Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Building Information Modeling (BIM) as a technical application and an organisational tool enables Pekso Precast, use Allplan, to work as a partner with other companies involved in a project. BIM allows the main contractor, M&E installer, material suppliers, structural engineer and other trades to work in one digital location. The participants in the construction workflow can add, combine and amend their models, check for clashes, mark-up and share information. All the information is secure and amendments identified to the originator.
BIM is becoming favored for publically financed projects and by many developers as it can save time and costs. The ability to manage design “clashes” is incorporated in the BIM model and highlights potential conflict at the design stage.. The model offers early solutions to eliminate potential construction problems.