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Press Release: UK & US Collaborate to improve the built environment

25 May 2021

Today (25 May) a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been announced between representatives for the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States of America (U . S . ) cementing a pledge to work together on the development of the US National Building Information Management ( BIM ) Program . Marking the next st ep in a two-...


Read more at: Press Release: Boosting digital transformation of local authority construction projects

Press Release: Boosting digital transformation of local authority construction projects

13 May 2021

A new tool from the Construction Innovation Hub launches today (13 May 2021) to help local authorities to transform how they design, build and use their buildings digitally. gsl_navigator_image.jpg The Local Authority Government Soft Landings (GSL) Interactive Navigator has been developed in association with the National...


Read more at: Global BIM Summit 2021 - UK launch of the Global BIM Network

Global BIM Summit 2021 - UK launch of the Global BIM Network

11 May 2021

The launch of the Global BIM Network , which took place at the Global BIM Summit held online on 17 March, attracted more than 1000 representatives from 97 countries around the world. Questions, discussion and response to live polls held throughout the two-hour summit reflected the increasing global interest in the shared...


Read more at: Blog: Increasing confidence in organisations’ ability to manage information when delivering buildings and infrastructure

Blog: Increasing confidence in organisations’ ability to manage information when delivering buildings and infrastructure

27 April 2021

Ian Ronksley, Development Manager for The United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS), the national accreditation body, provides an update on accreditation and its role in ensuring that the construction industry applies good information management practices when delivering assets. UKAS is undertaking a Pilot Assessment...


Read more at: Exploring the BIM training landscape

Exploring the BIM training landscape

29 March 2021

Information management using building information modelling (BIM) is important in both the delivery and operation of our buildings and infrastructure . There is a need for this to be supported by effective training which is accessible to individuals and companies seeking to improve their information management capabilities...


Read more at: Blog: Global Collaboration: A Czech perspective

Blog: Global Collaboration: A Czech perspective

19 March 2021

The Centre for Digital Built Britain’s International work stream has championed the foundation of successful collaborations between international governments and regional public sector communities resulting in the forthcoming launch of a Global BIM Network for the public sector. Ahead of the CDBB-convened inaugural Global...


Read more at: Press Release: Heralding a new Global BIM Network for and by the public sector

Press Release: Heralding a new Global BIM Network for and by the public sector

17 March 2021

More than 2,000 public sector representatives and funders from around 100 countries across the world will join together today to launch a new Global BIM Network for the public sector. Today’s Global BIM Summit , convened by the Centre for Digital Built Britain, signals the official launch of the Global BIM Network...


Read more at: Blog: Global Collaboration: Why the time is right to establish a global network for built environment policy makers

Blog: Global Collaboration: Why the time is right to establish a global network for built environment policy makers

15 March 2021

In the last of our Global Collaboration blog series, CDBB’s Policy and Public Affairs Manager Alanna Gluck shares her reflections on the Global BIM Summit pre-event series, and why the time is right to establish a global network for the built environment for and by the public sector. Governments all over the world are...


Read more at: Press Release: Demystifying data: new resource to boost BIM uptake across local government

Press Release: Demystifying data: new resource to boost BIM uptake across local government

15 March 2021

Local councils across Britain are being urged to take advantage of a new BIM Early Steps Roadmap which will make the switch towards a data-led approach to the management of buildings and estates easier than ever. The new, easy-to-use resource, which was developed by the Construction Innovation Hub, will allow estate...


Read more at: Blog: Global Collaboration: A UNOPS Perspective

Blog: Global Collaboration: A UNOPS Perspective

5 March 2021

The Centre for Digital Built Britain’s International work stream has championed the foundation of successful collaborations between international governments and regional public sector communities resulting in the forthcoming launch of a Global BIM Network for the public sector. Ahead of the CDBB-convened inaugural Global...