Digital

Technology Resource Links

AIA White Paper - The Technology Stakes, by Laurie Barlow  Nov. 2006
AIA Knowledge Net -Technology in Practice
includes: Design Management, A Lean Approach, and a video IPD for Small Projects

Academia.edu  - Kensek, Noble: BIM Feedback into Design
AIA National Channel- search "AIA technology" and "AIA BIM"
AIA Knowledge Net -  BIM, Standards & Interoperability
AIA TAP BIM Standards Guidelines Survey

AIA Contract Documents FAQ
Click "Content of AIA Contract Docs", expand "Selecting Docs to Use"
Then expand "Digital Practice Documents" and "Integrated Project Delivery" folders
Including E202: Who owns the BIM model?

Guide, Instructions and Commentary to the 2013 AIA Digital Practice Documents
AIA Contract Documents general outline
AIAE202-2008 BIM Protocol Exhibit - Level of Development (LOD)
LOD | BIMForum 
Real power of BIM is data - Record BIM Types by Cliff Moser
Information Design Guidelines 
 BIM to Facilities Management: Management of Maintenance issues for a facility or plant CMMS
 Agile Manifesto - software revolution towards BIM
BIM, constructible data, will transform the industry

GSA 3D-4D BIM
Journal of Building Information Modeling
Construction Operations Building Information Exchange (COBie)
About the National BIM Standard
BS 1192 forms basis for new international BIM standards
National BIM Standard v2 download
Omniclass (OCCS) a means of organizing and retrieving information specifically designed for the construction industry.
United States National CAD Standard, V5 
AGC Technology page 
First Bentley and now Trimble - Autodesk teams up
Cloud-based apps for construction
AECbytes: 3D laser scanning technology
Building Design & Construction: Laser Scanning Best Practices
Hardware - bottlenecks common to virtually all CAD applications: safely overclocked BOXX workstations

Building Design & Construction: The BIM/VDC Journey
Building Design & Construction: BIM 2.0 Future Visions
Building Design & Construction - BIM Waste Management
Building Design & Construction - BIM/IT articles
Building Design & Construction - BIM Topics for 2013
Building Design & Construction - Digital COM 
Building Design & Construction - Big Data in Planning 
Building Design & Construction - Tally app for Revit: Materials Impact
Building Design & Construction - BIM to Rendered Movies
Building Design & Construction - IPD & LEAN Construction
Building Design & Construction - 6 Lessons from a true IPD project Building Design & Construction - Virtual Reality with the Unity environment

Building Design & Construction - BIM becomes VDC
(BIM typically is focused inside the building envelope, VDC is 'BIM' for outside)

McGraw-Hill BIM Community
Our industry practices: The Trouble with BIM
Adapting BIM with scripting: tailoring off-the-rack programs by Karen Kensek
Creating rules-based pattern apps by Cliff Moser
CAD vs BIM by Jay Zallan
Software Licensing Issues (EULA)
LEAN Design - BIM and Integrated Design - great links on the blogroll
AIA Building Connections - Interoperability Standards
buildingSMART Alliance
BIM Project Execution Planning Guide, buildingSMART Alliance
IFC4 Released at Building Smart
BlueBeam Revu pdf and Studio Platform
The Big Room
Building Information Management Framework
Tech trends of the future - Architect
AECbytes:Bentley Infrastructure 2014 CONNECT
AECbytes: Technology Updates Issue 
Virtual and Augmented reality (VR, AR) in construction
BIM implementation strategy
3D Model Color Printing from all filetypes - including photos
Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall, Stuttgart, is the first structure to be made entirely of robot-fabricated plates

Examples of object libraries (note IFC issues)
  1. ARCxl detail library
  2. SmartBIM Library 
  3. Building better BIM libraries
Model Progression Specification: AIA E202 from Vico w/resource links
BIM Certification? - discussion from Vico
Google's BIM-busting App for Design & Construction
White Paper from Dell, BD&C: The Right Platform for IPD
Project Planning for the BIM life cycle
KA Connect Conferences - BIM and IPD
KA Connect is a community of AEC professionals driven to transform the way the industry creates, captures, and shares knowledge. Conference link here.

International Home of OpenBIM- European collaborative structure
AGC BIMForum: co-sponsored by AGC and AIA, held twice yearly
AGC BIM Resources - software matrix and other references
Engineering News Record IT Resources
Debunking the Myths About BIM in the Cloud
Blog 3-part series: Adopting BIM  4 BIM Flavors  Primary Benefits
BIM mobile apps for tablets in the field
Dalux BIM viewer app views multiple BIM models on the server with a tablet
Three Augmented and Virtual Reality Apps

Unreal Engine SIGGRAPH User Group | Unreal Engine
Distruptive technology? PlusSpec BIM on Sketchup
Rocky Mountain Institute -  Built Environment: Tools and Resources  Energy compliance models
Creating Innovation Value in the A/E/C Industry
Google Flux Metro BIM - Visualize zoning/development envelope in 3D  

BIM Resources site
A software matrix from BIM Forum
AIA Survey of BIM Standards and Guidelines 
AIA Position on BIM Technology
Free CMMS Home Page

Private BIM Clouds Thin Client w/Central Servers

Autodesk BIM 360 Community
Autodesk Glue - cloud based BIM (was Horizontal)
Autodesk's Rebranded A360 Cloud Solution: AEC Bytes
Autodesk: What is BIM 
3D Imaging and GIS industry leaders
Case Study Resources: BIM LACCD
Architectural Record Continuing Education Center (search for: BIM)
W3C: One Web

What's the future? Who owns the information?