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20 11, 2017

What is COBie and how does it relate to BIM?

If you are looking for BIM Manager Jobs, then one of the terms you have probably come across in the job description is 'managing and overseeing the collation and coordination of COBie data' - but what is COBie and how does it relate to BIM? What is COBie? COBie stands for the Construction Operations Building [...]

6 11, 2017

A BIM Consulting Companies Guide to the Asset Information Management Model

As a BIM consulting company we tend to work mostly on the digital part of the construction project lifecycle, and the Asset Information Model is a huge part of this. The Asset Information Model (also known as AIM) is the name for collated information which supports the ongoing management of a building.  The AIM, therefore, [...]

23 10, 2017

A BIM Consulting Companies Guide to PAS 1192

As one of the few BIM Consulting Companies who has managed to achieved BSI Level 2 Status for BIM, we are aware that many people don't know what that means or what it entails. In a recent blog post we gave a brief overview of what it means for us, and how it relates to [...]

9 10, 2017

BIM Manager: How to Become One

As a company who offer outsourced CAD and BIM services, we have noticed an increase in the number of BIM manager jobs being advertised recently, and we realise that many people are not clear as to what this role entails. Therefore, in this article, we are going to give you a brief overview of what [...]

25 09, 2017

A BIM in Dubai Guide to Building Information Modelling

Looking back just 30 years to the advent of computers and AutoCAD software, it is clear to see that some architects and engineers at the time were struggling to make the change. As a company who offer services related to BIM in Dubai, we can see that another design revolution is currently taking place as [...]

13 09, 2017

What Does our BIM Level 2 Certification Mean?

In case you missed it we recently announced that we were delighted to have achieved BSI Status for Level 2 BIM - but what does that mean? As we have talked about before, BIM is a new way of working for the construction industry that is all about collaboration. Back in 2011, the UK Government [...]

28 08, 2017

The Challenges of Construction Documents

As a company who specialise in BIM outsourcing, we know that construction documents are one of the most significant parts of the whole construction process. They hold every minute detail of the project and so have to be managed carefully every step of the way. In the past, this management of construction documents was undertaken [...]

21 08, 2017

Is BIM Really the Future of Construction?

If you work in construction, no doubt you will have heard of the term BIM and perhaps may even regard it as a useful tool. As a company who offer a range of BIM Services, we are aware that one of the benefits that BIM has brought to the construction industry is a more collaborative [...]

25 07, 2017

A BIM Coordinator Guide to BIM Level 2

As a company who offer BIM Coordinator help, we have noticed that since the British Government implemented the BIM Level 2 mandate back in April 2016, Building Information Modelling (BIM) has been the buzz word in the UK construction industry.  This focus on BIM has impacted on everyone involved in construction as it has altered [...]

20 07, 2017

Why Should Construction Companies Seek Out Cad Design Services Companies?

Today's global economy has impacted on construction businesses in many ways, not least by increasing the amount of competition there is out there amongst architects, contractors, and building manufacturers. This increase in global competition paired with the additional pressure of new entrants and innovative start-ups have made it more and more difficult for construction companies [...]