Part 2: How asset management and BIM can interface
We are about to experience an unprecedented surge of investment in physical assets, renewing travel and transport systems, power networks and buildings across many sectors. The AEC community can plug in to that renewed energy and play a major...
Part 1: Why asset management and BIM need to interface
If the AEC sector is looking for renewed energy, it need look no further.
Asset Management is about to provide fresh impetus and a whole life cycle’s worth of opportunity.
To respond to that impetus and gain access to the opportunities,...
Part 1: Technology
Improving the information you use in your projects can have a major impact on your business performance and results. A structured approach to information management can provide many benefits, combining technology, process...
For businesses in the construction supply chain, the cost of errors is 7 times the value of profits. Ouch!
That was one of the key findings of the Getting it Right Initiative, which published its guide for reducing the costs of errors in...
Building information modelling (BIM) is all the rage. But does it work, or does an alternative approach provide better results? Are your current practices good enough?
The recent application of ‘design thinking’, borrowed from the...