From the Manifesto BIM Barcelona that BIM Academy has co-led with CAATEEB, now we start the BIM Working Group.
To this end the Government of Catalonia and Barcelona City Council have decided to set up a BIM Working Group to help implement the culture, values, work methods and digital and electronic technologies needed to train industry, government, research centres, professional groups and academia. The BIM Working Group will take action on:
– What has already been built: the country’s property assets, their functional upgrading, and material and energy intervention
– What is to be built: the processes and requirements to understand, ask for, contract and carry out works in this new building cycle
– And the city: by understanding industrialised construction’s potential to create smart buildings that make up a city and generate a smart geographic area which can be managed efficiently and effectively.
Some of the more important implications:
Infraestructuras.cat, tendered his first work assessing builders working with BIM:
AIA (The American Institute of Architects) have also echoed this:
And in “La Vanguardia”, one of the most important news of the country, they bring up these conclusions: