Try our new GAME!

Try our new GAME!

A user friendly tool addressed to beginners, to simulate the differences between a traditional process and a BIM process in building and construction.
We have selected easy instruments, connected to the most famous building game: Lego game.
No technical competences in using BIM are required to play the game.
You can play the game in two way: traditional and BIM
The aim is to finish as quickly as possible your building
which kind of process will be the faster? and why?

New Professional Qualification about BIM released in Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy)

New Professional Qualification about BIM released in Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy)

A very important result of BIM4PLACEMENT project has been achieved: the 19/11/2018 the new professional qualification (EQF 5) called “Tecnico in modellazione BIM” (BIM Modelling Technician) has been created and approved by Emilia-Romagna regional authority.

The qualification has been officially inserted in the section “Progettazione e Costruzione edile” (Building and construction) of the regional catalogue for professional qualifications of Emilia-Romagna Region (Italy).

Final event in Bologna – October 19th 2018

Final event in Bologna – October 19th 2018

The project final conference will take place in the framework of the Bologna International Fair for Building and Construction (SAIE). This event lasts 4 days, it is one of the the major European events in building and construction and it is visited by more than 93.000 visitors from 90 Countries.

Objective of the conference is to present the intellectual outputs of the project to relevant stakeholders: universities, schools, VET training centers, private companies, industrial associations, trade unions and local and international public institutions, organizations and media. 

Final conference programme in English and in Italian available …

Ferrara (Italy) – The training of trainers about BIM started

Ferrara (Italy) – The training of trainers about BIM started

Here a picture of the first day of the course organized by Centoform in collaboration with University of Ferrara (Dept. of Architecture), IIS Aleotti and ITS Territorio Energia Costruire. The course started today and will continue on September 6-10-12-14 @ IIS Aleotti.

The course aims at providing a first introduction to Building Information Modeling, focusing in particular on the following BIM aspects:
– effectiveness of 3D modeling with particular reference to the communicative dimension towards non-experts;
– effectiveness in incorporating changes in the early design phases
– importance of the collaborative dimension between different professionals / disciplinary fields
– importance of having updated information “in real time”.
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Local Training of Trainers about BIM in Italy

Local Training of Trainers about BIM in Italy

Centoform, in collaboration with the local partners ITS TEC and IIS Aleotti, is organizing a training of trainers about BIM. The 5 days course called “DIGITALIZZAZIONE DEL PROCESSO EDILIZIO – INTRODUZIONE AL BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING (BIM)” will take place in Ferrara (Italy) during the first half of September 2018.

Participants are teachers and trainers from secondary schools and ITS (Higher Technical Institutes), in particular the ones teaching CAT and elettrotechnics related subjects.
Topics of the course:

– The Erasmus project BIM4Placement – Brief …

Intensive training on BIM @ University of Stavanger (Norway)

Intensive training on BIM @ University of Stavanger (Norway)

From October 2nd 2017 to October 6th 2017 the University of Stavanger (NO) hosted the second intensive training course of BIM4PLACEMENT project. Participants from Finland, Italy and Norway had the opportunity to learn about best practices in curriculum development and training tools related to BIM.

The training focussed in particular on the following topics:

Blockchain and Smart Contracts and Will patenting become obsolete in the future? And what is the value of Traceability on your Products  by Roar Holte Youblob.com …

Intensive training on BIM @ University of Oulu (Finland)

Intensive training on BIM @ University of Oulu (Finland)

 From May 29th to June 2nd 2017 the University of Oulu (Finland) hosted the first intensive training course of BIM4PLACEMENT project. Participants from Finland, Italy and Norway had the opportunity to learn about best practices in curriculum development and training tools related to BIM.

Here some presentations used during the training:

OuluZone –Workshop of infra-BIM and automation

REPORT – OuluZone-project