Tag Archives: BIM

Webcast examines BIM virtues, challenges

Building Information Modeling is all the rage these days. At least, that’s one conclusion you could draw after more than one thousand people took part in Reed Construction Data’s ‘Lessons in BIM Adoption’ webcast Sept. 23.
More than 250 questions were submitted during the course of the webcast from an audience that included architects, contractors, subcontractors, [...]

BIM Promotes Sustainability

Practitioners are finding paths to green through interoperable software

Construction was about to begin on the restoration and addition for historic Grant School, in Washington, D.C. The contractor had nearly finished the time-consuming coordination of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing trades. Then work ground to a halt. Local legislation had just passed requiring all public buildings to [...]