The Value of BIM for Higher Education

This year’s 2018 CFTA conference focused on the value of BIM for Higher Education, and I was pleased to find that so much of the content reinforced the need for technology that facilitates BIM execution plans and detailed delivery. Read this blog post to hear about my impressions from the event.

By | 2018-08-17T21:47:27+00:00 August 17th, 2018|BIM Data, Events, Handover, Higher Ed.|Comments Off on The Value of BIM for Higher Education

Handover Isn’t Only About Healthcare FM Data, It’s About Day 1 Operational Readiness

Handover isn’t only about healthcare FM data, it’s about day 1 operational readiness. Check out this recap of the 2018 ASHE Annual Conference, and learn more about the value of complete, reliable data at handover.

By | 2018-08-15T13:15:11+00:00 August 15th, 2018|BIM Data, Events, Handover, Healthcare|Comments Off on Handover Isn’t Only About Healthcare FM Data, It’s About Day 1 Operational Readiness

BIM Data Success Stories at ASHE

We’ve talked for a while about the problems our industry has with BIM data. In this blog post, I'll share three success stories about BIM at the upcoming ASHE show in Seattle. What happens when BIM data projects go right?  And how do you get there?  The industry veterans we’ve gathered for a presentation at ASHE will tell you.

By | 2018-07-31T20:20:51+00:00 July 11th, 2018|AEC, BIM Data, Events, Handover, Healthcare, News|Comments Off on BIM Data Success Stories at ASHE

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