Considering BIM implementation? Not sure who or what to believe? Don’t let fear and falsehoods hold you back. Here we debunk 10 of the most common misconceptions around Building Information Modelling (BIM). It’s the ultimate BIM mythbuster.
Top 10 BIM myths busted
Myth #1: BIM is just 3D modelling
BIM isn’t just about drawing things in three dimensions. While 3D models are perhaps the most obvious, visual manifestation of changed ways of working, they are only part of a much wider process. In many ways the ‘modelling’ referred to in BIM is something of a misnomer – BIM is not just about creating a visual representation of a physical object or entity, rather it’s about working collaboratively to produce digital datasets. This data is deposited in a shared digital space known as…