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Richard Kelly Joins buildingSMART as Operations Director

30 January 2015

BuildingSMART International is delighted to announce that it has appointed Richard Kelly to the new full time role of Operations Director.

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Infrastructure Alignment bSI Candidate Standard

22 January 2015

BuildingSMART International (bSI) has issued a Call for Comment on the bSI IFC Infrastructure Alignment Conceptual Model and bSI Candidate Standard for IFC Alignment. Review the call IFC Alignment Press Release

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New Chapter Launched in Spain

19 January 2015

A new chapter of buildingSMART was launched in Spain in November, making it the 16th chapter within the BuildingSMART network, which spans four continents. The chapter will benefit from the improving prospects in the construction industry in Spain and has…

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French Government Dedicates €20 Million to National BIM Effort

17 December 2014
Louvre

Bertrand Delcambre, appointed by the French government as BIM Ambassador, delivered his first report and recommendations. The French government will spend €20 million over the coming 3 years to support the French BIM effort. buildingSMART France, in cooperation with CSTB is…

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Standards Process Development

11 December 2014

Update: This call has now closed. Thank you to all those who responded. The Standards Committee Executive published a draft standards process and standards organisation at the Toronto Standards Summit. The Standards Process and Charter development timetables are as follows:…

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Toronto Standards Summit a Success

09 December 2014

The Toronto Standards Conference was well supported with circa 90 attendees. Key milestones achieved during the summit include: the new standards process and website were formally launched, comments and suggestions for refinement of the new standards process are invited by…

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Business Gain through Open Technology 2014 Award Winners

31 October 2014

  Norwegian hospital project wins inaugural bSI ‘Heroes of Interoperability’ award BuildingSMART International (bSI) announced the results of its newly inaugurated award series on 27 October in Toronto during the twice-yearly international week of meetings. The overall winner was the…

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bSI Product Room Member NBS Awarded UK Level 2 BIM Contract

15 October 2014

A team led by buildingSMART Product Room member NBS has won the £1 million Technology Strategy Board contract to take forward development of the Digital Toolkit for Building Information Modelling (BIM). The BIM toolkit has the potential to transform the…

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GeoBIM Smart Infrastructure 2014

09 October 2014

The GeoBIM Europe 2014 will focus on the integration of geospatial and BIM. It aims to bring together experts from the Geospatial, AEC and Infrastructure industry across the region. It will focus on addressing challenges and opportunities of the infrastructure sector in…

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V-Con Tender Published

08 October 2014

The V-Con consortium invites vendors to tender for a solution that supports the Linked Data approach and road information exchange and sharing based on open standards. The request for tender will be released September 22th, 2014 and deadline for phase 0 will be November 7th,…

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