You may or may not be aware that our beloved UK suite of BIM standards, the 1192 series are gradually migrating to the ISO 19650, firstly parts 1 and 2 later this year. They have served us well, but time to move on to a bigger stage and the next phase of the journey. The […]Read more "Going…going…gone!"
This Media notice by BSI was issued earlier this week about the transition from the 1192 suite to ISO 19650….. 7 June 2018 BIM standards update from BSI Transition from PAS 1192 series of standards to international standards Later this year will see the first two international standards published for Building Information Modelling (BIM) BS EN […]Read more "Just in case you missed it….ISO 19650"
You will know I’m a fan of Seth Godin. I’m also a fan of Billions, I know it’s hedonist escapism but no-one’s perfect right? Anyway a few episodes ago Seth Godin’s concept of The Dip was discussed. It’s that period after the rose glow of initial endeavour, when the hard work becomes almost insurmountable, but […]Read more "The Dip – when to stick, when to quit."
At the end of what must be the most disappointing week personally I’ve had in recent years, it was a joy and a delight to be involved in the judging of the Construction News Rising Star awards 2018 in London. I was a late substitute for her majesty Alison Watson MBE who had gone to […]Read more "A new hope…not Star Wars!"
Sexy I know, great eye catching title! However I believe that Su Butcher leading this charge supported by the Alliance is going to do some great work in facilitating our way through what has become a bit of a jungle. We need data to be sexy, we need data to be the new black. We want […]Read more "UK BIM Alliance – Product Data Working Group – the new sexy?!"
Had my car washed last week. D+T in Leatherhead, you might know them, just off junction 9 of the M25. A little plug here, but I don’t mind, I’ll tell you why. #excellencecomesasstandard That’s what these guys do. Every time. No ifs buts or cream cheese. They do the business. They are to car washing […]Read more "Lean meets car wash…."
We held our latest quarterly Alliance forum last week. We had to get a bigger room at the IET in Savoy Place. (Big shout out to Rick Hartwig and the IET team for their constant support – thank you guys!) Around 75 of us were together to listen to the latest update on the progress […]Read more "UK BIM Alliance – The end………..of the beginning!*"