Taking a look around the BIM forums and discussion threads there is a common sticking point that often threatens and sometimes even undermines the premise of BIM technology as a useful tool for the AEC Industry - how can we quantify BIM accomplishments?

There are a lot of anecdotal and surmised advantages to BIM being talked about, particularly by software vendors and other AEC leaders. Curiously enough, however, there is little-to-no actual tangible proof. This is not merely conjecture; The McGraw-Hill Smart Market Report 2014 echoes much the same thing. “Even though I’m…