Having been involved with BIM over the last few years, I’m sure we’re all familiar with the mantra that says “BIM is about much more than just 3D modelling”. And so it is, but let’s just hold on to that thought a moment. As a Design Manager, over my career, the bane of my life […]Read more "BIM? – 3D might be a good place to start!"
One day, we won’t talk about BIM at all. What’ll happen to all those BIM consultants, BIM Managers and the like? Think about it….:o) Cheers J.Read more "One day…"
I rarely rave over anything. But…as you know my previous raves include… The B1M – http://www.theb1m.com Class of Your Own – http://designengineerconstruct.com BIM4SME – http://www.bim4sme.org This fave rave is about the BIM Dictionary and BIM Acronyms produced by Rob Jackson and those great guys at Bond Bryan. Available here, free! : http://bimblog.bondbryan.com/document For me it was one of […]Read more "Fave rave #57 – BIM Dictionary"
It’s the only way, so they say… Well here we are!!! The end of another year. Amazing how time flies! It is perhaps habitual at this time of year to pause, reflect and resolve to do better next year. Within a few weeks, January will be littered with failed resolutions. Cynical I know, but human […]Read more "UP!"
Boiled Frog I’m sure you know the anecdotal story. Take a frog, chuck it in a pan of boiling water, it’ll jump out. Of course! However, put the same frog in a pan of cold water and gently raise the temperature, and you’ll cook it to death. It is a modern-day parable for how our […]Read more "…Boiled frogs….the men in grey suits…..and none of the above……."
It has been an interesting week ! I had the privilege of speaking at the B1M University at the University of Westminster about Level 2 BIM. The B1M is a fantastic initiative and totally in step with the millennial generation. http://www.theb1m.com .Fred Mills and Tom Payne are doing something very special here. […]Read more "A ration of passion! – Share + Inspire!"
Welcome! Now that I have your attention, let’s crack on! I’ll get to the headline shortly….but first I return to a theme I’ve raised before, but like an itch that won’t go away, I just have to have another scratch! This post might not be popular in some quarters but heigh-ho we’re not living in […]Read more "UK BIM Level 2 – #Dead-as-a-Dodo? – an uncomfortable truth?"
Eating the #BIMelephant – BIM implementation for SME’s – the Doctor is in! SME’s are the lifeblood and engine room of the construction industry in the UK. There probably isn’t a project anywhere that doesn’t have some involvement from SME’s, and for most projects could well make up the majority of the supply chain including […]Read more "Eating the #BIMelephant"
I’ve been at Technopop yesterday and today in Stratford with DEC! Class of Your Own. Over the last two days we (a team of volunteers) have enabled EcoClassroom work shops with about 250 schoolchildren. Another 100 tomorrow! We learn about design, communication, sustainability, landscape, surveying, brand, marketing, management, communication, presentation, collaboration, team work and getting […]Read more "@TechnopopLondon @ClassofYourOwn – a call to arms!!!"
Good evening and.. Welcome to the Cult of #BIM. Our god is in the Cloud We have legions of Servers We have our own Language..IFC, LOD, 1192, B555, BEP et al Our Mark is the Wedge, forever may it be hallowed, branded on our palms Our Holy Writ is BS1192, PAS1192/2, PAS1192/3, BS1192/4 We have […]Read more "#BIMcreed"