A survey by RICS shows that nearly half of the sector is still not using BIM. We must work to overcome the barrriers to engagement, says Alan Muse
There’s lots of optimism about what BIM can offer – but it is far from being fully integrated in the industry yet
The new BIM protocol and standard should finally put an end to the industry’s ad-hoc approach to managing information, says Simon Rawlinson
As the education sector comes closer to embracing BIM, Stephen Beechey looks at how this may affect the school building sector over the next few years
Insurers are looking at the pros and cons of BIM usage - how will it affect your insurance?
Why are the majority of QSs reluctant to use BIM? It’s time to get on board before early adopters in the contracting market get too far ahead
It’s costly and controversial but for those that can afford it, BIM pays off
How can the electronic exchange of trading documents, such as invoices and orders, provide a pivotal contribution to cost cutting, integrated construction and improved sustainability?
The beginners guide to building information modelling
This year’s BIM Show Live shows that the industry is embracing BIM – but the challenge lies in understanding what information is important
A reader provides some thoughts about applying BIM to make sure that buildings operate as they should
Specialist contractors are challenging the cost of BIM and the way it is being used. Iain Withers reports
QSs may adopt BIM more quickly if they stopped thinking of it as a 3D tool. BIM’s about more efficient ways of working not just computer models
BIM is a breakthrough, says the outspoken boss of H+H, but how do you avoid backing the equivalent of Betamax
Yes, we’ve heard it all before - but this time BIM really is going mainstream, says Simon Rawlinson. Now, its development needs to be driven by the industry’s future leaders
BIM is the word on everybody’s lips - but do we really know what it is? David Light says we won’t make the most of building information modelling until we start asking the right questions