Category Archive: FM

Jul 17 2014

The Importance of Validation

You see BIM software vendors using the terms validation and checking interchangeably.  When in fact they are really don’t complete the same function.  There is a great difference in the actual level of accuracy between the two methodologies with validation the only way to ensure your data is truly accurate and really correct. Validation goes …

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Jun 04 2014

Concern that Building Owners are not going to get what they require or what they expect from BIM

When considering the use of BIM, it is important to be clear about the expected benefits.  There is a danger in the rush to embrace the new ways of working optimism and expectation can lead to disappointment and wasted effort.  It is important to identify work flows, what data should be modelled and where it …

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Jun 29 2012

Clarifying the CodeBook-Revit connections at RTC USA

CodeBook summarised

For this week’s Revit Technology Conference, we produced some new banner stands, and on one of them we have tried to summarise up the CodeBook offering in a single graphic: We think it captures most of the key points we usually make about CodeBook, and, on the evidence of the first day at RTC, it …

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May 11 2012

CodeBook Mobile: Taking to the tablets at RTC US 2012

RTC US 2012

We will be showing off a prototype of our new CodeBook Mobile application for building information modeling (BIM) data management on stand 14 at the 2012 Revit Technology Conference (RTC US 2012) at Stone Mountain, Georgia next month (June 28-30). And CodeBook Solutions’ Cyril Verley will also be presenting at the conference – on Friday 29 …

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Jan 27 2012

CodeBook used on shortlisted HOK London BIM project

Please forgive yet another AU2011-related blog post – and another plug for Lachmi Khemlani’s AECbytes newsletter – but CodeBook is mentioned in her description of the project finalists in HOK’s second Annual BIM Awards. This is an internal competition to evaluate and award projects within global architectural firm HOK that have exhibited exemplary use of BIM technology in four main …

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Nov 24 2011

We’re off to Autodesk University 2011!

AU2011

We are joining the thousands heading to Las Vegas and the 2011 running of Autodesk University with extra excitement. Why? Well, we have just released version 10 of our CodeBook platform (read our news release). The revamped application now supports SQL Server database tools, among a whole host of new capabilities, and we will be …

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Sep 06 2011

Welcome to the CodeBook blog

CodeBook International Ltd was incorporated in 1999, some six years after the first CodeBook application was released. Since 1999, the application has been deployed across an increasingly diverse range of markets. We showed what it could do on healthcare projects, and the potential of the software was soon recognised by designers, owners and managers working …

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