“Information modeling in construction as a basis for investment security” conference

February 15, 2018 BIM-Association took part in the organization of the conference “Information Modeling in Construction (BIM-Technologies) as the basis for investment safety”, which took place in the framework of the XXIII International Forum “Security Technologies”.

The event was organized by the National Chamber of Engineers, BIM-Association, Association of Consulting Engineers in Construction (NAICS) and engineering company “K4”.

The reports were presented by the heads and experts of the Ministry of Construction of the Russian Federation, as well as construction companies, design organizations and consulting engineers in construction (JSC AS IKE, PJSC Gazprom Neft, OOO K4, SU-308, OOO Expert Engineering Company, LLC “Aibim”).

The event was opened by the President of the National Chamber of Engineers Igor V. Mescherin. In his welcome speech, the President of the BIM-Association, Alexandra N. Nikultseva, proposed to support the initiative of the BIM-Association to create the Project Technical Committee on Standardization in the field of information modeling on the basis of specialists representing the most important consumers of technology – the leading enterprises of the oil and gas complex, energy and transport.

The working part of the Conference consisted of two sessions. The first one was devoted to the discussion of issues of state policy in the field of information modeling in construction.

During the event, Vice-President of the BIM-Association, Candidate of Economic Sciences Sergey V. Pugachev reported on the progress of work on the creation of the Project and Technical Committee “Information Modeling Technologies at all stages of the life cycle of capital construction and real estate facilities” and reminded participants that, Still, the BIM-Association continues to accept applications for participation. The deadline for applications is February 26, 2018.

The second session of the Conference was devoted to the practical experience of applying BIM-technologies at all stages of the life cycle of the capital construction object.
Based on the results of the conference, a draft resolution has been prepared that will be available on the NPI website http://npirf.ru/ in the near future. Presentations to the reports of the conference participants will also be available there.