Category Archives: BIM in Construction

BIM projects by SBUF

SBUF has supported some BIM studies and BIM guidelines for contractors: BIM för alla på bygget BIM ByggnadsInformationsModeller för byggmästare – En handbok BIM i ett bostadsprojekt – En handledning Some of the SBUF projects has resulted in films: Virtual … Continue reading

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BIM in construction by Skanska

In this presentation, Skanska shares how BIM is used on a day-to-day basis to enhance the management of projects in various commercial, academic, and healthcare projects. Learn how their project teams use BIM and other advances in technology for construction … Continue reading

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Civil Works with BIM

BIM has been introduced and used in Civil engineering projects. Some examples follows below. Automation OPEN BIM Sweden informs about the use of BIM in the automation process for tools and machinery in civil works. Simulation, excavation, precasting and method … Continue reading

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Visualisation and simulation with BIM

Visualisation of buildings and civil works is basic and it´s nothing new to construction industry. Traditional construction works are based on visualisation  most commonly as 2D-plans and details. 3D visualisation has also been popular for many years, but mostly used … Continue reading

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4D and 5 D BIM for construction

Some examples of the practical use of 4D and 5D outcome in a BIM models . Time schedule Masses and calculation Mängda, kalkylera och planera i BIM (BIMlabs, CTH) Mängdning, Kalkyl och planering med Revit och Bidcon (Föreläsning/bildspel, BIMlabs, CTH) Specifikations Kraftfullt verktyg … Continue reading

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Construction site visualisation

It´s hard to find documentation and examples from the use of BIM in site management, but here is some links and film to begin with: Safety Management Work place management This examples and articles are in Swedish. Please contibute with … Continue reading

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Quotes about BIM Benefits

Two internet quots among hundreds about the benefits in using BIM In summary, the benefits to a Contractor can be described as: Design Integration Improved Tendering Shorter Programme to Planning Reduced number of design information requests during the concurrency of … Continue reading

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Using BIM when building a bridge

This film is about a Danish-Swedish BIM project:

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