Periodic Table of BIM series
Our Periodic Table of BIM is your at-a-glance guide to the steps you need to take to ensure a successful BIM implementation.
Taking its inspiration from the periodic table of elements, our table presents all the main elements of BIM in an easy-to-follow, visual reference – ideal for printing or sharing. Here we round up articles focussing on the table and its groupings.
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Periodic table of BIM - We explore the ENABLING TOOLS grouping which contains the tools responsible for bringing your Building Information Modelling deliverables to life. They’ll help build up a range of graphical, non-graphical and associated project documentation throughout the lifespan of your project.
Periodic table of BIM - We explore the STANDARDS grouping, which focusses on a range of standards, procedures and supplementary documents that have been developed to 'bake in' the kinds of considerations and assurances that will help you devise a successful BIM strategy.
Periodic table of BIM - We explore the TECHNOLOGY grouping. What do you need to consider when thinking about software, hardware (and appropriate training), not to mention the file storage required for your new digital files.There's much to think about when establishing BIM infrastructure.
Periodic table of BIM - We explore the PEOPLE grouping. Often overlooked, the people element of your BIM strategy is actually pretty fundamental. Only by having a committed set of individuals who communicate and collaborate well, bringing the right mix of skills to the task in hand can you expect to achieve what you've set out to do.
Periodic table of BIM - We explore the COLLABORATION grouping and look at things to consider when developing better and more efficient ways of working to fully benefit from the coordinated information that lies at the heart of BIM.
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