The Business Case for BIM for Infrastructure
Building Information Modeling (BIM) is experiencing a rapid adoption rate for infrastructure projects. These findings and example case studies are pulled from the 2012 McGraw-Hill Construction SmartMarket Report(PDF): The Business Value of BIM for Infrastructure: Addressing America’s Infrastructure Challenges with Collaboration and Technology.
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Late in 2012, Autodesk was honored to be the premier corporate partner for McGraw-Hill Construction's "The Business Value of BIM for Infrastructure SmartMarket Report," which detailed the rapid rise in Business Information Modeling (BIM) in North America. As a supplement to the report, Autodesk was given special permission to highlight the report's most important findings and formulate them into an infographic we titled "The Business Case for BIM for Infrastructure. The infographic provides easily digested snapshots of key findings not readily accessible in the report.
While 89% of users see value in BIM, 67% of survey respondents reported a positive ROI on infrastructure projects considering most A/E firms are not very experienced in calculating ROI on infrastructure projects.
The infographic highlights three top means for improving ROI:
Additionally, AEC firms reported internal benefits that included:
The infographic also features three infrastructure projects that benefited from BIM:
Finally, the Business Value for BIM for Infrastructure infographic demonstrates the high rate of adoption of BIM compared to the last study in 2009:
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