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Scan to BIM for Retrofitting Historical Buildings—Milan’s Teatro Lirico Opera House Renovation

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    This session will describe the activity developed for the retrofitting of Teatro Lirico Opera House, a XIX sec. complex building located in the heart of Milan, Italy. For the building’s particular shape and complexity, taking advantage of laser scanning, ReCap software, and Revit software was the key to delivering a model faithful to the original, for renovation activity, visualization, and facility management.

    Key Learnings

    • Discover the workflow between ReCap and Revit using point clouds
    • Discover the potential of BIM for renovation of ancient buildings
    • Discover the advantage of BIM for public projects
    • Discover the role of public government to support BIM adoption