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Read more at: Publication: Final Report - The Uptake of Digital Tools, Standards and Processes in Innovation in the UK House Building Industry: opportunities and barriers to adoption

Publication: Final Report - The Uptake of Digital Tools, Standards and Processes in Innovation in the UK House Building Industry: opportunities and barriers to adoption

31 March 2018

bim_in_uk_housing.png Project background This project aims to define the barriers and opportunities for adopting BIM in the UK housing sector, and to highlight the potential benefits of BIM to this sector. Outcomes The study shows that the potential benefits from the adoption of BIM have been recognised within the industry...

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Blog - Introducing Terry Stocks

Blog - Introducing Terry Stocks

8 March 2018

Terry Stocks leads the BIM L2 workstream within the Centre for Digital Built Britain programme. He makes the case for building the digital foundations to safeguard construction output.

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Minister celebrates the work of the EU BIM Task Group at their General Assembly

Minister celebrates the work of the EU BIM Task Group at their General Assembly

5 March 2018

Gwenole Cozigou, Director, Industrial Transformation and Advanced Value Chains, DG GROW, European Commission celebrated the adoption of digital construction methods at the General Assembly of the EU BIM Task Group in Brussels on 2nd March 2018.

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2011 BIM Working Group Strategy Paper

2011 BIM Working Group Strategy Paper

25 January 2018

A report for the Government Construction Client Group

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Blog on Delivering Digital Built Britain

Blog on Delivering Digital Built Britain

13 November 2017

In this Blog Post on the BIM+ website David Philp sets out his view of the journey plan for Digital Built Britain.

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2015 Digital Built Britain Level 3 Strategic Plan

2015 Digital Built Britain Level 3 Strategic Plan

3 November 2017

A strategy published in 2015 setting out how we can further develop digital technology used in the construction industry and the wider built environment.

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Read more at: Supporting BIM in the UK

Supporting BIM in the UK

What is BIM? Building Information Modelling (BIM) is the “use of a shared digital representation of a built asset to facilitate design, construction and operation processes to form a reliable basis for decisions” (BS EN ISO 19650-1:2018). BIM facilitates early supply chain and operational team...

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Read more at: About the Centre for Digital Built Britain

About the Centre for Digital Built Britain

The Centre for Digital Built Britain is a partnership between the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and the University of Cambridge to deliver a smart digital economy for infrastructure and construction for the future and transform the UK construction industry’s approach to the way we plan, build, maintain and use our social and economic infrastructure.

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The UK BIM Programme

CDBB’s role in the UK BIM Programme CDBB is one of the organisations tasked by Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) with managing the UK BIM Programme. This involves knowledge sharing among industry stakeholders, academics and policy makers to adopt and implement...

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