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NCE's BIM hub

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

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.

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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

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: Why BIM's future is written in the cloud

20 December 2012

Software company Autodesk has a grand vision for Building Information Modelling. Its chief executive officer Carl Bass tells Mark Hansford how cloud computing and a different approach to marketing its products will change the way contractors do business.

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.

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