Are Digital Asset Twins a Natural Outcome of Early Planning?

At BILT ASIA 2018, Invicara held an invite only roundtable for owners and firms that act as owner’s rep’s. Together at the roundtable, we explored how BIM can be made meaningful for owners and how they may leverage the process to get better outcomes during capital phase and for operations.

By | 2018-06-05T15:12:04+00:00 June 1st, 2018|AEC, BIM Data, Events, Handover, News|Comments Off on Are Digital Asset Twins a Natural Outcome of Early Planning?

Deliver Higher Quality Data and Minimize Data Management Efforts by 90%

BIM Assure Case Study - SFO International Airport Project with Hensel Phelps  As one of the largest general contractors and construction managers, and the top airport construction firm in the United States, Hensel Phelps leads the industry in the [...]

By | 2018-05-29T17:33:03+00:00 January 11th, 2018|AEC, Aviation, BIM Data, Case Studies, Handover, News, Transportation|Comments Off on Deliver Higher Quality Data and Minimize Data Management Efforts by 90%

Construction Data Management: Unifying BIM Data Across Project Phases, Team Members, and Modeling Tools

How can project teams manage handover data throughout a project’s lifecycle to let owners and FMs see how the data is maturing and request revisions? In this blog post, I’ll discuss how BIM Assure came up with a construction data management workflow for a major airport project.  I will walk through the different data stages throughout a project, address the problems that cause data management issues, and show how BIM Assure aggregates data for smoother digital handover.  

By | 2018-05-29T17:03:48+00:00 September 27th, 2017|AEC, BIM Data|Comments Off on Construction Data Management: Unifying BIM Data Across Project Phases, Team Members, and Modeling Tools

Saving time and money for healthcare facility owners: why creating an owner asset registry with BIM eliminates the need for FCAs down the road

For owners, BIM can streamline project delivery with better coordination, as well as provide visibility into facility and asset data needed to plan maintenance programs and manage as-built records; which can help avoid costly, redundant facility condition assessments (FCAs) [...]

By | 2018-05-29T17:36:24+00:00 July 28th, 2017|BIM Data, Handover, Healthcare, News|Comments Off on Saving time and money for healthcare facility owners: why creating an owner asset registry with BIM eliminates the need for FCAs down the road

Reduce Owner Costs by Leveraging LOD with BIM

BIM provides many benefits to the design and engineering by improving collaboration for all involved parties – architects, engineers, and clients. Currently the process is geared toward communicating design intent – information about materials and systems.  However, it’s important [...]

By | 2018-05-29T16:52:47+00:00 July 6th, 2017|AEC, BIM Data, News|Comments Off on Reduce Owner Costs by Leveraging LOD with BIM

Data in BIM Projects: A Critical Role

Thoughts from CFCBUG #26 Data. It can be our best friend or our worst enemy, especially throughout design and construction. Coordinating data is a herculean challenge and often ignored as there isn’t a way to verify that the data [...]

By | 2018-05-29T16:53:33+00:00 June 6th, 2017|AEC, BIM Data, Events, News|Comments Off on Data in BIM Projects: A Critical Role

Enthusiasm Grows for BIM in Ireland

Thoughts from the recent CitA breakfast meeting in Dublin The Construction IT Alliance (CitA) continues to provide leadership for the adoption of BIM in Ireland. Since 2001, CitA has focused on educating and engaging AECO stakeholders in the Irish Construction [...]

By | 2018-05-29T17:06:14+00:00 February 24th, 2017|AEC, BIM Data, Events, Government, News|Comments Off on Enthusiasm Grows for BIM in Ireland