Tag Archives: BIM for facility management

IPD and JOC are core components of BIM

The Owner  our client and life-cycle facility management should be the focus of everyone’s efforts from day one. Integrated Project Delivery  IPD, as noted in the video, is not a new process, nor is Job Order Contracting (IPD for facility renovation, repair and … Continue reading

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BIM for FM – Life-cycle Facility Management

Building information modeling (BIM) is a disruptive new technology in the construction industry and altering way structures are managed from concept thru deconstruction.  The processes in which Owners, Contractors, Architects, Engineers, Engineers, Overight Groups, Users Business Product Manufacturers, manage the built environment will dramatically … Continue reading

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BIM and the Role of Neural Networks – AI

(via http://www.4clicks.com – leading provider of software and services for efficient construction delivery including cost estimating, project-document-contract management, visual estimating/QTO, exclusive 400,000 enhancement of RSMeans cost data … for JOC, IPD, SABER, SATOC, MATOC, MACC, IDIQ, POCA, BOA … ) … Continue reading

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The Criticality of Project Delivery to Sustainability

Change on the AEC Horizon?  The ability to meet sustainability and carbon footprint goals in the non-residential buildings sector will require the implementation of robust business processes, the integration of core industry knowledge domains, and the deployment of supporting technologies. … Continue reading

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Why BIM should be renamed BIMM – The Value of BIM

BIM should should have been can BIMM – Building Information Modeling and Management. The emphasis upon 3D is silly, and the focus upon 3D replacing 2D is equally misdirected. Products like Revit and Archicad are only relatively small components of … Continue reading

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Sustainability and Federal Government Facilties – A Candid Survey of Federal Executives – GBC and Deloitte – September 2010

Federal agencies and public companies share sustainability challenges, however, JOC / Job Order Contracting provides an efficient Construction Delivery Method to deploy associated renovation, renovation projects for existing buildings. Unfortunately… Many respondents believe the level of  effort and resources put … Continue reading

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AEC Myth #147 – Construction Estimating is More Art than Science

Granted the AEC industry in the US suffers from cultural issues and lags other sectors in the efficient adoption and deployment of technology, but this will change due to the altered worldwide environmental and economic landscape.

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