BIM (Building Information Modelling)
The revolutionary force of Building Information Modelling continues to reverberate around the construction industry. Tap into specialist insight and analysis on BIM from NBS.
In this article, Joanne Pringle, Director of Global Product Management at NBS, looks at the value of working collaboratively within a cloud environment when writing specifications.
It is a natural progression for NBS to develop our tools and expand our service offering to support both our UK customers and also those working around the world.
Dave Watson, President at Digicon Information Inc, NBS, believes that a standardized approach to digital objects will unlock the true value of BIM.
Stephen Hamil, Director of Research and Innovation at NBS, looks at the top ten reasons why the use of a digital master system for writing and managing specifications is better than using a tool such as Microsoft Word
If you don’t know exactly which products are in a design, and exactly which products are in the subsequent completed building, there can be significant trouble ahead
Over the last year, we’ve worked closely with a select group of large scale, global practices to understand the growing digital needs and requirements of the built community.
There’s £600 billion of government investment in the pipeline, yet our workforce is ageing and short of the skills needed in traditional construction processes
What jobs will we see coming out of the construction industry in the next decade - and which will disappear?
From Augmented Reality to 3D printing, we take a look at some of the technology turning construction on its head
This year’s showcase of arts, design and innovation is full of exciting ways to use technology - from VR headsets to light shows performed by drones. We pick our top five
Uniclass 2015 is a dynamic classification for the construction industry. Our latest update is of particular benefit to construction industry professionals working in the rail and water sectors.
The annual NBS National BIM Report is now recognised as one of the industry’s most comprehensive reviews into the use of BIM. In this eighth report, we glean an insight into the achievements and challenges of the industry two years on from the BIM Mandate.