Digital transformation tsunami

The digital transformation is now focusing on construction procurement. It has happened in Banking, Business to Consumer markets and the change is rapid. Large established businesses that did not embrace this change have been laid waste. Three elements are fundamental to the process of procurement in the following order: Discovery Price Availability Discovery A product

BIM: O&M generated from Asset Data

Introduction Would the design and construction process benefit from generating the Building Owners manual / Operations and Maintenance Manuals using the building asset data? If this is possible then would it also work for the Building Log book, Health and Safety file? Please don’t think this is a magic bullet the axiom “rubbish in rubbish

AIM:How we create COBie from PDF’s

We have for years been faced with building Asset Information Models with very rough data. From scanned handover drawings, PDF scan, PDF vector ,Plot Files, 2D Cad. Even today with the wider use of 3D Building Modeling we are having to use our tools built developed over years the years. Our journey with BIM is probably

The Architecture of a Template

Nearly everyone involved in the construction industry are using templates in some form or other be they a creator or consumer of digital information. In BIM, the common understanding for the use of templates is in the context of components from generic design elements holding specification performance requirements to products with actual performance data. Templates