Make 2017 the year you banish your BIM blockers. Ralph Montague, architect and managing partner at ArcDox BIM Consultants offers up his take on the things preventing BIM from reaching its true and fullest potential. What is it about this thing called BIM? Here we are, at the end of the year in which the UK government BIM mandate was implemented. Six years after Paul Morrell’s BIM Strategy was outlined and five years after the UK Government Construction Strategy was published, which included the requirement to use BIM on all centrally procured projects by 2016. The standards have been written, the protocols have been put in place, the procedures and methodologies have been tested, proven and documented on pilot projects. BIM has been the subject of thousands of discussions, articles, academic papers, research projects. Read More