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Naming Archives - National BIM guide for South Africa

General guidlines for disciplines

The BIM model shall consist of objects and elements that represent the actual dimensions of the building elements and the building equipment that will be installed on the project. Before modelling begins, the BIM Manager will work with the Design Team to develop the model and model view extraction structure for all the construction document… read more »

Space naming and coding

Each space includes the following attributes, to be maintained throughout the Design and Construction BIM models. Building ID number. Wing (where applicable.) Floor (Level.) Department (where applicable.) Sub-department (where applicable.) Space name – English name and abbreviation. Room number – Wayfinding room number. Room number – Construction document number (where applicable. Used on large complex projects… read more »

Naming Protocols in quantification

Understanding Naming Protocols The role of the quantity surveyor will adapt within the BIM environment. The largest difference will be the volume of detailed measurement by hand that is no longer required and will be replaced by automatic quantity take off. There are a number of software solutions that can be used for this; however,… read more »