The road from lonely BIM to collaborative BIM ... an Offsite Construction and SME journey
20 Feb 2015
Peter Foster, our Head of Digital Manufacturing Implementation has written an article which appears in the February 2015 issue of BIMToday.
See below for an extract from the article:
While the benefits of BIM are widely recognised and detailed in many articles and presentations there are many businesses that are yet to receive a requirement for BIM as part of a collaborative project or have yet to even start looking at or understanding BIM.
At Premier ... more
Code 5 Affordable Housing Contract Secured
09 Feb 2015
Following the enormous success of the Housing product launch @Waco_UK the interest shown in the product has continued to climb, highlights David Harris, Divisional Director @DavidH_Waco_UK . We have now secured our first contract for Code 5 Affordable Housing which will be manufactured during March. These units will be fitted externally with a modern Trespa cladding ensuring an aesthetically pleasing finish.
Enquiries have continued to pour into the Business and we are close to ... more
A Note from the Estimating Department
05 Feb 2015
The last 3 years have seen some dramatic changes in our business and to the solutions that we offer to the various sectors that we serve and actively target. These have inevitably forced an upturn in quality enquiries, which has increasingly put pressure on the estimating department and the need to become more technically involved as the solutions have developed.
Simply put, we had to adapt our estimating process to ensure we could deliver the estimates needed while also ensuring ... more
Lonely BIM – Continuous Improvement of 3D Tool Solutions
18 Dec 2014
While BIM is much more than 3D tools they are certainly an important part of the puzzle. At Premier Interlink we generated an implementation plan over the last 12 months in order to migrate from our 2D solution into the 3D world.
The implementation was slow and steady so that we could reduce risk while the users learnt the software while also being able to respond to, and meet, our clients’ requirements.
The software chosen for our structural elements was Autodesk ... more