Last edited 04 Sep 2017

BIM articles

This is a list of articles that relate to Building Information Modelling (BIM).

See also our Step-by-step guide to using BIM on projects.


  1. Actual digital questions.
  2. Asset.
  3. Asset information model.
  4. Asset information requirements.
  5. BIM.
  6. BIM4 communities.
  7. BIM 360 Field.
  8. BIM 360 Glue.
  9. BIM and facilities management.
  10. BIM classification.
  11. BIM collaboration format.
  12. BIM execution plan.
  13. BIM for dummies - an interview.
  14. BIM glossary of terms.
  15. BIM in Germany.
  16. BIM in infrastructure.
  17. BIM level 2.
  18. BIM maturity levels.
  19. BIM object.
  20. BIM outline plan of work
  21. BIM resources.
  22. BIM standards.
  23. BIM stretch targets.
  24. BIM Task Group.
  25. BIM Toolkit.
  26. BIM volume.
  27. BS 1192 Collaborative production of architectural, engineering and construction information. Code of practice.
  28. BS 1192-4:2014. Collaborative production of information Part 4: Fulfilling employer’s information exchange requirements using COBie – Code of practice.
  29. BS ISO 55000:2014 Asset management. Overview, principles and terminology.
  30. BS 7000-4:2013 Design management systems. Guide to managing design in construction.
  31. BS 8536-1:2015 Briefing for design and construction. Code of practice for facilities management (Buildings infrastructure).
  32. BS 8536-2:2016 Design and construction: Code of practice for asset management (Linear and geographical infrastructure).
  33. BS 8541 Library objects for architecture, engineering and construction.
  34. BS ISO 16739:2013 Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) for data sharing in the construction and facility management industries.
  35. BSRIA BIM roadmap.
  36. Building Information Modelling.
  37. Building Information Modelling (BIM), Collaborative and Integrated Team Working.
  38. Building information modelling and its effect on computer aided manufacture in the UK construction industry.
  39. Building information modelling case study.
  40. BuildingSMART.
  41. Built asset.
  42. CIC BIM 2050 group.
  43. CIC BIM Protocol.
  44. CIOB Complex Projects Contract.
  45. Clash avoidance.
  46. Client BIM adviser.
  47. Collaborative practices.
  48. Common data environment.
  49. Computer aided design.
  50. Computer aided manufacturing.
  51. Construction Operations Building Information Exchange (COBie).
  52. Data drops.
  53. Data manager.
  54. Demand matrix.
  55. Design intent model.
  56. Digital Built Britain.
  57. Digital Built Britain v BIM.
  58. Digital plan of work.
  59. Employer's decision point.
  60. Employer's information environment.
  61. Employer's information manager.
  62. Employers information requirements.
  63. Federated building information model.
  64. File formats for BIM.
  65. Geographic information systems.
  66. Global BIM market.
  67. Global Unique IDs (GUIDs).
  68. Government Construction Strategy.
  69. Government Soft Landings.
  70. IFC4.
  71. Industry Foundation Classes.
  72. Information Delivery Manual (IDM).
  73. Information management process.
  74. Information manager.
  75. Initiative to deliver standard product data parameters and templates for BIM.
  76. Internet of things.
  77. Laser scanning.
  78. Level 3 BIM launched.
  79. Level of detail.
  80. LEXiCON.
  81. Master Information Delivery Plan.
  82. Master information document index.
  83. MEP systems and BIM.
  84. Model enabling amendment.
  85. Model production and delivery table.
  86. NBS BIM library.
  87. NBS BIM object standard.
  88. NBS National BIM Report 2015.
  89. NBS National BIM Report 2016.
  90. Open BIM.
  91. Open data.
  92. Open data institute.
  93. Organisational information requirements.
  94. Parametric modelling.
  95. PAS 1192-2.
  96. PAS 1192-3:2014.
  97. PAS 1192-5:2015 Specification for security-minded building information modelling, digital built environments and smart asset management.
  98. PAS 1192-6.
  99. Persistent identifier.
  100. Plain language questions.
  101. Project controls in a post-BIM world.
  102. Project implementation plan.
  103. Project information model.
  104. Relationship between contractual documents for BIM.
  105. Requirements management application.
  106. Smart buildings.
  107. Smart cities.
  108. Soft landings.
  109. Soft Landings & Government Soft Landings, A Convergence Guide For Construction Projects.
  110. Step-by-step guide to using BIM on projects.
  111. Standard method and procedure.
  112. Supply chain capability summary.
  113. Task information delivery plan.
  114. The BIM Hub interview.
  115. The future of construction - BIM.
  116. The rewards of complying with BIM Level 2.
  117. The transformative power of BIM.
  118. UK BIM Alliance.
  119. Uniclass.
  120. Uniclass 2.
  121. Uniclass 2015
  122. Virtual construction model.
  123. What is BIM and why you need to know about it.
  124. Why BIM will carry on booming.
  125. xBIM.