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buildingSMART Awards 2018 open for Entries

buildingSMART Awards

Don’t miss the boat Only 53 days remain before the project submission deadline closes on July 31, 2018 The buildingSMART Awards are now open for entries. The four categories are: Design Awards Construction Awards Operations and Maintenance Award Student Award The awards will celebrate the exemplary projects using buildingSMART open standards, tools or products. The…

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openBIM Season – bSI Awards 2018

Tønsbergprosjektet Winners of the Design Award 2017 (l to r) Tom Einertson, Client Group Project Director, Inge Aarseth, Client Group, Steen Sunesen, Linkarkiteckur (Architects), Pål Trollsås, Skanska (Contractor) buildingSMART 2018 awards open for submission Submissions for the buildingSMART International 2018 Awards—recognizing use of open technology in four categories including design, construction, operations and maintenance, and…

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International Standards Summit – Paris 2018

bSI Paris Summit

(Click on the images for a larger view) Almost 400 people representing 38 countries and 225 companies gathered in Paris for a four day summit to deliver the vision of providing openBIM solutions and standards. This was buildingSMART International’s first Standards Summit of the year and, as always, was a forum for eight specialist domains…

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Siemens join buildingSMART International

Siemens Headquarters, Zug Siemens join openBIM organization buildingSmart International as a strategic member Richard Petrie presents Wolfgang Hass with Siemens’ membership certificate In March 2018, the Siemens Building Technologies Division joined buildingSMART International (bSI) as a member of the Strategic Advisory Council and several National Chapters. Siemens is the first building technology vendor to become…

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New members and WEF endorse buildingSMART

China Communication Construction Company have become Strategic Members of buildingSMART International in a move that greatly strengthens the ability to develop digital solutions for the built environment. CCCC are a large infrastructure provider with an increasing international reach, not least through their engagement with the Belt and Road program, therefore their real world experience is…

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International Standards Summit, Paris

Paris

buildingSMART International are pleased to announce that their first Summit of 2018 will be held in Paris on the 26 – 29 March The content will include the development of open digital standards for improving the design, build and management of assets in the built environment. buildingSMART International Summit, London October 2017 As well as…

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IFC Maritime Project

buildingSMART is developing an openBIM standard for Harbours and Ports in response to a new demand to extend the family of digital requirement exchange models to maritime facilities. The reason for this demand is primarily driven by the New Silk Road (‘One Belt One Road’ ). This is a new double trade corridor, on land…

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buildingSMART Russia

buildingSMART Russia

buildingSMART Russia attend for the first time (l to r)Richard Petrie, Marina Korol (Vice Chair), Ksenia Glashkina (Business Manager), Vyacheslav Alenkov (Chair), Richard Kelly A new chapter of buildingSMART has been launched in Russia. The launch was the result of hard work, commitment and the will to succeed among key members of the Russian built…

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Another successful year – 2017 Review

buildingSMART International Summit, London October 2017 London 2017 As we come to the end of 2017 we are delighted to be able to report on another extremely strong year of growth and improvement for buildingSMART. Thank-you to all of our members, sponsors and supporters at International and Chapter level and all of the hard-working professional…

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Individual Qualification Scheme Launched

professional certification training bsmart

New framework to promote consistent training Training in BIM varies from country to country, and even within countries, so when a company recruits a qualified BIM manager, how does it judge the value of that qualification? With the globalisation of the industry comes the need for global standards of training. So the launch of bSI’s…

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