BIM for Contractors

BIM for Contractors

Why is BIM increasingly important for contractors?

Design and Build contracts are BIM oriented;
Issues of coordination and collaboration between Design teams;
Significant benefits with Virtual construction sequencing and site logistics;
Growth of UK construction export;
ISO19650;
Running development projects in line with proven and beneficial standards;

Why is BIM beneficial to contractors?

Better planning and control of the project to meet clients' requirements earlier in the project timeline e.g. at framework information and bidding stage;
Improved trust through accreditation status;
Reducing time, cost and risks due to long negotiation, response and delivery times from the design team;
Reduced risks due to design teams not being BIM capable;
Improved collaboration and coordination e.g. better planning of the built asset, improved site logistics and health and safety, reduced risks and improved construction sequencing;