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Paul Swaddle

Paul Swaddle
Head of Technical Solutions at NBS

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An RIBA Chartered Architect, Paul works with global leading practices to understand the knowledge and information management needs of an evolving construction industry in his role as Head of Business Solutions.

Areas of expertise:

BIM, digital information security, smart cities, futurism, innovation, the global construction industry, specification, architecture, urban design and development, collaboration & data exchange, future of cities, technology.

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Co-author of BIM for Dummies (Wiley).

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Specifications for architecture, engineering, landscape, and the built environment give construction teams a detailed overview of the project work, required performance, and product selections. This article answers some commonly asked questions about specification and NBS, including how to write a specification, and what to include.
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