A steering committee of major international construction industry stakeholders has been set up to facilitate the implementation and development of a common machine-readable language.
The Norwegian construction software provider Cobuilder and the Czech Standardisation Agency (CAS) have signed an agreement to support the digital transformation of the construction sector in the Czech Republic.
In a special interview for Cobuilder, Mr. Allen shares insights into glass technology, explains why some of today’s practices can put people’s safety at risk and discusses the role of better information management to address such issues.
Digital twins have revolutionised many industries, and their impact on construction can be even more significant if we take into perspective the long lifecycle of built assets. To be able to take full advantage of the data that is collected and stored in the project, product identification is a very important aspect to consider when developing the digital twin.
Our teams were curious to know more about space missions and in order to promote feasible and sustainable space exploration, Cobuilder organised an 8-hour internal hackathon to find out how our software would work in space and how it could help to build on Mars.
Semaino and Cobuilder unite expertise to bring goBIM software to new heights of automated digital data exchange
In March 2021, the Norwegian software company Cobuilder has signed a strategic agreement with Semaino, a German expert in electronic data exchange. This partnership aims to enable all Cobuilder customers using the goBIM platform to export their product data quickly and efficiently in various construction exchange formats such as the standardised ETIM classification structure, BMEcat or customised Excel files.
Today, market leaders across the globe are looking at reducing embodied carbon as a key consideration in their growth strategies. In light of this market shift towards really focusing on the environmental impacts from building and infrastructure materials, decarbonisation has become a driver for not only sectoral change but also a long-awaited change in traditional business models.