Security Designed into New and Remodeled Facilities
- message from the president. Giguère, Claude // Construction Canada;Sep2012, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p106
The article offers the author's insight on the influence and use of the building information modelling (BIM) in the construction industry in Canada, which is increasingly drawing the attention of technicians and engineers.
- How to avoid the problems with bim. Day, Martyn // Building Design;6/3/2011, Issue 1968, p22
The article offers information on how to deal with problems in using building information modelling (BIM) which include changes in workloads, the upgrading of hardware, and firms' contract situation.
- Building in Security from the Start. Knipper, Steve R. // Buildings;Mar2007, Vol. 101 Issue 3, p68
The article suggests the need to develop a security program at the beginning of a construction project. The program enables architects and engineers to design proper accommodations for current security measures and provide alternatives if security needs change. Designing facility security begins...
- Technology streamlines construction process. CANTWELL, EARL // Buffalo Law Journal;7/29/2013, Vol. 85 Issue 39, p3
The author discusses the aspects and benefits of Building Information Modeling (BIM), focusing on its use of multi-dimensional modeling computer software and implications on traditional contract provisions, insurance coverage, and BIM-specific contract terms.
- Views and comments from across the web. // FM World;5/8/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p18
The article presents questions and answers related to Building Information Modelling (BIM) including BIM as a threat or opportunity for construction companies, energy consumption, and co-working workplaces.
- SPEAKING OUT. // Building Design;3/23/2012, Issue 2006, p9
The author discusses how the British construction industry relates with building information modeling (bim).
- Survey to test readiness for new BIM requirements. // Heating & Ventilating Review;Sep2015, Vol. 54 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on an online survey conducted by the Electrical Contractors' Association (ECA) to test the readiness of the building services sector for building information modeling (BIM) Level 2 as a requirement in bidding contracts.
- MCGRAW-HILL COMPARES BIM IN EUROPE/NORTH AMERICA. // CAD/CAM Update;Nov2010, Vol. 22 Issue 11, p3
This article reports that 36 percent of construction professionals in Western Europe are using Building Information Modeling (BIM), according to a SmartMarket study conducted by McGraw-Hill Construction. The study compares BIM adoption rates in France, Germany and Great Britain with those in...
- SIMULATION AND ANALYSIS FOR DESIGN COLLABORATION WITH ENGINEERS. Malkin, Rob // Architecture Australia;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 100 Issue 5, p108
This article focuses on the Building Information Modelling (BIM) which uses tools that enable design, simulation and analysis of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems. The BIM process is based on model-based designs. The Autodesk Revit MEP 2012 is a software that helps meet the...