I was having lunch with a friend this week and we were talking as you do. I don’t know how we got on to the subject but it became a conversation about why I’m doing what I’m doing. I guess for me I’ve always had that feeling I don’t fit somehow. I just seem to […]Read more "WHY JONTS? WHY?"
For Immediate Release: 1 June 2016 BIM Regions launch their new website On June 1st, 2016 BIM Regions launched their brand new website. http://bimregions.co.uk/ As you know the BIM Regions were set up in partnership with the Construction Industry Council and the BIM Task Group in 2012 to support the UK BIM programme. The aim […]Read more "BIM Regions – New website – www.bimregions.co.uk"
“Today is BIM Mandate Day!” – so said some news releases on the 4th of April a few weeks ago. With great timing I was delivering a BIM Level 2 course for Digital Node and BSI in Birmingham the same day! Back in 2011, the then newly published Government Construction Strategy said this: “2.32 Government […]Read more "UK BIM Level 2 – What is the fuss all about? Does it really matter?"
I know you’re not listening. There’s a change happening. It is affecting everything we do. Lives, careers, businesses. Prediction? Careers will be transformed. Businesses will experience previously unimaginable efficiency and profitability. In contrast, some careers will come to a halt or take a forced change of direction. And some businesses will no longer to be able to […]Read more "Don’t listen to us…"
Brighton 6th July 2015 For immediate release Please circulate to your networks, tweet etc. Thanks! The Regional BIM Hubs and Digital Construction Week 20th-22nd October 2015 The Regional BIM Hubs were set up by the Construction Industry Council in 2012 to support the UK BIM programme. The idea of the Hubs is to provide regional […]Read more "The Regional BIM Hubs and Digital Construction Week"
This is in response to a question, or more accurately just a comment… “Are the Hubs continuing?” DEFINITELY! The rumours of our demise are somewhat premature. It has been my privilege to be involved in a couple of meetings of the BIM Hub Champs recently. I don’t think I’ve been in a more positive, enthused, […]Read more "RegionalBIMHUBS – Alive and kicking, kicking and screaming…etc…etc…etc…"
…..where over 1 million people in our industry not only get BIM, but understand what Level 2 is, what it means for them, and actually want to innovate and collaborate. Enough people to make a difference, who want to make a difference, who can see, feel and taste what a digitally enabled industry could be […]Read more "Imagine a world…."
This is a quick one…………. UK BIM TASKGROUP LAUNCHES LEVEL 3 STRATEGY STOP CHECK IT OUT HERE STOP http://www.digital-built-britain.com DOWNLOAD FOR FREE STOP BREATHTAKING VISION FOR THE FUTURE STOP THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME!!! STOP cheers! :o) J.Read more "The future is bright – The future is #BIM……..sorry orange………"
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"
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……."