Plan of Work and Project Administration
Practical advice on the process and procedures that underpin the delivery of successful project outcomes. Tap into specialist insight and analysis on Plan of Work and Project Administration from NBS.
13 July 2016 | by Richard McPartland
Ever thought of setting up your own practice? We launch a new series that will set you on the path to success. This time, what's your proposition? Can you shape a business around the bits of work that you find engaging and, even, fun?
Retentions? Essential or outmoded?
Why CPD is vital for construction professionals
Rise of the robot? Construction jobs for a new age
17 February 2016 | by Richard McPartland
We explore some of the latest tools and apps for online collaboration. Whatever your line of work, whatever the task in hand, there's sure to be something that can eliminate frustration from your daily life...
13 July 2016 | by Tim Bellhouse
Wonder why you'd need a specification and what the benefits would be? Tempted to do without a specification at all? We've 10 key reasons as to why you shouldn't scrimp when it comes to specifications.
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05 November 2019 | by NBS
This is the latest in our quarterly updating programme for Uniclass 2015 and includes updates to seven tables.
16 October 2019 | by Dr Stephen Hamil
Working with specification specialists at the practices AHMM and BDP we have developed an alternative structure for the published output in NBS Chorus.
23 September 2019 | by Richard Waterhouse
With the Rugby World Cup in full swing, NBS Chief Executive Richard Waterhouse gives his view on what the construction industry can learn from his favourite sport.
06 May 2019 | by Nick Ainscough
The utilisation of 3D authoring tools enables us to be adaptive to project needs and typology. Such tools are able to hold classification data (such as Uniclass and IFC). They can communicate with database solutions (such as Codebook and NBS Chorus) to integrate with cloud-hosted common data environments (CDE) and other modelling tools, through the use of the IFC-neutral file format.
03 May 2019 | by Rob Jackson
Bond Bryan deals with BIM in two aspects: Architecture and Digital. Our Architecture team is primarily focused on the creation, sharing and coordination of information models, whilst our Digital team is focused on providing specialist Information Management and Coordination Management services to our architectural teams, and also other clients, consultants and contractors.
02 May 2019 | by Glenn Tate
Earlier this year, we were offered the opportunity to present at the Discover NBS events in Edinburgh and Newcastle upon Tyne. The suggested theme of the presentation was our digital strategy. We used this as a chance to reflect on the technological advancements that the practice has undertaken in what we thought was our recent history, only to realise that digital technologies have been part of our processes for over 30 years.
13 February 2019 | by NBS
The January 2019 Update has changes to 4 tables in response to user requests.
28 November 2018 | by NBS
The October 2018 Update has changes to 5 tables in response to user requests.
10 September 2018 | by NBS
The August 2018 Update has changes to nine tables in response to user requests.
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.
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.
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.