If you run your own construction business or manage large building projects, you will know about the many professions and trades that need to come together to contribute to a modern building or refurbishment. But does information risk and cyber security come into your thinking? If not, it should.
Such projects require detailed information to be transferred between partners such as designers and architects at the planning stage, followed by the construction teams. A variety of software tools are available to support this process such as 3D modelling packages, CAD software and project management tools.
All of this generates large volumes of data that must be accurate and which has to get to the right people on time. What’s more, it has to be safe from threats – and remain that way. Continue reading “An introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM) – Part 1 of 2” »