Thursday April 5th, 2012

The Importance of BIM in Building Design

Building Information Modeling (BIM) can be considered an epochal transition in design practice. Unlike CADD (Computer-Aided Design and Drafting), which primarily automates aspects of traditional drawing production, BIM is a paradigm change. By partially automating the detailing of construction-level building models, BIM redistributes the allocation of effort, placing more emphasis on conceptual design. Other direct […]