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Blog: International - Estonian Delegation Visits Cambridge

Blog: International - Estonian Delegation Visits Cambridge

26 June 2018

Hosting visiting delegations to the UK is an important part of the CDBB International Programme providing a significant opportunity for valuable knowledge exchange. Richard Lane, International Programme Manager reflects on the success of the recent Estonian Digital Construction Cluster Study Visit.

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Blog - Andrew Robinson on the Level 2 Convergence Programme

Blog - Andrew Robinson on the Level 2 Convergence Programme

22 June 2018

Dr Andrew Robinson is a co-founder and partner of Urban Innovation Labs, the organisation commissioned by the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) to report on the Level 2 Convergence (L2C) programme. In this blog Andy explains the importance of L2C in leveraging the full value of a digital built Britain.

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The Edge

The Edge Amsterdam – showcasing an exemplary IoT building

20 June 2018

This Mini-Project developed a case study of The Edge in Amsterdam, billed as the world’s smartest building, for the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB). Developing the future of the digital built environment will require intensive study of a number of exemplars and The Edge, designed on Internet of Things (IoT) foundational principles by OVG Real Estate and PLP Architecture and completed in 2015, is seen as the most connected building to date. The Edge showcases the benefits of taking a Building Information Modelling (BIM) approach to asset design, construction and management. It is of particular interest in the context of the evolution to ‘operate and integrate’ that will enable the optimisation of organisational business services and socio-economic outcomes.

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FAQ for ISO 19650 Transition

FAQ for ISO 19650 Transition

19 June 2018

The following frequently asked questions aim to answer some of the queries that may arise from this process. These have been developed in collaboration by BSI, CDBB, the UK BIM Alliance, Public Sector bodies, and the Home Nations Working Group.

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Successful Research Networks Announced

Successful Research Networks Announced

18 June 2018

Following the Call for Networks announced earlier this year, we are delighted to announce the six successful funded networks. These networks will now begin their work towards forming the agenda for future research in support of a digital built Britain.

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Blog - Roma Agrawal - The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

Blog - Roma Agrawal - The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

13 June 2018

Author of 'Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures', structural engineer at AECOM and champion of engineering as a career, Roma Agrawal proposes a skills manifesto to deliver our digital-built future.

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PAS 1192 standards update from BSI

PAS 1192 standards update from BSI

8 June 2018

Media Release from BSI on the transition from PAS 1192 series of standards to international standards.

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Level 2 Convergence Reports

Level 2 Convergence Reports

8 June 2018

Read the latest reports from the Level 2 Convergence programme.

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Blog - Alexandra Bolton gives an update to CDBB activities

Blog - Alexandra Bolton gives an update to CDBB activities

5 June 2018

Alexandra Bolton, Deputy Director of CDBB, prepares to reveal the successful Network Bid applications and announces a diary date for the forthcoming CDBB Pecha Kucha Lunch event.

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June 2018 Newsletter

June 2018 Newsletter

4 June 2018

Read the June Newsletter from the Centre for Digital Built Britain.

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