Building Information Modeling

B I M

It is in these days a revolutionary process that contains all the information of the design, construction, operations, maintenance, logistics, schedules and costs in an integral way relating and sharing this vast amount of data among the different participants from architects, engineers, contractors to customers , owners and government entities throughout the building lifecycle.

The BIM around the world

Canada
BIM REFERENCE:

bimquebec, eBIMc, CanBIM, IBC, buildingSMART, aceBIM, cbimc, thebimhub,

Switzerland

BIM REFERENCE:

swiss BIM BIM Community,

USA

BIM REFERENCE:

nibs, wbdg, wbdg BIM standards. GSA, cad bim center,

Scandinavia

BIM REFERENCE:

BibLus, bimcard,

Australia

BIM REFERENCE:

ANZRS, BIMQnA, bimmepaus, NATSPEC,

Singapore

BIM REFERENCE:

bimsg, bca, corenet.

New Zealand
Europe

BIM REFERENCE:

EU BIM Task Group

BIM STANDARDS

NameLinksDescriptionLocationComments
CanBIM10
CanBIM10The Canada BIM Council serves as Canada's business voice for the entire construction industry, education community and owners who are working collectively with Building Information Modeling (BIM) technologies and practices. Canada
BuildingSMART
buildingSMART Canada
bSC
Info for Canadian BIM Standards Development through participation in the development of international BIM standardsCanada
IBC
Institute for BIM in Canadato lead and facilitate the coordinated use of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the design, construction and management of the Canadian built environmentCanada
BIM Community
BIM Newsinvolving all professionals in a growing community where they can learn and contribute to the development of standards, documentation and other activitiesCanada
CSC
Construction Specifications CanadaDocument StoreVancouver, Canada
AEC UKAEC (UK) CAD & BIM Standards SiteAEC (UK) CAD & BIM Standards Site
A unified standard for the Architectural, Engineering and Construction industry in the UK
UK

BIM RESOURCES

NameReference sourceLocationDocumentComments
Documents ListAEC UKUKDocument BIM Protocols
AEC (UK) BIM StandardsAECUKPdf AEC (UK) BIM Standards
CANADA BIM StandardsRAICCanadaBIM Explained
CONNECTIN BIM FOR BUILDING DESIGNAUTODESKWourldImproved project insight with the cloud
ANZSRSThe Australian and New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science Ltd (ANZSRS)Australia and New ZealandLinks
cdbbCentre for Digital Built BritainUKThe Centre for Digital Built Britain is a partnership between the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and the University of Cambridge to deliver a smart digital economy for infrastructure and construction for the future and transform the UK construction industry’s approach to the way we plan, build, maintain and use our social and economic infrastructure.
BIM@SGBuilding Information Modelling in SingaporeSingaporeBIM@SG website was set up by a group of local BIM enthusiasts to provide a media for the Singapore construction industry to share BIM good practices.
Penn State CICPenn State CIC(The Computer Integrated Construction Research Group)Penn State University, AmericaBIM Execution Planning resources
BIM+BIM PlusUKNews, analysis, opinion, projects, explainers, Technology
designing buildingsdesigningbuildings.co.uk

BIM articles

BIM resources

Building information modelling BIM
Comparison of BIM work stages
UKBIM glossary of terms
biminnzThe BIM Acceleration Committee (BAC)NZBIM Handbook
The BIM101: an insight Seminar series videos
BIM guides, process, specification
breBRE GroupEU, US, Middle East, AsiaBim Terminology
NBSNational Building SpecificationCA, UK, AUPeriodic Table of BIM ebook
Interactive table
tools to create specifications, find products and develop their digital models
THE B1MThe B1MUKBIM videos, tech, documentaries, BIM for beginners
collaborateCollaborate-anzAU, NZDelivering practical advice and solutions to industry and government bodies, reducing complexity and bringing a united approach of delivery to the built environment
BRANZBRANZUK, NZprovide testing and consultancy services that drive better performance
MBIEMinistry of Business, Innovation and EmploymentNZMBIE – Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment
BIM NATSPECNATSPEC, the National Building Specification
NATSPEC Construction Information
AUNATSPEC National BIM Guide and Project BIM Brief Template
NATSPEC Reference Schedule
NATSPEC BIM Object/Element Matrix
BIM documents and tools
BuildingSMARTBuilding SMART InternationalInternational community of industry participants and BIM users from around the world
EUBIM TASKGROUPEU BIM Task GroupEUHandbook
Handbook (FR)
BIM guides
Industry Transformation AgendaIndustry Transformation AgendaNZBIM resources, news, events, futures thinking
BIM forumBIM FORUMThe US chapter of buildingSMART InternationalUS2019 Draft LOD SpecificationBIM specification Revit Families
GSFICGeorgia State Financing and Investment CommissionUSBuilding Information Modeling (BIM) Guide resource for financial and construction management services.
DASNYDASNY New York StateUS (NYC)Tools and Forms
DASNY BIM Standards Manual
BIM resources, standards
CPFCapital Planning and FacilitiesUSIndiana University BIM Guidelines and StandardsBIM, sumit a request, Capital projects, master plans, Maps & floor plans.
BIPSBIPSDenmarkBIPS 3D Working MethodBIM guide (not English)
bsi groupshop bsi groupUKStandardsBIM standards, conferences, books
GSAU.S. General Services Administration
GSA BIM Library
USGSA Building Information Modeling Guide 01 - Overview DRAFThttps://aecuk.wordpress.com/
AEC UKAEC (UK) CAD & BIM Standards SiteUKDocumentsBIM documents
AIAAmerican Institute of ArchitectsUSContract DocumentsBIM documents, specifications
NIBSNational Institute of Building SciencesUSStandardsBIM standards, documentation
sbenrcSustainable Built Environment National Research CentreAUResources
ITconITCON2016InternationalA review of building information modelling protocols guides and standards for large construction clientsSummary of many BIM standards

BIM EVENTS

NameLinksDescriptionLocationComments
RAIC
Royal Arquitecture Institute of CanadaForum, Activities, InformationCanada
bimwestEventsBIMWest EventPerth, AustraliaBIMWest is a not for profit group based on Perth, Western Australia that seeks to promote the use of Building Information Modelling (BIM) during all stages of the design, construction and facility management processes within the planning, infrastructure, architecture, engineering and construction industry.
BIMForumBIMForum ConferencesBIMForum is to explore technological and delivery innovation and performance improvement through building information modelinUSmultiple-track conference focused on harnessing BIM and other innovative technology and processes

BIM REFERENCES

NAMETOPICLinksLocationComment
GSABIM LibraryBIM Guide SeriesUSAGSA provides workplaces by constructing, managing, and preserving government buildings and by leasing and managing commercial real estate.
THE BIMWhat is BIM Level 3?BIM Level 3UKThe principal aspects of the Task Group’s business plan for BIM Level 3 include increased focus on lifecycle management and the use of real time cost and carbon data.
GEOSPATIAL WORLDBIM adoption and implementation around the world: Initiatives by major nationsHow loud is the BIM buzz in some of the major nations of the world
ConstructibleGlobal BIM Standards: Is Your Country Next?The standard amongst major countriesUSA
BIM CONNECTBIM in Switzerlandopportunities and challenges of digital architectureSwitzerland
TEKLAYour resource center for Truly Constructible informationRessourcesUSABIM projects

BIM LINKS

TypeNameReference sourceLocationComments
Hagerman BlogBIM for Project Managers – Workflows, Roles and DeliverableshagermancompanyUSAwill guide you to select, implement, and use software used to design, manufacture, construct, engineer, simulate, analyze and manage data
Autodesk websiteWhat's BIM?AutodeskUSA
GRAITECBIM (Building Information Modelling)GRAITEC PROFESSIONAL SERVICESUKBIMUp
BIM 360
BIM Services
BIM For Manufacturing
BIM For Infrastructure
BIM White Paper
BIM Resources
BIM Certification