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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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PwC BIM Benefits Methodology and Report

PwC BIM Benefits Methodology and Report

1 June 2018

To evaluate the actual impact BIM deployment has on asset planning, delivery and operation, PwC were commissioned to develop a BIM Benefits Measurement Methodology (BMM).

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Blog from the CDBB team

Blog from the CDBB team

25 May 2018

The Centre’s BIM programme for 2018/19 brings focus to supporting current best practice and guiding growth towards a digitally built and operated Britain. Ahead of publication of new international standards, Terry Stocks, Head of the UK BIM programme and Dave Philp, BIM Communications Manager, report on progress and future plans.

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International Blog: Achievements of the European Programme

International Blog: Achievements of the European Programme

22 May 2018

In this month’s blog Richard Lane, Programme Manager for the EU BIM Task Group and Delivery Manager for the CDBB International Programme, reflects on the achievements of the European programme to date and looks forward to the next phase.

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Guest Blog - Dr Jacqui Taylor - FlyingBinary

Guest Blog - Dr Jacqui Taylor - FlyingBinary

18 May 2018

In this month’s guest blog Dr Jacqui Taylor, CEO and co-founder of FlyingBinary, a company recognised as one of the 20 global Internet of Things (IoT) companies building capacity for Society 5.0 in 2018, articulates how a digital built Britain can deliver Society 5.0 for the UK.

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Blog - Alexandra Bolton talks us through this month's activities

Blog - Alexandra Bolton talks us through this month's activities

10 May 2018

Alexandra Bolton, Deputy Director of CDBB, reports on the latest activities at HQ, including Mini-Projects, Research Networks and Digital Twins.

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Blog - Trudi Sully from MTC reflects on the Working Together Transforming Construction event

Blog - Trudi Sully from MTC reflects on the Working Together Transforming Construction event

5 May 2018

Trudi Sully, Associate Director for Construction and Infrastructure at the Manufacturing Technology Centre reflects on the organisation’s recent Working Together Transforming Construction event that showcased game-changing processes and technologies to transform the future of construction.

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CDBB, MTC & BRE form the Transforming Construction Alliance

CDBB, MTC & BRE form the Transforming Construction Alliance

4 May 2018

The Centre for Digital Built Britain at the University of Cambridge is working with BRE Ltd and the Manufacturing Technology Centre under the name of ‘Transforming Construction Alliance’ to develop a bid for the recently-announced Core Innovation Hub under the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund for the construction sector.

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Digital Twin Debated at Annual Construction Engineering Masters Event

Digital Twin Debated at Annual Construction Engineering Masters Event

3 May 2018

The Laing O’Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering Masters (CEM) Annual Debate brings informed insights and lively discussion to the subject of a national Digital Twin.

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International Blog: International Development

International Blog: International Development

25 April 2018

Sharing a digital language for construction enables partner countries to secure domestic benefits and increase international growth says Adam Matthews, who leads the international Digital Built Britain team. In this blog Adam reflects on Chile’s achievements in copying and adapting the UK’s BIM programme.

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