This class will review a case study of Ananda Development Thailand and its journey of Building Information Modeling (BIM) transformation driving innovation across both its own company and an entire network. The class will look at many of the leading initiatives that Ananda Development has been working toward, and the process of review, process, and change to deliver a BIM system comprising of design and construction requirements that are driven internally, but delivered across a group of more than 20 consultants and contractors. The class will discuss the strategies Ananda has implemented to transform its business with other business and quality initiatives, as well as how the company has persuaded all its partners to embrace BIM. Ananda has developed a strategy of inclusion and structured development of all parties, and it will share insights and strategies to assist all attendees. This class is a must for anyone driving BIM for design and construction within and outside of their organization. This session features Revit, BIM 360 Glue, and Navisworks Manage. AIA Approved
- Understand the processes for implementing BIM successfully
- Learn how to develop an inclusive and structured BIM system
- Learn how to strategize a road map for the development and implementation of BIM
- Define the requirements of BIM within an organization
Sarat Nisaratana is the head of Advanced Research and Development for Ananda Development PLC, Thailand's leading property developer. Nisaratana is a qualified British architect (RIBA) with 15 years of professional experience, and he previously worked as an architect in London. At Ananda, his responsibilities include innovating digital solutions for the real estate business, such as, Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Internet of Things (IoT). Nisaratana is currently leading and managing the implementation of BIM within Ananda and to the wider network. This involves the strategy of deploying BIM to 30 companies comprising of Thailand's leading designers, contractors, and construction management consultants. Nisaratana is also developing Smart Urban Living Solutions (IoT) with Samsung Group, ranging from residential to commercial applications. This is driving Ananda's vision for a total digitization of all real estate applications, such as production information, integrated business systems, and facility applications that will produce highly advanced customer solutions.
Andrew is the Chief Operating Officer, Board Member and one of the founding shareholders of CSi Global Services. In this capacity he is responsible for all of the deliverables of a highly skilled team in relation to the implementation and adoption of BIM for construction and infrastructure projects globally. Andrew has been working with CADD & design technology for over 20 years starting out in the mechanical area before studying civil, structural and mechanical engineering. Andrew has lectured both at university and technical college in engineering and run the design teams for a large consulting engineering company in the mechanical, civil and structural disciplines. Andrew now works with some of the leading companies globally as well as owners and governments in a thought leadership capacity and has been recognised for this expertise in delivering process change management solutions to an international clientele.