Obvious question perhaps but we all do? And perhaps not for the reasons you think. They could be a convenient excuse – I will explain! I’ve attended a few meetings about BIM adoption recently, and the thorny question of Client requirement or sponsorship has come up quite a few times now. I’ve found myself disagreeing […]Read more "Who needs clients?"
This week I attended a meeting with Construction Manager magazine at the offices of http://www.iMakr.com. They market various 3D printers and technologies. While we were waiting to be shown round, we discussed all sorts of possibilities like printing buildings on the Moon or spare parts for space stations, printing buildings onsite . The reality check […]Read more "3D print to go"
I was at the launch of our southern satellite BIM hub at the offices of Hampshire County Council this week. Mike Turpin and Allister Lewis are leading the charge in the south. Great event, good turn out and I hope it bodes well for the future of the BIM Hub network in Surrey, Sussex and […]Read more "This is your time to……."
It was my privilege to be with the guys at CITA in Dublin a few weeks ago. Didn’t write it up at the time so this is a bit of catch up. Check them out at http://www.cita.ie We talked about BIM in pre-construction, and there were several software vendors supporting the event, as well as […]Read more "CITA – leading by example…"
I’ve just enjoyed a few days with my family in the Bay of Naples at Sorrento. I tried to be good but in the end had to give in to the wine, limoncello, pasta, pizza and ice cream!!! (They made me!) Anyway we were on a tour of Herculaneum, famous for being affected by the […]Read more "even on holiday…..there is no escape…resistance is futile!"
Greetings earthlings. I know I know. There’s just too much to read about BIM, too many books, stuff on the web, conferences , meetings, groups, and all sorts of stuff going on. Anyway, if you only read one book on BIM this month, or even this year, then read this: “Growth through BIM”, by Richard […]Read more "Growth through BIM"
No – this isn’t another episode of the Big Bang Theory, although I am thinking of developing a new personality indicator based on the characters. Do you have obsessive tendencies like Sheldon, or perhaps you’re a bit needy and greedy like Leonard? But thats another tale…. We’re living in challenging times. Economically its very difficult. […]Read more "Can you do clever? – “The return of the Geek!”"