Category Archives for 5D BIM

2011 BIM Resolutions

by Randy Deutsch Don’t worry. I’m not about to list two thousand and eleven separate BIM resolutions. But I will share with you 11 really important questions that you ought to ask yourself as you enter the year ahead. Start … Continue reading


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The Benefits of Cost Planning Versus Estimating

by Marcel Broekmaat When a budget is prepared for a project, the cost calculation tends to go through a number of phases. Typically the estimate goes from a “back of a napkin” cost calculation to a highly-detailed cost estimate that … Continue reading


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Reactive vs Proactive Approach for 5D Models

by Marcel Broekmaat While the use of Building Information Models is getting more and more popular, it seems that the full advantage of using the model-based approach for informed decision making when it comes to cost planning and scheduling has … Continue reading


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