BIM Blog

Our BIM blogs below offer a wealth of BIM management tips, tricks and best practices.

We focus on simple BIM guidance and share tips to follow 🌐 ISO 19650 standards.

Five BIM Bloggers also contribute weekly posts to this blog so 📘 bookmark it now!

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BIM Case Study: How One Team Saved Over 4 Million Euros (with BIM)

BIM Case Study: How One Team Saved Over 4 Million Euros (with BIM)

This BIM case study post will examine how the LIMSEN team successfully used Plannerly to manage their BIM workflow on a large project and save over 4 million euros. We’ll look at what BIM uses were deployed, the scope of the project, and how that helped the team reduce costs and meet their scheduling goals. Furthermore, we will discuss ISO 19650 standards and best practices for setting up a Common Data Environment (CDE) along with 3D Coordination, 5D Quantification, and Checking/Reporting of BIM models. Finally, we’ll analyze the lessons LIMSEN learned from this case study and how they can be applied to other projects in order to maximize savings and efficiency. Join us as we explore how one team leveraged BIM technology to achieve remarkable results!

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Autodesk University 2023 Details – Plus My 7 Definitive Do’s and Don’ts For AU2023!

Autodesk University 2023 Details – Plus My 7 Definitive Do’s and Don’ts For AU2023!

Autodesk University 2023 is just around the corner, and we’ve got all the details you need to know! Don’t miss my 7 tips for AU2023! 😃 Learn more about prominent speakers, exciting programs, new products and features, and much more. Visit the blog now to find out how you can get involved and make your time at Autodesk University as productive, educational, and enjoyable as possible.

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ISO 19650: The Importance of Having the Right Starting Point

ISO 19650: The Importance of Having the Right Starting Point

If you’re a BIM Manager, then you know that following ISO 19650 standards could be crucial for any design and construction project. But achieving an ISO 19650 compliant status can be tricky if you don’t have the right foundation. In this blog post, I’ll share how you can get your team up to speed quickly and avoid any potential pitfalls along the way!

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3 Critical Things You Need in Your BIM Execution Plan BEP

3 Critical Things You Need in Your BIM Execution Plan BEP

3 Tips for your BIM Execution Plan BEP! There are three essential components to a successful BIM Execution Planning process: PLANNING, SCOPING, and MANAGEMENT. Without these three elements in place, it’s almost impossible for teams to effectively collaborate and generate useful, accurate, and reliable deliverables. In this blog post, I will discuss each of these components in more detail and explain how they work together to create a successful BIM Execution Plan 💪

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How To Apply BIM In Construction Projects: My Comprehensive Guide 📘

How To Apply BIM In Construction Projects: My Comprehensive Guide 📘

If you’re considering BIM for your next construction project, here are some helpful tips to get you started. I’ll share how to apply BIM in construction projects, introduce the four main phases of a typical BIM workflow, and how to get the advantages for your business. I also include some bonus resources at the end too! 😃

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How Is BIM Used in Construction Management? Plus 2 bonus resources!

How Is BIM Used in Construction Management? Plus 2 bonus resources!

So, how is BIM used in construction management? BIM, or Building Information Modeling, is a process that has revolutionized how construction projects are planned and executed. It allows construction managers to create a virtual project model that can be analyzed and modified before any physical work begins. This leads to more accurate estimates, fewer surprises during construction, and a better-finished product.

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Autodesk University 2022 Details – Plus My 10 Definitive Do’s and Don’ts For AU2022!

Autodesk University 2022 Details – Plus My 10 Definitive Do’s and Don’ts For AU2022!

Autodesk University 2022 is just around the corner, and we’ve got all the details you need to know! Don’t miss my 10 tips for AU2022! 😃 Learn more about prominent speakers, exciting programs, new products and features, and much more. Visit the blog now to find out how you can get involved and make your time at Autodesk University as productive, educational, and enjoyable as possible.

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My Top 10 Best BIM Software Programs

My Top 10 Best BIM Software Programs

If you’re in the market for the best BIM software, you’ll want to check out this list of my top 10 favorite BIM programs. I share what I like about each BIM tool and my thoughts on what makes each one slightly different. It’s a great list of BIM software, but you might have more you would like to add too!

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BIM Quality Control Software: 3 Simple Ideas To Help You Get The BIM That You Need!

BIM Quality Control Software: 3 Simple Ideas To Help You Get The BIM That You Need!

BIM quality control is essential for four main reasons: first, because BIM models are used to make decisions about buildings’ design, construction, and operation. If the models are not of high quality, then these decisions will not be based on accurate or complete information. Second, because BIM models are often used to create visualizations (e.g., renderings and animations), if the quality of the model is not good, then the visuals will also not be good. Third, because BIM models are used to generate data used in analysis and simulation; if the quality of the model is not good, then the results of the analysis and simulation will also not be accurate. Finally, because BIM models are used as a basis for facility management

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The 5 BIM Bloggers

The 5 BIM Bloggers

Your BIM Blog: Here are five design and construction BIM-ers who share their unique experiences about how Building Information Modeling (BIM) has helped them solve problems and perform better in their roles. You’ll get to read in-depth instructional material, as well as some hilarious BIM experiences – some are quite controversial! 😅 Every week, they’ll post a new blog so bookmark this page and check back every week to learn some of the greatest BIM insights!

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5 Simple Ideas To Improve Your BIM Process – An Interview With Jean Ghazal

5 Simple Ideas To Improve Your BIM Process – An Interview With Jean Ghazal

An interview with some practical ideas to help your BIM process. Working with BIM can require complex BIM process maps and diagrams however this can also put off the teams that need to create value on the project. We talk with Antoine about how he has overcome some of these and what tools he is using to make the BIM process easier for his teams.

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How To Get The Benefits Of BIM Technology – 4 Top Tips

How To Get The Benefits Of BIM Technology – 4 Top Tips

This interview shares how to get the benefits of BIM technology by digging into the differences between BIM theory and BIM in practice. Sonali, the Co-founder of Excelize, gives us her expert insight and some great suggestions to get to the desired outcome. A must see BIM interview!

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ISO 19650 Explained In Five Minutes

ISO 19650 Explained In Five Minutes

ISO 19650 explained in five minutes: we explain why ISO 19650 is important in the USA, what it actually is and provide some ISO 19650 learning resources to help you get started.

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The Top 5 Reasons You Need A BIM Execution Plan (BEP)

The Top 5 Reasons You Need A BIM Execution Plan (BEP)

Why is a BIM Execution Plan (BEP) important? Here are the five main reasons you should use a BIM Execution Plan and some of the benefits for your project. In this article we show you why you should use BIM in the first place, what BIM is needed, by whom and when, how information will be exchanged, and the importance of defining how success on the project will be measured.

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5 Steps To Better BIM Management

5 Steps To Better BIM Management

In these 5 BIM management videos we explain how to create an impressive BIM Execution Plan (BEP), agree on a simple visual BIM scope (using Level of Information Need), quickly manage BIM tasks and verify against your BIM requirements!

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BIM Management Education

BIM Management Education

Free online BIM Management Masterclass sharing knowledge across BIM companies and communities. This one is co-hosted with our partner Blaze.

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BIM Explained

BIM Explained

Sometimes it can be difficult explaining what BIM is to non-BIM’ers. Here’s a little story that could help explain BIM to your grandparents, family or even your boss?!?

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