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Blog: Thayla Zomer discusses the University of Cambridge BIM Journey

Blog: Thayla Zomer discusses the University of Cambridge BIM Journey

11 December 2018

The University of Cambridge is creating a digital estate and delivering fully integrated BIM across design, construction and facilities management. Thayla Zomer, a PhD student at the Centre for Digital Built Britain investigating practices that influence the successful execution and completion of BIM projects, sets out the University’s digital journey.

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Read more at: Publication: Final Report - Building Impulse: A novel digital toolkit for productive, healthy and resource-efficient buildings

Publication: Final Report - Building Impulse: A novel digital toolkit for productive, healthy and resource-efficient buildings

10 December 2018

screenshot_2020-06-30_at_21.46.07.png Project background This project aimed to create a toolkit for capturing occupant satisfaction with their environment in buildings in order to feed the next generation of smart buildings with a more holistic set of metrics for comfort and enjoyment of a space. The toolkit consists of a...

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Read more at: Publication: Final Report - Vision Network

Publication: Final Report - Vision Network

10 December 2018

vision.png Project background This research network contributes to developing the research agenda, enhancing the level of performance and digitisation for future smart cities and smart construction at citizen, portfolio, organisation and project levels. The objective of the Vision Network is to delineate the current...

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Press Release: Principles to guide the development of the National Digital Twin released

Press Release: Principles to guide the development of the National Digital Twin released

6 December 2018

CDBB has published the first output of its Digital Framework Task Group, The Gemini Principles. The paper sets out proposed principles to guide the national digital twin and the information management framework that will enable it.

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Rail Sector Deal emphasises use of digital

Rail Sector Deal emphasises use of digital

6 December 2018

Sector Deal between government and the rail industry.

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CDBB's December 2018 Newsletter

CDBB's December 2018 Newsletter

4 December 2018

Find out about the latest news from CDBB on events, our blogs, BIM updates, and more in CDBB's December newsletter.

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ICE BIM Scotland

ICE BIM Scotland

1 December 2018

CDBB were pleased to support the Institution of Civil Engineers – Scotland at their “BIM and Soft Landings for better outcomes” masterclass held at Stirling University.

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Digital and BIM Level 2 - Roundtable Number 3 – The Consultant

1 December 2018

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) teamed up for the third event “The Consultant” in a programme of high-level ‘roundtable’ discussions, which aim to further accelerate adoption of the Government’s digital strategy for the built environment especially the successful embedment of BIM Level 2 across industry.

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Professor Andy Neely welcomes the announcement of Core Innovation Hub funding

Professor Andy Neely welcomes the announcement of Core Innovation Hub funding

30 November 2018

Following today’s announcement that CDBB as part of the Transforming Construction Alliance has been awarded leadership of the new £72m Core Innovation Hub, Professor Andy Neely, Director of the Centre, welcomes the good news.

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PRESS RELEASE: Transforming Construction Alliance Secures Funding

PRESS RELEASE: Transforming Construction Alliance Secures Funding

30 November 2018

Transforming Construction Alliance secures £72 million government funding to drive innovation and boost UK construction productivity.

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