Media tagged with "BIM"

Nov
04

Clash Detection: Steps on How to Streamline the BIM Clash Resolution Process

Tags: BIM, Engineering

Article | Plumbing Engineer  (October 2016)
Autodesk Navisworks (formerly known as JetStream has become the most commonly used clash detection software in today’s U.S. construction and design-build industry.

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Sep
02

Union Village: Applying BIM/3-D Integrated Workflow

Tags: BIM, Healthcare, Engineering

Article | Healthcare Design Magazine  (August 2016)
One challenge the UHS Henderson Hospital team encountered at the outset of the project, an in-progress building that’s part of the Union Village health village in Henderson, Nevada, was how to allocate optimal time for design in order to meet the customer’s vision, without compromising the scheduled time allotted for the field to complete construction.

Article
Jun
10

12 Ways to Improve your Revit Plumbing Template

Tags: MEP, BIM, CAD, Engineering

Article | Plumbing Engineer (June 2016)
This year marks a decade since Autodesk expanded its Revit platform to include MEP disciplines. At the time, Revit was already a viable and user-friendly design tool for architects, but many plumbing engineers quickly realized that the transition to Revit MEP, and ultimately the lead from CAD to BIM, would prove to be a challenge.

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Apr
05

6th Annual NOSHE Conference

Tags: Health Care, BIM

Key Center Marriot | Cleveland, Ohio
Southland Industries’ Katherine Copeland and the team of the Cleveland Clinic project will be presenting on ‘Collaboration in Healthcare Design: Getting out of Our Silos.’ 

Event
Feb
18

Technology's Growing Role in Project Management

Tags: BIM, Thought Leadership

Article | Contracting Business (February 2016)
As our industry demands the constructions of larger and more complex projects in shorter durations than ever before, it is increasingly critical for project management to embrace enhanced technologies. Gone are the days of giving a hard set of drawings to the field and checking in periodically to walk the job. 

Article
Jan
12

Southland Industries Awarded San Francisco International Airport Terminal

Tags: Northern California, Design-Build, LEED Platinum, BIM

Union City, CA
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy service solutions, was recently awarded the Terminal One Boarding Area B reconstruction project at the San Francisco International Airport. In conjunction with joint venture partners Austin Commercial and Webcor, the design-build project team includes HKS Architects and Cupertino Electric.

Press Release
Feb
20

Southland Industries Names Richard Holzer Managing Principal Engineer of Southern California Division

Tags: Engineering, Southern California, BIM, LEED AP

Garden Grove, CA (2015)
Southland Industries, one of the nation's largest MEP building systems experts providing engineering, construction, service and energy solutions, recently welcomed Richard Holzer as the managing principal engineer of the company’s Southern California Division.

Press Release
Jan
29

Optimize 3-D BIM Models Using a Unified Workflow

Tags: BIM, Unified Workflow, Design-Assist, Design-Build

Article | Construction Executive (January 2015)
A properly executed 3-D BIM model adds value to every aspect of a construction project, including improving safety, accelerating the schedule and reducing budget. However, it is not something that can be performed by a consultant alone and then passed off to a contractor to re-model for shop drawing development and installation.

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Oct
03

Barton Malow Company's Eastern Region Meeting

Tags: Barton Malow, BIM, Thought Leadership

Join Southland Constructability Leader Jason Calcagno for an in depth look at Southland’s current BIM process during Barton Malow Company’s eastern region meeting.

Event
Feb
03

Electronic surveying improves accuracy on BIM-driven hospital project

Tags: BIM

Article | Building Design + Construction (2013)
A mechanical contractor combines an electronic surveying tool with a BIM model to make significant productivity gains in a large-scale hospital project.

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