BIM: Why would you choose not to comply?

BIM: Why would you choose not to comply? The combination of PAS 91 and PAS 1192-2 not only provide the framework for procurement, but makes a compelling business case for BIM, both for clients procuring projects and businesses at all levels of the design and construction supply chain. The ...

Your open door to 2016 BIM

Your open door to 2016 BIM For many businesses, the door to 2016 BIM seems closed, with the prospect of losing out on future work causing significant alarm. According to a recent survey, 96% of respondents still need support and training to achieve BIM capability, with 62% ...

BIM Mandate: Does it Apply to Me?

BIM Mandate: Does it Apply to Me? Do you find it difficult to find an article that doesn’t refer to the Government’s ‘2016 BIM Mandate’? Are you tiring of the mind-boggling lengths that many organisations are going to in their efforts to convince us of their expertise and compliance?...

UK Launch of BIM Certification

UK Launch of BIM Certification BIM certification was launched 26 June 2014 at an event at St. James's Park, Newcastle. The event marked not only the launch of the first BIM certification scheme, but also a major initiative to help businesses acquire and demonstrate BIM capability....

BIM Needed to Pre-Qualify for Projects

BIM Needed to Pre-Qualify for Projects The UK Government's launch of PAS 91 in March 2013 provides a powerful addition to the business case for Building Information Modelling. Pre-qualification for publicly funded projects will now require businesses to meet prescribed standards in BIM po...