A New Collaborative Workflow: Building Information Modeling

November 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Nov2009, Vol. 81 Issue 11, p12
The article discusses the significance of building information modeling (BIM) in the U.S. It notes that BIM provides an opportunity for building professionals to review its inventories of buildings and prioritize funding for renovations and retrofits to provide a high rate on return investment. Furthermore, it states that BIM is a new collaborative workflow which consists of information gathering and input, modeling and visualization, and simulation and analysis.


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