October 7, 2021 - Are you a fan of view template best practices in Revit? Although sometimes restrictive, view templates are a very useful feature to facilitate BIM coordination and maintain the uniformity of models. Learn in this post how to avoid missteps by avoiding 3 common pitfalls.
July 15, 2020 - The Nouveau Complexe Hospitalier (NCH) at the Child Jesus Hospital site is not only one of the most ambitious construction projects in Quebec City; it is also a world-class project developed through a unique design process.
April 25, 2020 - If you’re part of an MEP project - whether your role is to produce, manipulate or even analyze the model - it is essential to be aware of certain issues you might encounter in Revit. We want to offer some quality checks you can do to keep your model "healthy" and running at full speed.
September 19, 2019 - A real success leading to a BIM implementation can not be built without a global approach. We present here five organizational and human challenges, accompanied by solutions, which we often encounter in our work with organizations of all sizes.
April 9, 2019 - Over the past few years, at BIM One Inc. , we have developed quite an expertise with Dynamo, allowing us to design more efficiently and automate boring tasks. We have created an in-house toolbar allowing our BIM specialists to be more productive. Today, it's our turn to give back to the vibrant and responsive community of Dynamo.
February 28, 2019 - There is a gap between the strategic and operational visions in the deployment of BIM, as well as the transition efforts. The BIM uses tree allows us to link the two visions as part of implementation mandate.
December 5, 2018 - As part of a project to create an MEP template for one of our clients, we aimed to exchange regularly with the customer to better meet their needs as well as to provide more information. In this article, we will present our roadmap for creating a Revit template and how we organized it.
November 29, 2018 - Check out our thoughts post-Autodesk University November 13 to 15 2018 in Las Vegas. Because the Internet already provides us with good summaries of Autodesk’ product development direction, we have focused on 3 noteworthy sessions, namely: US standards, dRofus and generative design.
November 23, 2018 - BIM Track has been selected by the Société québécoise des infrastructures (SQI) as the collaboration platform to support the deployment of their BIM-IDP practice in all its planned infrastructure projects that will be using BIM.
October 24, 2018 - We know that to facilitate BIM transformation, the most advanced techniques will only be sustainable if we work with the realities of your organization. As a BIM specialist who is active in both Montreal and Quebec City, Vincent Carignan takes the time to understand organizations in order to take a realistic approach.
October 16, 2018 - Here are four important elements to consider when created a BEP, based on our experience, to make (and keep!) it both viable and realistic. N.B - our approach proposes that the BIM management plan groups the customer requirements and is essentially prescriptive, while the BIM execution plan, which is more descriptive, includes the suppliers' proposal in response to the requirements of the BMP.
September 25, 2018 - The Industrial Research Chair on the integration of digital technologies in construction, initiated by ÉTS, is, for BIM One a chance to join companies that innovate and share their expertise for the local and global competitiveness of our industry.
September 5, 2018 - As a BIM specialist at BIM One, Vincent Bergeron draws on his many years of teaching experience to make tricky concepts easy for colleagues and stakeholders alike to understand. Watch this 60 second video to see how Vincent draws on his experiences and what makes the BIM One team special:
August 16, 2018 - Steve Sénéchal is a BIM Manager at BIM One with over 18 years’ experience in the field of architecture. He’s extremely devoted to his role, and is always ready to help & and get the job done correctly. See Steve’s career path to becoming a BIM specialist, and why he thinks the BIM One team is something special in this 60 second clip:
June 25, 2018 - Last weekend, nine brave souls from the BIM One team attempted the 135km bike ride near Quebec City known as the Boucle Pierre Lavoie. We are proud to report that each team member rode to the best of their abilities and that most made it over the finish line!
June 22, 2018 - Last week, BIM One participated in the CanBIM regional session in Calgary and the event was a great success! We enjoyed the presence of plenty of participants from all around Canada and the US, including partners and clients of ours, and new connections alike.
June 7, 2018 - Franck Murat, BIM / VDC Technical Director at BIM One, brings 12 years of expertise in BIM from time spent in both France and Quebec. We interviewed him regarding his experiences, and the industry in general.
June 5, 2018 - We are pleased to announce that BIM One will be participating at the CanBIM Regional Session in Calgary on June 13th and 14th 2018, taking place at the Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire. Come discuss your needs with our own Jean-François Lapointe, BIM Solutions Director, and Tarek Ghazzaoui, BIM Manager and BDM Western Canada.
May 29, 2018 - We are happy to share that the BIM One team won “The Performer” award at Les Pléiades Prix D’Excellence last week. Les Pléiades Prix d’Excellence is put on by the Chamber of Commerce of Lévis to recognize and reward dynamic businesses in the Chaudière-Appalache region.
May 17, 2018 - BIM One, represented by Tarek Ghazzaoui, attended the most recent BIMbc event in Vancouver, entitled “What's New in Revit 2019”. Scott Davis, AEC technical specialist at Autodesk, talked about Revit 2019’s new features, sporadically jumping into Revit to demonstrate them.
April 26, 2018 - BIM One is proud to announce a new partnership between our team and ÉTS Training. ÉTS Formation has joined forces with BIM One to meet the ever-growing needs of training associated with new construction processes and technologies.