Author: Elizabeth Henderson

xbim – Introducing IFC

Introduction To IFC and Its Relevance To Open BIM If you’re interested in developing BIM functionality for a new or an existing software, it is

The i-ReC project, automated standards checking

Funded by the CIH (Construction Innovation Hub), the i-ReC (Intelligent regulatory compliance) project was a collaborative effort between, BRE Product validation, Northumbria University, and Heriot-Watt

xBIM Xplorer

The xBIM Xplorer is a free, open-source IFC viewer that comes in two versions: stand-alone and web version. Written in C#, the xBIM Xplorer was


4BIM is a £1.2 million project jointly funded by the Technology Strategy Board and its commercial partners. The goal of the project is to provide

nbs National BIM Library

The National BIM Library is a free online library consisting of generic and proprietary BIM objects such as walls, windows, doors, foundations, cladding, roofs in