BIM

Dec 13
Victoria Gate #3

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
Digital tower 2

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
Imperial College London

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
dig built

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
Granary Square

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
Victoria Gate #3

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


May 18
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Who is governing BIM Level 2?

It’s been over 13 months since the original BIM Level 2 mandate came into effect. While there is no doubt in my mind, that the push from the government has had a positive influence on construction projects in the UK, I do wonder whether the majority of projects where a Level 2 requirement is mandated


May 17
Rathbone Square

Taking BIM to London’s West End

  BIM has been the crucial actor in the delivery of the latest West End attraction at Rathbone Square, resulting in an exemplary mixed-use scheme. Set in London’s West End in the heart of Fitzrovia, Rathbone Square is a mixed-use development comprising office space, retail outlets, and 142 elegant, prestige residential apartments all located around