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Using the BIM directly for component set-out (BIMfix Blog)

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A great post from Brian Renehan at the BIMfix Blog.

“Digital set-out is going to become more popular as time goes on. Equipment will become cheaper and contractors will become more aware of it. If engaged properly the new technology can be a win, win for all involved. However, like anything, if not used appropriately there will be losers. The above identifies the significance of a documented process.

It is appropriate timing as one of my fellow Melbourne BIM Bloggers (Practical BIM) has recently blogged on an issue he has come across on this subject. The similar posts are just coincidence. I’ve been researching this article for the past few weeks. If anything, it highlights the topic requires thorough discussion in the industry.”

Read the entire post here: http://bimfix.blogspot.com.au/2013/04/using-bim-directly-for-component-set-out.html?m=1