17 06, 2019

Going Digital in Construction Part Five: Reviewing Team Formation

By |2019-06-04T10:01:25+00:00June 17th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

In the four previous blog posts, we have published as a guide to the UK BIM Alliance's "Going Digital" document, we have covered becoming aware of BIM, making a strategy, equipping the office to be able to work digitally, and formalising the use of digital with your client. The next step, therefore, is to take ...

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4 06, 2019

Women in BIM: 2D CAD Manager

By |2019-06-04T09:53:16+00:00June 4th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

As well as offering BIM services, The CAD Room also offers a 2D CAD service- and Sophia is our 2D CAD Manager. As part of our Women in BIM series of blog posts, we spoke to Sophia about her role and how she found working in the industry. What is a 2D CAD Manager? CAD stands ...

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22 05, 2019

Going Digital in Construction Part Four: Formalising the Use of Digital

By |2019-05-16T14:04:31+00:00May 22nd, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

Following on from our previous blog posts about the UK BIM Alliance's 'Going Digital' report, we are now going to take a closer look at Module Four "Formalising the use of Digital Working." Most construction projects start off with a decision being made on which procurement path the project will go down - in other ...

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16 05, 2019

Women in BIM: Office Manager

By |2019-05-16T13:54:57+00:00May 16th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

As part of our Women in BIM series of blog posts, this month we are going to be talking about the role of an Office Manager. Not all positions within the world of BIM are CAD related, and the role of Office Manager cannot be understated. They are the people that ensure that the business ...

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22 04, 2019

Going Digital in Construction Part Three: Equipping the Client Office

By |2019-04-23T09:15:21+00:00April 22nd, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

As part of our series of blogs exploring the information in the UK BIM Alliance's recent "Going Digital" report, we have taken a closer look at Module One 'Becoming Aware' and Module 2 'Strategy Making'. In this post, we are going to look at Module 3 'Equipping the Client Office.' which is a critical thing ...

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8 04, 2019

Women in BIM: The Role of a Trainee CAD / BIM Technician

By |2019-04-23T09:15:13+00:00April 8th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

As part of our Women in BIM series of posts, we are going to take a closer look at some of the roles available in the construction industry. From the qualifications and training, you will need, to progression opportunities - plus a behind-the-scenes view from the relevant person at The CAD Room. Everything you need ...

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20 03, 2019

Going Digital in Construction Part Two: Strategy Making

By |2019-04-23T09:15:41+00:00March 20th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

As part of our series of posts looking at the UK BIM Alliance, "Going Digital: A Guide for Construction Clients" – released this month – we are going to look at Module 2: Strategy Making. If you remember, Module One was about the client becoming aware of what BIM is and the scope of work ...

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8 03, 2019

Women in BIM: Job Roles and Responsibilities

By |2019-04-23T09:15:31+00:00March 8th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

The UK construction industry has traditionally been known as a male-dominated one, but as we have mentioned before, it is working hard to try and redress this balance and get more women into a wide range of construction roles – which will also help with skills shortages. Construction is by no means the only industry ...

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18 02, 2019

Going Digital in Construction Part One: Becoming Aware

By |2019-02-05T14:19:43+00:00February 18th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

In last month's blog post we gave a general overview of the recent "Going Digital: A guide for construction clients, building owners, and their advisors" report, which was recently released by the UK BIM Alliance. Over the next few months, we are going to look more closely at each of the steps they recommend construction ...

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5 02, 2019

BIM: Where to start

By |2019-02-05T14:21:40+00:00February 5th, 2019|BIM Services|0 Comments

We've talked a lot in our recent blog posts about how BIM services are such a boon for the construction industry, but a lot of construction companies are slow at utilising them through lack of knowledge. Here we share some information for these businesses to help them to get started with BIM and move along the ...

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