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BIM Modeling – 4 Tips for Getting Started

Posted by Diane Mitol on Mon, Dec 05, 2011 @ 03:40 PM

BIM Modeling – 4 Tips for Getting Started

What is BIM?

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is a software tool used by the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry that allows users to create sophisticated, intelligent models.  Because BIM operates on a digital database, a change made in one view is reflected throughout the entire drawing automatically.  BIM enables up-to-date and reliable information of the project design scope, cost information, and schedules; it can help lower costs, and improve delivery times on projects. BIM covers geometry, spatial relationships, geographic information, quantities and properties of building components (for example manufacturers' details).

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