Top 3: BIM Libraries

According to AEC Magazine, BIM object providers are estimated to be worth around £30bn per year by 2020. Whilst the NBS National BIM Report (2015) states that in 5 years time, 95% of designers will be using BIM. There are a number of UK and European based companies who provide a service to host manufacturers BIM objects and make them widely available for download and use in CAD based software programmes. With the Government deadline looming for all public buildings. … read more



Back to basics: BIM

Back to basics: BIM

What is BIM? BIM quite simply stands for Building Information Modelling. It involves a 3D virtual model of an object (‘BIM Object’) that forms part of the construction of a building, for example Tradeline Standard C Stud. This may sound like your normal CAD model; however BIM is more intelligent than that. BIM is more … read more