There is currently much interest in Building Information Modelling (BIM) in UK construction. Inevitably, there is also much hype, not only about the extent to which BIM is likely to be used but also about the benefits of using it.
This guide is aimed at construction clients and provides a general introduction to BIM, explaining what BIM is, and how it works. It looks at how BIM is being used in the current construction marketplace. It highlights the key benefits and how clients may go about getting started with BIM. It does not cover everything, but provides references to further information for those who want to delve deeper.