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.
04 December 2015 | by Richard McPartland
The recent global WannaCry ransomware attack has put information security firmly back in the headlines. Here we show how PAS 1192-5 principles can be embedded to deliver a security approach for built assets in a collaborative digital construction project that’s both proportionate and robust.
Industry's response to the call to arms
Top 10 BIM myths debunked
Free your data from docs to reap BIM rewards
22 March 2017 | by Dr Stephen Hamil
This article introduces some new public beta functionality that allows models and specifications to be uploaded and viewed from the context of a project within the NBS BIM Toolkit. We’re hoping that this new functionality will be well received by NBS users within their existing BIM workflows.
03 August 2016 | by NBS
What is BIM? NBS experts explore definitions of the process that sees construction industry professionals collaborate on a range of data that comes together in a federated digital Building Information Model. We also explore a range of essential BIM tools and resources.
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06 August 2018 | by Dr Stephen Hamil
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
06 August 2018 | by Richard Waterhouse
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.
01 August 2018 | by Adrian Malleson
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
24 July 2018 | by NBS
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.
24 July 2018 | by Jaimie Johnston
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
06 July 2018 | by Bridget Hamilton
What jobs will we see coming out of the construction industry in the next decade - and which will disappear?
02 July 2018 | by Bridget Hamilton
From Augmented Reality to 3D printing, we take a look at some of the technology turning construction on its head
29 June 2018 | by Bridget Hamilton
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
22 May 2018 | by NBS
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.
10 May 2018 | by NBS
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.
08 May 2018 | by Sarah Fox
Sarah Fox compares the construction industry with the financial services industry - there are more similarities than you might think
02 May 2018 | by Roland Finch
We take a look at the new edition of the CIC BIM Protocol to see what's changed