This case study looks at how Manchester City Council’s supply chain is utilising BIM on their schools’ programme. It looks at one of these schools, the St Margaret’s refurbishment project, through the design and specification phases.

11 March 2017

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The project team included:
ISG
(main contractor)
, Lovelock Mitchell
(architect)
, BCM
(engineering services)
and Scott Hughes
(structural engineering).

1. Designing with objects

Following the agreement of
responsibilities and deliverables in
the plan of work, the team began
work on the design and specification
process.With respect to the design,
all members of the team modelled
the project in 3D. Both generic…

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