Content related to ‘BIM’
The National Institute of Building Sciences buildingSMART alliance® has released the latest edition of the nation’s consensus-based standard governing building information modeling (BIM). The National BIM Standard-United States® (NBIMS-US™) Version 3 (V3) covers the full life cycle of buildings.
Facility executives can derive more value from BIM within their facilities management system when employing these strategies.
By adding the VR component to BIM, facility management could start to feel more like a game than a challenge.
What benefits have you gleaned from the use of BIM in your facility projects? What challenges have you faced?
Forty years ago, the United States Congress authorized the establishment of the National Institute of Building Sciences when President Gerald Ford signed the Housing and Community Development Act into law on August 22, 1974.
The Facility Ops Challenge, developed by the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS), Total Learning Research Institute (TLRI), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), empowers students to perform as facility managers responsible for maintaining a virtual base on Mars while learning about building systems and the importance of teamwork.
User interfaces in intelligent buildings are taking the lead from the computer gaming industry.
When a company does not use CMMS or BIM, how does a facility management professional start the learning process?
This building modeling tool facilitates the exchange of project information. From the June 2013 issue.
As they pass the emergent stage, BIM and cloud computing will continue to impact project delivery. From the March 2013 issue of Today’s Facility Manager.