Appendix B-20: Model Use: Author Design
Using BIM authoring software to develop a model with 3D and additional attribute information for a facility design leveraging a library of parametric design elements.
- Transparency of design for all stakeholders
- Improve control and quality control of design, cost and schedule
- Enable powerful design visualization
- Enable true collaboration between project stakeholders and BIM users
- Improve quality control and assurance
- Design authoring software
Team Competencies Required:
- Ability to create, manipulate, navigate, and review a 3D model
- Knowledge of construction means and methods
- Tardif, M. (2008). BIM: Reaching Forward, Reaching Back. AIArchitect This Week. Face of the AIA. AIArchitect.