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
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.
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.
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.
BIM in practice: features from NCE
An academy for BIM learning and development set up by Crossrail and Bentley Systems may soon find a place on most mega-projects.
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.
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.
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.
BIM-enabled design and construction workflows on a water treatment plant project in Arizona have greatly reduced project costs, delays and on-site confusion.
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.
BIM in the news
US software giant Autodesk has bolstered its offering to civil and structural engineers worldwide with the acquisition of more UK specialists.
10th – 14th November 2014 The Construction IT Alliance (CITA) are delighted to announce a 4-day studio-based workshop. It will be followed by a 1-day symposium, on Friday 14th November, where the outcomes of the projects will be presented. EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION CLOSES Friday 17th October for the CITA Smart Collaboration Challenge Conference on Friday […]
BS 1192-4:2014 Collaborative production of information Part 4: Fulfilling employers information exchange requirements using COBie – Code of practice
BS 1192-4 is available as a sponsored (free) PDF download Along with PAS 1192-2:2013 and PAS 1192-3:2014, the availability of BS 1192-4:2014 as a free download has been made possible due to sponsorship from the Construction Industry Council (CIC) on behalf of the Building Information Modelling (BIM) Task Group. BS 1192-4:2014 defines a methodology for […]
The BIM Task Group newsletter highlighting key activities from last period. BIM Task Group Newsletter 43rd Edition
CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY COUNCIL PRESS RELEASE 1 September 2014 The BIM2050 group, which was formed by the Construction Industry Council (CIC) in September 2012 and comprises 18 young construction professionals under the Chairmanship of David Philp, Head of BIM, HM Government UK BIM Task Group, has today published its much anticipated Built Environment 2050: A Report […]
The BIM Task Group newsletter highlighting key activities from last period. BIM Task Group Newsletter 42nd Edition