BIM in Principle and in Practice, 2nd Edition; Peter Thomas Barnes and Nigel Davies. ICE Publishing. 2015
BIM in Principle and in Practice, 2nd Edition; Peter Thomas Barnes and Nigel Davies. ICE Publishing. 2015. Covering the principles behind building information modelling (BIM). Its current use in practice and how it may develop in the future. BIM in Principle and in Practice provides construction professionals with an overview of this emerging field. To enable informed discussions with clients and colleagues.
BIM is a managed approach to the creation. Collation and exchange of shared intelligent and structured data and information across a project. As its use growsthere is an increasing need for construction practitioners to understand the principles behind it and how work practices must change to accommodate it. Full collaboration across the entire project team and standardised. Well-structured information are at the heart of BIM and will enable enormous efficiencies in the construction industry.
BIM in Principle and in Practice is intended to assist in understanding BIM and how it can be used and to provide answers to many of the common questions.