New Constructing Exellence/BRE research paper explores how blockchain technology can benefit the built environment industry

A new report from BRE Trust in collaboration with Constructing Excellence explores opportunities to address challenges in the built environment industry using blockchain technology. Distributed Ledger Technology (of which blockchain is one application) is a digital record of the economic transactions or changes in the ownership of an asset. The information is shared and continually … Continue reading “New Constructing Exellence/BRE research paper explores how blockchain technology can benefit the built environment industry”

How construction clients can increase productivity & boost collaboration across supply chains

At the February Construction Excellence Client Forum, myConsole’s presentation showed how the leadership in construction industry clients could now experience the immense potential of hosting end-to-end digitisation of entire infrastructure programmes across vertical value chains and functions such as concept & feasibility, procurement, construction, handover and asset management. Digital environments can also integrate horizontal value chains … Continue reading “How construction clients can increase productivity & boost collaboration across supply chains”

Delivering Sustainability Digitally

On 4th October the Constructing Excellence theme groups on Digital Construction and Sustainability got together at the Turner & Townsend London offices to look at Delivering Sustainability Digitally.  Chaired by Paul Toyne the session explored how digital technologies and data can provide evidence to support sustainable decision making.  BIM (Building Information Modelling) was a key … Continue reading “Delivering Sustainability Digitally”

Enabling BIM through Procurement & Contracts

The Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution at King’s College London is proud to release its research report ‘Enabling BIM through Procurement and Contracts’. This report is the culmination of a two-year project working in collaboration with leading individuals and organisations from across the construction industry. It can be accessed through the following link: … Continue reading “Enabling BIM through Procurement & Contracts”

Last chance to participate in the BIM Skills Survey 2016 – Do we have the skills?

2016 seemed a long way off when the Level 2 initiative was announced back in 2011. Now with the target date upon us, it is critical that decision makers have a better understanding of how prepared UK construction is to meet the requirements of Level 2 and beyond. To that end a survey has been designed … Continue reading “Last chance to participate in the BIM Skills Survey 2016 – Do we have the skills?”