NCE's BIM hubGovernment efforts to put Building Information Modelling (BIM) at the heart of efforts to reform the construction industry are yielding results. This section of our website keeps you up to speed with developments
BIM LIve: webinars from NCE
Watch NCE and sister title MEED’s webinar and find out if the UK’s BIM expertise can be applied in the Middle East
Leading experts discuss how people and processes, supported by appropriate technology, are delivering a return on investment in BIM today, and shaping infrastructure projects of tomorrow using real life examples.
BIM in practice: features from NCE
In the third of a series of articles about 10 technology research programmes that have been awarded funding by Innovate UK, NCE looks at a project to integrate future operation and maintenance of buildings into BIM
Innovate UK is investing £6M to encourage collaborative research and development that supports the digitisation of the construction industry supply chain. In the first of a series of articles, NCE looks at one of 10 projects it is supporting
A selection of winners from the recent British Construction Industry Awards shared BIM best practice tips last month at a round table sponsored by Bentley systems.
A project to remodel Junction 19 of the M1 in Leicestershire is the latest proving ground for Cementation Skanska’s Building Information Modelling (BIM) approach to geotechnics.
Technology is fundamentally changing what future engineers will do. At the forefront of that change are software firms like Bentley Systems. Chief executive Greg Bentley tells Mark Hansford why engineers should be excited.
An academy for BIM learning and development set up by Crossrail and Bentley Systems may soon find a place on most mega-projects.
BIM in the news
Building information modelling and big data are throwing up new opportunities for civil engineering firms.
July 17th, 2015 You are invited to join a FARO and Autodesk AEC tech collaboration day, to be hosted by and held in association with the University College London. Point Clouds are becoming the new currency of 3D as built documentation. With the latest innovations in Autodesk software and the continued development of FARO’s laser […]
by: Mark McKane Northern Ireland BIM Hub have updated our pages. We published NI BIM Hub Steering Group Directory, full list of Hub Steering Group Current Members, the summary of Steering Group Up-Coming Events, Notification for the implementation of Building Information Modelling in Northern Ireland Government construction contracts, BIM Collaboration in Northern Ireland chart and some […]
31 March 2015, London BIM FOR THE CIVIL ENGINEERING SURVEYOR In May 2011 the Cabinet Office published the Government Construction Strategy. It stated that “Government will require fully collaborative 3D BIM (with all project and asset information, documentation and data being electronic) as a minimum by 2016.” Unlike many professions, the civil engineering surveyor provides […]
Today 26/2/2015 Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable at a site visit in London announced the launch of Digital Built Britain, the UK Level 3 Building Information Modelling program. The works will build a digital economy for the construction industry in support of dramatically improving delivery, operations and services provided to citizens. The programme will build […]
The video link from a Technology Alliance member, from a recent regional event, demonstrates how software can be used to support urban and site planning activities by exploring design concepts in context.