publication . Article . 2017

Potential and Benefits of Building Information Modeling (BIM) During Pre-Construction, Construction and Post Construction Stage

Aw Nien Wei; Md Azree Othuman Mydin;
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  • Published: 01 Nov 2017 Journal: Analele Universităţii "Eftimie Murgu" Reşiţa: Fascicola I (issn: 1453-7397, eissn: 1453-7397, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Eftimie Murgu University of Resita
Abstract
The construction industry is the main economic support for all countries around the world in which continually adapting to meet competitive challenges around the global market. Nevertheless, the construction project is becoming much more complex and difficult to manage. This is because the construction project involves a large number of stakeholder, for example, the consultant companies, architects, engineers, building surveyors and quantity surveyors. The technology currently used in the construction industry is the AutoCAD (Automatic computeraided design). AutoCAD is a commercial software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting devel...
Subjects
free text keywords: computer-aided design, Building Information Modeling, software, construction, engineering, architecture, Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General), TA1-2040
Communities
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage

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A.N. Wei, Student of Building Surveying, School of Housing, Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800, Penang, Malaysia, diana93aw@gmail.com M. A. Othuman Mydin, Lecturer, School of Housing, Building and Planning, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800, Penang, Malaysia, azree@usm.my

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