BIM Functions

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term introduced first in PAS 1192 and updated in ISO 19650 framework, it depicts the process of specifying and delivery of project and asset information

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forms a framework that supports informed and consistent decision making by project teams, at each work stage, helping to deliver agreed and reliable information.

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Exchange Information Requirements (EIR) term introduced by BS EN 19650 replace the PAS 1192 term Employer Information Requirements (EIR) on all projects where BS EN ISO 19650 compliance is required.

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The term introduced by ISO 19650 typically describes the Tier 1 Main Contractor.

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breakdown structure to help plan the production of information

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schedule of information containers and delivery dates, for a specific task team

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An MPDT its old PAS 1192 term, the MPDT defines who produces what, when and to what level of detail.

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Examples of the project BIM functions are listed below.

Besides, each party within the project team responsible for the creation of design information are to appoint a person(s) to undertake the activities of the Task Team functions

For all consultants and sub-contractors with design responsibility, BIM duties will include (not exhaustive):

  • Producing 3D design models with embedded asset information in line with the information and protocols set out in the BEP
  • Production of 2D construction drawings derived from the 3D design models in accordance with Appointment scope
  • Regular reviews of the BEP and feedback on amendments as required for specific project needs
  • shared model uploads/initiate to the CDE – intervals as per PIR
  • Feedback to lead designer any design coordination issues
  • Attend regular BIM supported design coordination meetings

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