BIM

Mar 21
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Warboard – an evolution in issue management

The evolution of technology, and particularly for me, the evolution of digital design and construction is developing at a rapid pace, making us more efficient and allowing us to push the boundaries of possibility. It’s an exciting time, and I’ve been lucky enough to have been involved in some remarkable advances – not least, the


Jan 4

The GPE vision for Rathbone Square using digital technology

The £215m Great Portland Estates (GPE) redevelopment of Rathbone Square in London’s lively West End required an innovative solution for predictability of delivery, all while maintaining the highest quality standards to deliver a building which would last for many decades. This mixed-use development, comprising office space, retail outlets, and 142, prestige residential apartments all located


Dec 13
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Victoria Gate project management – how we did it

The £165 million Victoria Gate Shopping Centre in Leeds opened in October 2016, hosting three distinct areas; a flagship John Lewis store, shopping arcade and multi-storey car park. BIM. Technologies were appointed by Sir Robert McAlpine as BIM Coordinator for the delivery of the Acme-designed scheme’s façade; made from diagonal struts of etched concrete. We


Aug 10
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New Director role for Ben Malone at BIM. Technologies

Ben Malone has been appointed as Director for BIM. Technologies; the UK’s leading BIM consultancy working behind the scenes with some of the construction industry’s biggest contractors, consultants and private clients. Their dedicated team of Information Managers, Architects, Surveyors, Programmers and construction professionals are passionate about Building Information Modelling (BIM) and the future of digital


Jul 24
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The importance of project outcomes

I have been a digital advocate for many years since I saw the parametric capabilities of Revit around 16 years ago. As an architect who trained on a drawing board, I could see the advantages to what I did on a day to day basis, that this would make what I did easier and would


Jul 20
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The art of Digital Disruption

You may have recently come across the buzz word; ‘digital disruption’ and in many ways, the term isn’t helpful as many people often misinterpret its meaning to be negative.  They see it as a threat to their business. An attack on the construction industry. So, what is digital disruption and what does it mean to


Jul 8
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Delivering BIM training to Imperial College London

At BIM. Technologies we think differently to other organisations, we take on projects that interest and excite us. We aim to share our technical knowledge with others so that they gain a greater understanding of BIM processes and the power of collaboration, not just for the project, but more importantly, for the people who deliver


Jul 7
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Digital Built Britain; a realisation of purpose

Imagine a construction industry, which delivers high performing assets. An industry that provides exceptional client value. One that attracts talent from diverse backgrounds into an industry seen to add demonstrable value to society. Imagine an industry where we provide more for less, and reduce whole life cost and carbon. Basically, everything that the construction industry


Jul 5
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BIM. Technologies enables Argent to deliver King’s Cross vision

King’s Cross, once a Victorian industrial and transportation heartland is being completely transformed into a mixed-use, vibrant and modern urban centre in London. It’s the largest area of city-centre redevelopment in Europe and has resulted in one of the more sustainable developments in the UK. The 67-acre site comprises an impressive 50 new buildings on


May 22
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BIM proves essential for the completion of Victoria Gate Shopping Centre

The Victoria Gate Shopping Centre in Leeds opened in October 2016 and has quickly become one of the most iconic retail destinations in the North of England. Not only does it house the largest John Lewis store in the UK outside of London, but this £165 million scheme, spread over 102,193m2, boasts a plethora of