Everyone is being bombarded with information about Building Information Modeling (BIM) for facilities management, but how does it really bring value to your operation? This class will go beyond the hype and use over six years of real-world case studies and experience to explain the real return on investment. We will include examples of how to maximize the value proposition for owners and designers from design through construction and to post-construction applications. After this class, owners will better understand the issues and designers will be able to better sell the value of their BIM services.
- Identify what is BIM hype and what is BIM expertise
- Calculate the ROI for BIM on a specific project
- List several opportunities for using BIM applications for facility management
- Explain the value of BIM during project design