BIM Guide 1 – Awareness
This BIM Guide, published by myBIM is formulated as a fundamental approach to educate construction players for the BIM adoption in Malaysia. The Guide enables construction industry players to improve productivity and efficiency of the construction process by adopting higher usage of modern technology. This is in line with the Construction Industry Transformation Programme (CITP) which aims to raise productivity level across the Malaysian construction industry. This BIM Guide provides directive, references and process guidelines to the construction players at both organisational and project level and has been published in three booklets. This guide forms as part 1, BIM Awareness. Part 2 and 3 look cover the topics of BIM Readiness and BIM Adoption.
This guide is booklet 1 of the suite of 3 published and aims to educate readers of what BIM is all about. This booklet will explain the definition of BIM and the development of BIM maturity levels, illustrate the components of BIM, describe the structure of information layer in BIM models, and clarify the rationale of BIM adoption in Malaysia. This guide aims to give the reader a strong understanding of BIM which will enhance their awareness and knowledge of BIM adoption in Malaysia.
For further understanding and clarification of the BIM adoption processes, it is advisable for the construction players to acquire skills and knowledge by attending the myBIM BIM Roadshow, BIM training programs provided by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) and refer to Jabatan Kerja Rayas (JKR) BIM Guideline.