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BIM 360 Field - The Construction Site is all about Safety?

BIM 360 Field - The Construction Site is all about Safety?
And the sign said, ‘Please make sure my Mom or Dad gets home tonight’. I remember seeing that sign at a construction site during a BIM 360 implementation. It, the sign, says everything about the impor...
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BIM 360 Field - The Clock is Ticking

BIM 360 Field - The Clock is Ticking
BIM 360 Field – Tick, Tick, Tick...Woohoo! ‘Just how valuable is time on a construction project?’ Let’s examine the ‘Time’ factor as we continue this series in reducing risk. Below, as before, is a di...
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Autodesk BIM 360 - Data, Data Everywhere?

Autodesk BIM 360 - Data, Data Everywhere?
Let’s take a look once more at the ‘Ring of Risk’... and focus on Data Reliability. BIM is about data! ‘Ya, ya Grant, tell us something we don’t know’. Keeping the data reliable throughout a project l...
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Can BIM 360 Field do a 180 on the 80 – 20 rule?

Can BIM 360 Field do a 180 on the 80 – 20 rule?
‘I can hear you are all saying, What!’ Here’s what I am thinking and we have all been thinking it, I think. Back in the CAD days we used to use 20% of the commands to perform 80% of the work. We were ...
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Autodesk Advance Steel Workflows for BIM 360

Autodesk Advance Steel Workflows for BIM 360
Bringing Autodesk Advance Steel into a BIM 360 workflow is very achievable but like many collaboration challenges, the secret sauce is in the process and understanding the process makes the challenge ...
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BIM 360 Docs – ‘Shall I compare thee to a rose?’

BIM 360 Docs – ‘Shall I compare thee to a rose?’
I’m not much of a poet but I did remember a few lines from the odd English class (Google helps). We may not be comparing buildings to roses but it is often nice to find a ‘Needle in the Haystack’. A c...
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BIM 360 Docs - An ‘Observation’ Lies Within

For the past couple of months I have been reviewing BIM 360 Docs and waiting for something that I could use in a productive workflow. At last, something has appeared and a great addition at that. Issu...
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