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It would be great, if like a smart phone that you update and add apps to with a touch of a button, we could conceive buildings in a similar way.

Can we create buildings to be updated like smart phones?

Neil Pennell, Building Clients Group and Landsec

Even those who see potential benefits are faced with wading through a set of seemingly incomprehensible standards, using terms and abbreviations unknown to anyone other than an elite few.

Why we must take BIM back to basics

Nigel Davies, UK BIM Alliance

With the BIM model integrated into facility management software, where all maintenance, operation and repair activity is performed, BIM can begin to pave the way for smarter buildings.

How BIM is making facilities management smarter

Ibrahim Iman, PlanRadar

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Neil, this is surely the direction of travel for Digital Twins in buildings. Is it also possible for the engineering ...

Richard Saxon
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