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.
BIM in practice: features from NCE
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.
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.
BIM in the news
UK best practice in building information modelling (BIM) is poised to be exported and applied to the booming Australian construction industry.
12 February 2015, London The conference will offer clear guidance from experts on how BIM is used on projects, in various sectors, and the experiences of the practices on their journey of implementing BIM. Follow the LINK to BOOK your place. See leaflet below for the details.
Newcastle 15 January BIM4 Housing is pleased to announce their Newcastle conference, taking place on 15 January 2015. The speakers include: Andrew Carpenter, Chairman, BIM4Housing, Mark Duffield , Technical Director, Telford Homes, Alan Tate, Trowers & Hamlin LLP, Andrew Orris, Head of Business Development, SIG360 and many more. Follow the LINK to BOOK your place. […]
The BIM Task Group newsletter highlighting key activities from last period. BIM Task Group Newsletter 44th Edition
Janet Backett writes about the M&E BIM Gap on BIM4SME blog. She says: “There seems to be a widely held industry misconception, even among those who work within mechanical and electrical building services (M&E) that BIM is a 3D drawing or in fact that the M&E drawings are “the design” The correction of this misconception […]
4th December 2014, Leeds Join us in Leeds on Thursday 4th December for Government Soft Landings North 2014 Conference Speakers include: Paul Morrell, Former Chief Government Construction Advisor, Andrew Digby, Head of Technical Standards and Business Improvement, Ministry of Justice, Professor Jason Underwood, BIM and Construction IT, University of Salford and Chair of BIM Academic […]