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NIBS Developing New Building Information Modeling Guideline


The National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) is kicking off development of a new guideline to help building owners, their design teams, and facility managers use building information modeling (BIM) during the building design, construction, and operations process.

FM Alert: National Institute of Building Sciences to Host Hearing on Productivity in the Workforce

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A National Institute of Building Sciences hearing on productivity and the workforce will allow U.S. building industry members to speak about the challenges they face and offer potential solutions.

buildingSMART alliance Releases NBIMS-US™ Version 3

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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.

Building Performance And Operations At Core Of Plan Proposed By Industry Experts

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Industry experts plan for future focused on commercial building performance outcomes, increased attention to operations.

Energy Department, NIBS Release Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines


Energy Department and National Institute of Building Sciences Release Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines.

November Is Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Month

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Emphasizing how essential America’s critical infrastructure is to national security and economic growth, President Barack Obama has proclaimed November to be Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month.

National Institute of Building Sciences Celebrates 40 Years


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.

CEOs To Promote Resilient Planning And Building Materials

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In conjunction with Building Safety Month, chief executive officers (CEOs) of almost two-dozen leading design and construction industry associations issued a joint statement on resilience.