Head Construction Contractors Should Embrace BIM

In a presentation to be delivered at the upcoming BILT event in Brisbane on May 24-26, John Holland Planning & Program Manager – Building QLD/NT Chris Pilcher and Design/BIM Manager Daniel Schaefer will explore opportunities for head contractors to use BIM to improve project management through their experience on the $100 million Autohaus project which the company is delivering for Mercedes-Benz Brisbane on the Breakfast Creek Wharf site in the Brisbane suburb of Newstead.
According to Pilcher and Schaefer, benefits of BIM for head contractors fall into several areas. These include developing greater clarity around project methodology, validating assumptions and removing elements of risk when tendering and greater clarity in communicating with the project team. Continue reading here