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D-COM consultation to research digitalisation of regulations

A consultation led by the Digital Compliance Network (D-COM) which is funded by the Centre for Digital Built Britain is currently researching the State of the Nation on the digitalisation of regulations and standards. The objective is then to establish ways forward in starting to define how automation could assist in the checking and compliance […]

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Tekla 2018i updates provide BIM enhancements

The latest versions of Trimble's Tekla Structures, Tekla Structural Designer and Tekla Tedds are now available for download, offering new features and enhancement to users

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Morgan Sindall completes trial of mixed reality headset

Morgan Sindall has finished successful trials of the Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality headset to perform installation checks on site

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UK BIM Alliance welcomes David Glennon to its executive team

David Glennon, Head of Digital at Arcadis has joined the UK BIM Alliance Executive Team where he will take a key role in leading the Standards Group as well as promoting and supporting the work of the Alliance

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UK infrastructure projects shortlisted for Bentley Systems’ awards

Bentley Systems has announced four infrastructure projects in the UK as finalists in its Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program

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Top smartphone apps for builders and surveyors

Advantage Home Construction Insurance (AHCI) takes a look at the best smartphone apps making waves in the construction sector

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BAM Nuttall: Turning virtual construction into a reality

Lloyd’s Register showcases how its independent third-party validation of Building Information Modelling (BIM) readiness assisted BAM Nuttall

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Case Study: Royal HaskoningDHV and BIM

This case study takes a look at how Lloyd’s Register’s Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2 accreditation is helping improve project delivery

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Blockchain and BIM: Does construction really need this right now?

Trimble's Segment Manager for Asset Management and the MEP Global Marcom Director, Matthew Ramage, takes a look at the relationship between blockchain technology and BIM

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The seven questions of BIM

Iain Miskimmin of Bentley Systems examines the seven key questions that need to be addressed to ensure trust in the BIM process and the successful delivery of a digital asset

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