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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Periodic Table of BIM?
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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
23 February 2018 | by Anna Dekker
We have picked five key resources we think you will find useful if you are a practicing Landscape Architect. You could be just starting out in your career or have been practising for years, either way here are the top five resources you should know about.
19 February 2018 | by NBS
BIM Show Live takes place on 28 February and 1 March in Newcastle upon Tyne’s stylish Boiler Shop. We explore a packed conference programme.
07 February 2018 | by Drew Wiggett
We’ve been making some improvements to the NBS BIM Object Standard.
17 January 2018 | by Jodie Carson
It’s easy to see why some people think that adopting a BIM approach might only be worthwhile on bigger projects, but is there benefit and value in adopting BIM processes for smaller projects? And just what is a BIM approach anyway?
21 December 2017 | by Richard McPartland
In this NBS review of the year we look at some of the key headlines from the year gone by and ruminate on what to expect from 2018.
14 December 2017 | by Richard McPartland
Do you know your Level of Information (LOI) from your Level of Detail (LOD)? Can you tell your BIM Execution Plan (BEP) from your Common Data Environment (CDE)? Put your knowledge of Building Information Modelling to the test with our latest fun quiz.
30 November 2017 | by NBS
Autodesk's President and CEO, Andrew Anagnost, kicks off AU 2017 with a unique perspective on automation and the Future of Work. Passionate about the topic, Andrew's presentation is designed to give you the confidence to embrace this new future. There's even a staring role for the NBS Online Viewer in this year's keynote.
24 November 2017 | by Richard McPartland
Construction projects benefit from an aerial vantage point and thanks to drone technology it's quicker and easier than ever to get an eye in the sky that is able to collect video, photos and data that you can put to work on a project. We explore the benefits of unmanned aerial vehicles or UAVs for the construction industry.
21 November 2017 | by Richard McPartland
The NBS Manufacturers' BIM Report 2017 provides a snapshot of the changes the industry has been going through since the BIM mandate was implemented in April 2016 and shows what manufacturers are making of the opportunities on offer. Download our full, free report today.
21 November 2017 | by Drew Wiggett
Drew Wiggett, head of product information at NBS, explores the benefits of structured product information when it comes to product selection and specification.