The uptake of Building Information Modeling (BIM) applications by the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industry has snowballed in recent years. BIM applications enable the creation and use of an intelligent data model that is shared and used in different phases of a building’s life-cycle. These applications are quite complex and provide much greater functionality […]
Your company has been awarded a prestigious contract: the design and construction of a multifunctional skyscraper in the inner city area of a metropole. The client’s requirements are high, the market for building materials is volatile and the number of resources is limited. It is your task to bring this project to a good ending!
Games can be useful tools for teaching aspects of construction management that are not easily transferred through traditional lecture-based approaches. Stories of the successful application of certain construction management tools or methods are, due to their retrospective value, of limited value for building up an understanding about how to solve a practical problem one faces. Similarly, […]