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Government 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
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BIM LIve: webinars from NCE

Essentail tool: BIM has proved invaluable in the design and construction of a new roof for Manchester's Victoria Station

Watch now on demand NCE's BIM for Infrastructure webinar


Join NCE and our expert panel including Atkins director Anne Kemp and MGF enegineering director Steve Hesketh to hear how the infrastructure supply chain is preparing for BIM Level 2.

NCE/AJ BIM webinar

Watch now on demand the first NCE/AJ live webinar: Level 2 BIM and beyond


Register now to watch on demand the first ever joint webinar between NCE and The Architects’ Journal, together with Bentley Systems. Streamed live on 20 November at 1.15pm, our expert panel dispelled myths surrounding BIM and discussed how its adoption could be speeded up.

NCE Excitech webinar

Watch on demand: BIM and the infrastructure challenge webinar


Get a step by step guide to the use of BIM in infrastructure by watching NCE’s latest BIM webinar, brought to you in association with Excitech.

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BIM in practice: features from NCE

Shared experience

Rail: Building information modelling


An academy for BIM learning and development set up by Crossrail and Bentley Systems may soon find a place on most mega-projects.

NCE/AJ webinar panel

Infrastructure BIM is coming along fast

5 December 2013

Last month NCE joined forces with sister title the Architect’s Journal to co-host a live webinar analysing the industry’s progress towards the government-mandated Level 2 adoption of BIM. The view was there is still a long way to go.

Hyrdo power: A BIM model for steel reinforcement has many valuable applications including clash prevention

BIM gets a firm footing

3 October 2013

Building information modelling is to date under used when it comes to designing and constructing in reinforced concrete. NCE outlines the benefits to be gained.

Complex: Brazil's growing population means finding fast and effective solutions to its urban needs.

BIM for Water: A clean solution

26 September 2013

The uptake of building information modelling is increasing rapidly, and it is spreading into new sectors. NCE reports on how it dramatically speeded design work on a project to rehabilitate an Amazonian watercourse.

Our team set out to not just implement BIM as an addendum or afterthought to the project processes, but rather to incorporate it seamlessly into our workflow

BIM for Water: Filtering out risk

26 September 2013

BIM-enabled design and construction workflows on a water treatment plant project in Arizona have greatly reduced project costs, delays and on-site confusion.

Optimal design: BIM has allowed Mott MacDonald to deliver a more appropriate and efficient design for Acklam Road CSO

BIM for Water: Savings in the pipeline

26 September 2013

In north east England the growing use of BIM on infrastructure projects is helping to turn one water and sewerage company’s efficiency ambitions into reality.

Carl Bass, Autodesk

Autodesk UK acquisitions to boost global aspirations


US software giant Autodesk has bolstered its offering to civil and structural engineers worldwide with the acquisition of more UK specialists.

  • BIM: Operation & Maintenance Half-day Conference in Leeds

    Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:50:44 +0000

    by:  Tom Oulton, Yorkshire & Humber BIM Regional Hub How Government Soft Landings, In-Use data and models can support the 2025 Industrial Strategy. Our super-informative half day conference rounds off the summer series with the opportunity to hear key government and industry leading figures presenting on GSL, how industry is adopting BIM and what the future of […]

  • Task Group Newsletter 41st Edition

    Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:12:15 +0000

    The BIM Task Group newsletter  highlighting key activities from last period. BIM Task Group Newsletter 41st Edition

  • ICE BIM Heat Map Questionnaire 2014

    Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:05:38 +0000

    While there seems to be an increasing awareness and implementation of BIM in today’s construction industry, the understanding of this is limited by insufficient work to map and measure this use among practitioners. ICE are committed to addressing this problem and following on from ICE BIM Heat Map 2013 explained further in the latest task […]

  • Local Government BIM in Northern Ireland

    Fri, 30 May 2014 13:40:57 +0000

    John Lorimer & Graeme Tappenden facilitated a Northern Ireland Local Government BIM Workshop at Craigavon BC attended by council officers and suppliers from across the region including Belfast.  Craigavon BC  are leading the implementation of Level 2 BIM on their early stage £20m+ South Lake Leisure Centre development. This workshop established a Regional BIM4LG Special Interest […]

  • “How to get what you want” – BIM & Breakfast session

    Thu, 08 May 2014 11:15:46 +0000

    On Thursday 15th May Turner & Townsend with Muckle LLP are hosting a BIM & Breakfast session at the Newcastle Tyneside Cinema “how to get what you want” a contractual review with Andrea Gardiner Partner with Muckle LLP. If you would like to attend please contact - subject to availability.

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