While Australia has been a pioneering adopter of BIM in certain key areas, some experts contend that greater effort is needed to maintain and upgrade skill levels across the engineering and construction sectors as whole.

According to Christopher Byrne, a teacher at the Swinburne University of Technology, BIM expertise continues to remain highly inconsistent amongst engineers and building sector professionals within Australia. Christopher Byrne “The skill level of people in our industry varies widely – from people who are proficient in…