Technology is transforming the way that buildings are being designed, constructed and operated. It's helping to improve decision making and performance across the building and infrastructure lifecycle.
The RIBA, CPIC and BuildingSmart jointly proposed a definition of BIM for the UK construction industry:
BIM is a digital representation of physical and functional characteristics of a facility creating a shared knowledge resource for information about it forming a reliable basis for decisions during its life cycle, from earliest conception to demolition.
In practical terms, this means that a virtual building model is developed and information is collated from manufacturers or through the traditional decision-making process of design. This model is analysed, tweaked, tested and revised, before the building begins on site.
With Building Information Modelling you are able to make better decisions, improving building performance, and collaborate more effectively throughout the project lifecycle.
BIM allows you to digitize your construction site and connect project information from design through to construction and handover.
Cadspec have been an Autodesk Value Added Reseller since 1989, Gold Accredited Partner for Architecture, Engineering & Construction we are well placed to partner with you through your BIM journey. Cadspec can help you learn more about BIM and how it can optimize your work and company processes.
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