Both around the world and in Australia, recognition of the benefits of Building Information Modelling (BIM) in terms of delivering buildings and infrastructure of a higher quality whilst minimising the cost of project delivery has grown over recent years.

Used to its maximum potential, BIM enables more intuitive ways by which to analyse design options, better ways to deliver design documentation and better simulation and project planning as well as a more intuitive way of working during construction. Yet in Australia, commentators say we are being held back in…