BIM is now widely accepted in Australian construction, but to ensure it is as useful as possible for all, we need to create a national object library.

That is how Mark Tait, head of commercial development at Investa described the fact that Australia does not have a national object library for Building Information Modelling (BIM) at the recent Digital 2017 conference hosted by Siemens in Sydney recently. Currently, he said, Australia has a wasteful situation whereby different…