What is BIM anyway?

When people ask; what is BIM? We can tell you that it stands for Building Information Management.. to begin to understand BIM we would suggest a sit down with a full cup of coffee to explore the current limitations, constraints, the speed at which change is accelerating and the horizon of potential opportunities.

The following is a great insight from some people in the know:

"At it’s most simplistic, BIM is about adding value to the project life cycle, from inception to end – that’s where the client saves and that’s where we, as construction industry professionals, need to step up to the mark."