David Shepherd was BIM Manager at the London office of HOK Architects, a global practice of architects employing 16,000 people across 23 countries. until 2015.
He has recently authored the BIM Management Handbook, published by NBS.He is a fully trained BIM professional with 23 years’ working experience of writing, presenting and implementing strategies for the design process automation of small and large architectural practices. His professional experience ranges from working as a qualified architectural technician in a major practice to CAD Manager, BIM Consultant and BIM Manager.
HOK is a world leader in BIM and BuildingSMART.
In this exclusive extract from The BIM Management Handbook by David Shepherd, published by NBS, the author examines the practicalities of aligning BIM strategy with a client's own asset management strategy.