By Construction Tech Review | Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Companies are using BIM software because it helps them streamline the projects and increase their efficiency.
FREMONT, CA: BIM technology can be used for various reasons like environmental analysis, complex renovation and addition projects, and environmental analysis. Several companies currently use BIM software in every new project. One of the essential aspects of BIM teamwork is transferring the files among team members. The in-house technical employees can create a model that consists of every engineering discipline to produce a wide range of basis for BIM and IPD projects.
Many companies utilize in-house tools, guidelines, and templates to facilitate BIM during projects. Here are some of the tools that can be used.
Existing Conditions Modeling
The laser scanning can save several hours of error-prone field measurement and even capture more information than the traditional procedure. The amount to which several existing conditions require modeling can be decided collaboratively by the design team and referenced by the BIM Execution Plan.
Lean documentation is another part of the work that uses the BIM file’s power. The model is developed from standard assemblies with properties assigned, due to which it utilizes the BIM assemblies to simplify and coordinate documents. The specifications offer detailed information by referring to a keynote file connected to specific terminology.
The tools that utilize BIM data allow the project team to validate the design decisions with quantitative and qualitative analysis, along with a collaborative review. The design data is also shared in the meetings with the facility users and stakeholders to offer feedback on crucial aesthetic and functional elements of the design.