quotes Mr. Charles Eastman (CRC Press, 1999) in his book “BIM is a digital representation of the building process to facilitate exchange and interoperability of information in digital format.” which I completely agree with […]
Have added a new section to my Blog, which highlights some of the books available on the B I M, and my comments on the book / publications …
Towers are the height of fashion in London If it were possible to zoom 15 years into the future and take a tour of London, you might find your sense of geography getting a bit confused. Around Vauxhall you’d find a cluster 20 towers, forming a new high-rise suburb. In Stratford there’s a canyon banked […]
Chinese Company Assembles 10 3D-Printed Concrete Houses in a Day for Less Than $5,000 Each WinSun 3D printed houses – Gallery Page 2 – Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building. Chinese engineers appear to have stolen a march in the race to build the world’s first 3D printed house. The Shanghai WinSun […]
Anyone holding or studying for an Edexcel Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Construction Senior Management will no longer need to take a professional competence assessment in order to complete the CIOB’s Professional Review process and become chartered, the CIOB has announced. Candidates will be able to present their NVQ 7 qualification certificate as evidence […]
Standard Norway, in cooperation with several Norwegian stakeholders taken the initiative to start up standardization within BIM in the European standardization organization CEN, and it is prepared draft a plan for European BIM standardization. Read the full article
The construction industry is a paradigm shift in which data from the planning and design phase is exchanged and stored in digital building information models (BIM), and this data can be reused for subsequent maintenance and operation of buildings. Bruken av BIM fordrer at det finnes manualer og standardiserte regelsett som sier noe om hvem […]
iWare Apps for Interoperability | Bentleys free software for infrastructure professionals. One click and discover apps to view models, streamline workflows, and exchange information Bentley recognizes that information mobility is crucial to the successful, cost-effective design, delivery, and operation of infrastructure.
A digital tool for building information modelling – competition-display-page – innovateuk. Key features: Investment of up to £1.5m to support the development of a free-to-use digital tool that can exploit the standards being made publicly available for building information modelling (BIM).
Have been doing a lot of research and thinking about how the building information management protocol can would for the developer / house builder. One of the keys could be the naming of files? As the house builder wears a lot of different hats (roles) it is very important organise the information that we issue […]