The Institute of Public Markets, Real Estate and Construction (Instituto dos Mercados Públicos, do Imobiliário e da Construção, IMPIC, I.P.) is the public body responsible for regulation of the construction and real estate sector, in Portugal. Its mission includes supporting initiatives that are strategic for improving competitiveness and modernization of this important sector of the national economy.
The Guide to Procuring BIM (Guia Da Contratação BIM) is a support document for contracting services in the Construction Industry using BIM Technology. Its main objective is to encourage BIM contracting and its correct application. It is not an exhaustive guide, but it supports the technical environment involved in the training and execution of development contracts and implementation of BIM processes/methodologies.