BIM

Practical Architectural Modelling book now available

Practical Architectural Modelling book now available

We are very pleased to announce the publication of our latest "Practical Modelling" book this time for Revit! Autodesk Revit® is one of the most popular BIM authoring tools, used across the whole of the construction industry. Opening Revit for the first time can seem...

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THE GAME OF BIM (ISO 19650 EDITION)

THE GAME OF BIM (ISO 19650 EDITION)

Evolve Consultancy has published a fully updated edition of their best-selling The Game of BIM book. The pocket book now includes the international standards in the ISO 19650 series, along with helpful tips on all the other UK BIM Framework documents. Presented in a...

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THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COORDINATION AND CLASH DETECTION

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COORDINATION AND CLASH DETECTION

BIM has brought a lot of improvements to the consistency of project deliverables. The project team are agreeing how they plan to exchange information, at what regularity and for what purpose at the project outset before commencing work. Having access to this...

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FROM LEVEL 2 TO STAGE 2 (BS1192 TO ISO19650)

FROM LEVEL 2 TO STAGE 2 (BS1192 TO ISO19650)

It's coming whether you like it or not. And we're not talking about Christmas. Although that's almost here as well it would seem! You've spent the last two years implementing BIM Level 2, you may even be contemplating certification and now it's all change. With the...

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CIC BIM PROTOCOL 2ND EDITION

CIC BIM PROTOCOL 2ND EDITION

Released on 10th April 2018, the CIC BIM Protocol is updated and now “is closely aligned with PAS1192-2”. It is presumed that this extends beyond just PAS1192-2 to include the newer additions to the 1192 suite… The changes and their implications can be summarised as:...

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THE WINFIELD ROCK REPORT: A SUMMARY

THE WINFIELD ROCK REPORT: A SUMMARY

This report has been commissioned by the UK BIM Alliance to present the current understanding of legal and contractual BIM issues amongst the legal community and their clients. The document is divided into 6 sections that give some excellent explanations (and a few...

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PAS1192-6 OVERVIEW

PAS1192-6 OVERVIEW

PAS1192-6 provides guidance on how Health & Safety information is generated and flows throughout the project and asset lifecycle progressively from the outset in order to: Provide a safer and healthier environment for end-users; Mitigate the inherent hazards and...

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ISO19650 PART 1 & 2 OVERVIEW

ISO19650 PART 1 & 2 OVERVIEW

The ISO19650 Organisation of Information about construction works – information management using building information modelling is divided in two parts: ISO19650-1: Concepts and Principles Sets out the concepts and principles for the business processes across the...

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The NBS Toolkit: a first look review

The NBS Toolkit: a first look review

“It’s getting somewhere”, these are the words that are coming to mind when testing the new and official NBS Toolkit. I must admit, I was a little sceptical at yet another NBS venture as it’s all been a little here, there and nowhere for a bit with the NBS library,...

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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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