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Read more at: Media Release: National Digital Twin Day launches week of activity to help modernise national infrastructure

Media Release: National Digital Twin Day launches week of activity to help modernise national infrastructure

9 September 2019

[Flikr photos from the day] The National Digital Twin (NDT) has been cited by the National Infrastructure Commission as having the potential to unlock an additional £7 billion per year of benefits across the UK infrastructure sector [1]. Today in London, the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) and the Institution of...

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Read more at: Press Release: Building the home of the future: lucky students to see designs brought to life

Press Release: Building the home of the future: lucky students to see designs brought to life

28 June 2019

A group of talented youngsters will today see their dreams come true as the futuristic homes they designed are set to be brought to life. The 2019 Student Design Challenge, which is being delivered by education charity MOBIE and the recently launched Construction Innovation Hub, invited young people from across the UK to...

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Mott MacDonald appointed as delivery partner for the UK’s Global Infrastructure Programme

Mott MacDonald appointed as delivery partner for the UK’s Global Infrastructure Programme

5 March 2019

Mott MacDonald has been appointed as Delivery Partner for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) Building Information Modelling (BIM) Pathfinder Programme, as part of the Cross-government Prosperity Funded Global Infrastructure Programme.

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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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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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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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Press Release : Announcing Launch of the CDBB

27 November 2017

The Government have announced £5.4 million in funding to launch the Centre for Digital Built Britain at the University of Cambridge, which will help people make better use of cities by championing the digital revolution in the built environment. The Centre is part of a landmark government-led investment in growing the UK’s construction sector.

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