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.
In April 2022, ISO published a new standard that enables the use of environmental data sourced from environmental product declarations (EPDs) in Building Information Modelling.
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.
Swedish Wood implements data templates in a project that seeks to explore automated flow of construction object data during planning, design and construction.
Genuit Group implements a centralised data management strategy with the help of Cobuilder as part of its digital transformation.
How governments and non-government organisations can benefit from a new approach to construction data?
Governments and NGOs provide our societies with a common ground for planning and action that is built on contemporary priorities such as preserving the environment, ensuring less costly, better built, and safer constructions.
In March this year, the European Confederation of Woodworking Industries, CEI-Bois, initiated a pilot project together with Cobuilder to help manufacturers digitise their data and make it available in a machine-readable and standardised format. We spoke with Hansueli Schmid, one of the members of the CEI-Bois workgroup that manages the TIMBIM project, to learn more about the development of the common data structures for the European timber industry.
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.
Join us on our next webinar on 14 september 2021 at 11 AM CEST, organised together with BIMStreamer - a content management software partner. We will discuss several important BIM topics well suited [...]
In this article, we draw your attention to the environmental impact of construction products and their key environmental indicators.