We’re Proudly supporting BIM at the National CDM and Student Designer Awards.

Bobby Chakravarthy reviews our decision to support a Health and Safety award. It’s been just over a year now since our group, the new BIM2050 cohort, first met at the CIC offices and began to talk about our ambitions for the built environment.  From architects, engineers and contractors, to legal professionals and surveyors, the BIM… Read More We’re Proudly supporting BIM at the National CDM and Student Designer Awards.

Creating a Common Performance Environment will lead to more effective teams

Mac Muzvimwe has a proposition….. There is a constant debate on how to rewrite construction contracts in order to incorporate working in a BIM-enabled and/or digital environment. The discussions seem more centred on issues of liability – whose model is it anyway, integrated project insurance and so on. There is some discussion on how to… Read More Creating a Common Performance Environment will lead to more effective teams

Bella’s Curiously Creative Building Adventure

We are very pleased to announce that our very own Adam Golden of Costain has produced a book for young people entitled “Bella’s Curiously Creative Building Adventure” in support of our vision of influencing more young people of more diverse and socially representative backgrounds to choose a career in the built environment. This entertaining and… Read More Bella’s Curiously Creative Building Adventure

Educational barriers to the built environment at pre HE stage

Sarah Birchall asks how we can attract talent to the industry The Built Environment is and will continue to be an important sector around the world. To meet the future productivity demands of this sector the young people of today – the next generation of industry professionals – need to be inspired to pursue a… Read More Educational barriers to the built environment at pre HE stage

Process Workflow

In which Dan muses on the efficacy of our processes for sharing information…… Author: Dan Rossiter Editor: Henry Fenby-Taylor Building Information Modelling (BIM) is the process of formalising the information exchange required for the design, construction and operation of built assets.  The key element of BIM is good quality information and in order to unlock… Read More Process Workflow