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What is “Stonehenge Syndrome”?

What is “Stonehenge Syndrome”?

Of all the challenges we face and hurdles to overcome in implementing BIM, there is one that is becoming more and more prevalent, one that seems to be raised more often than any other. It doesn’t have a simple term to describe it, so recently I’ve been calling it...

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PAS1192-3:2014

PAS1192-3:2014

PAS1192-3:2014 is the “specification for information management during the operational phase of assets using BIM” (Opex, or Operational Expenditure). It follows the procedures defined in PAS1192-2 for the design, construction and delivery phases of a project (Capex,...

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10 REASONS WHY BS1192:2007 NEEDS TO BE REVISED

10 REASONS WHY BS1192:2007 NEEDS TO BE REVISED

BS1192:2007, the standard for collaborative production of AEC information, is one of the principle documents on which data production within the UK is based. It was, and still is, a critical standard, covering the structure of digital construction information and the...

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AUGMENTED BIM

AUGMENTED BIM

Being daring, with technology both professionally and at home, is moving my practical use of the technology forward at a rather high rate. From a theoretical point of view I am intrigued at the rate that the AEC industry could progress if technology was a primary...

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Is Level 2 BIM Possible?

Is Level 2 BIM Possible?

“Level 2 BIM isn’t possible.” So spoke UK BIM mainstay, Mervyn Richards, at the BSI BIM Conference at the tail end of 2014 to stunned silence. Then the fingers started to twitch and tweets began to circulate. It’s a statement that has since been echoed by many, and...

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LOD = LOD + LOI

LOD = LOD + LOI

If you’re struggling to cope with the excessive use of TLAs (Three Letter Acronyms) in BIM circles, then you may throw your hands up in the air when faced with the above formula. You might argue it is mathematically incorrect, unless LOI = 0; or you might suggest it...

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BE PREPARED FOR BIM WITH EVOLVE’S BIM AWARENESS WORKSHOPS

BE PREPARED FOR BIM WITH EVOLVE’S BIM AWARENESS WORKSHOPS

Regardless of your role within your company, Building Information Modelling affects the way you do business. With BIM being mandated on all public projects by 2016, and adoption accelerating in the private sector, all levels of staff need to be prepared. Evolve's BIM...

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THE REALITY OF BIM

THE REALITY OF BIM

As a BIM consultant I deal with a wide range of people every day. From the highly experienced to the completely naïve, my role is to assist companies and individuals aiming to develop and evolve their processes and technology into a BIM environment. I don’t think...

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