BIM



TÜV SÜD awarded ISO 19650 accreditation

TÜV SÜD UK has become one of the first MEP consultancies in the UK to be awarded the ISO 19650 accreditation for its Building Information Modelling (BIM) service.

Published 2 September 2020

Housing group to examine wide-scale adoption of BIM in homes

Places for People is undertaking a UK-wide project to assess the opportunities of Building Information Management (BIM) at scale across its diverse set of operating businesses and across the entire lifecycle of its property assets.

Published 7 May 2019

Balfour Beatty joins academia to develop innovative BIM solution

Balfour Beatty has partnered with Leeds Beckett University, White Frog Publishing and Coventry University to create a new, automated solution to tackle challenges faced by the construction industry in adopting Building Information Modelling (BIM) technology.

Published 27 March 2019

Blog: BIM can boost your bottom line – interested now?

Colin Hastie, BIM consultant at Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) reveals how BIM can boost the bottom line of a business.

Published 16 October 2018

CSIC invites construction companies to join digital revolution with free BIM e-learning platform

Construction businesses in Scotland can now boost their BIM knowledge without leaving the office, thanks to Construction Scotland Innovation Centre’s free new e-learning platform.

Published 1 October 2018

Student seeks BIM survey respondents for postgraduate research

A proactive student is looking for anyone who currently works in the UK construction industry, both adopters and non-adopters of BIM, to participate in a survey to aid her postgraduate research.

Published 21 August 2018

Blog: BIM bother - contractor locked out

Karen Manning and Lynda Ross answer in the affirmative the question: can a court compel a consultant to provide access to design data stored on a BIM platform pending resolution of a dispute over payment?

Published 25 September 2017

Blog: The future of social housing design and build in Scotland is all about virtual reality

Euan Revell, senior architectural designer at planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore in Edinburgh, says today all eyes are on digital design.

Published 18 September 2017

Stewart Milne Timber Systems to create BIM library for offsite construction

Design, construction and property professionals can now access the UK’s first timber frame Building Information Modelling (BIM) library, after a successful 12-month project by Stewart Milne Timber Systems.

Published 19 June 2017

hub South West hosts BIM event ahead of level 2 roll-out

Construction and infrastructure-focused partnership hub South West hosted a Building Information Modelling (BIM) conference today to bring all parties involved in its construction projects up to speed on the new regulations.

Published 28 March 2017

UK firms lead way on new BIM Kitemark

Six contractors have become the first organisations in the world to achieve a new Kitemark for BIM (Building Information Modelling) launched yesterday by the business standards company BSI.

Published 7 December 2016

BRE urges Scottish construction sector to get BIM-ready

BRE Scotland’s sustainable development and accreditation director, Leanne McMillan, is to address delegates at Scotland Build 2016 tomorrow to highlight the impending deadline when BIM regulations become mandatory on public sector contracts.

Published 23 November 2016

Robertson Group achieves BIM Level 2 status

Robertson Group has received accreditation on the UK government BIM Level 2 certification scheme ahead of schedule.

Published 20 October 2016

HLM associate joins panel of industry experts at BIM conference in Edinburgh

With the Scottish Government aiming to adopt a BIM Level 2 approach across public sector projects by April 2017, Paul Tunstall, associate at architectural practice HLM is to illustrate how BIM theory can give competitive advantages to companies in Scotland at a conference in Edinburgh this month.

Published 13 September 2016