Revolutionizing Construction: BIM, Modular Building, and the Future of Project Management

Posted by Luke Lightning on Feb 13, 2024 7:08:12 AM

Have you ever wondered how the confluence of technology and construction is reshaping our built environment? Brian Skripac, the Director of Virtual Design & Construction[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Building the Future: Paul Doherty on the Intersection of Architecture and Technology in Smart Cities

Posted by Luke Lightning on Jan 22, 2024 7:41:55 AM

Embark on a transformative exploration of architecture and technology with Paul Doherty, the visionary at the helm of the Digit Group. Our latest episode of Future[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Exploring the Future of Construction: Tech Innovations and Collaboration with Andy Lambert

Posted by Luke Lightning on Dec 23, 2023 6:27:42 AM

Picture this: you're an apprentice with a knack for tools and building, and one day, you find yourself being a director at a company that's revolutionizing the[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from FXCollaborative and Esri Join Us on the Future Construct Podcast at Geo Week

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 6, 2023 7:54:28 AM

Can you imagine a world where automation and efficiency form the backbone of architectural practices? In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (24 min[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from the Geo Week team and Global Marketing Insights at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:52:35 AM

In this week's captivating episode of our highly anticipated Geo Week 2023 series, we had the privilege of interviewing two industry experts who are at the forefront of[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from Esri and Skydio at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:51:07 AM

In this week's exciting episode of our highly anticipatedGeo Week2023 series, we interviewed two industry experts,Marc Goldman, the AEC Industry Solutions Director at

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from Esri and TopoDOT at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:48:59 AM

In this week's episode of our special Geo Week 2023 series, we have the pleasure of hosting Konrad Wenzel, Director of R&D in Stuttgart at Esri, and Ted Knaak, Founder[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from Caltrans and WSP USA at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:47:22 AM

On this week's guest list, for Season 3, Episode 16, we are delighted to welcome to the show Kourosh Langari, Project Engineer at Caltrans, and Douglas Dunrud, Vice[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Thought Leaders from Skanska USA and USGS at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:45:29 AM

Summer is approaching, and our special Geo Week 2023 series is heating up! Featuring our guest host, Mark Oden (CEO of BIM Designs, Inc) and several keynote speakers we[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Future Construct at Geo Week 2023 - Empowering Digital Twins Panel

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 9:43:00 AM

In this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (87 min panel), we are excited to feature Mark Oden, as the host of the Empowering Digital Twins Panel at GeoWeek 2023,[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Dave Davia from the Rocky Mountain MCA on the Future Construct Podcast

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 4, 2023 8:18:22 AM

Hot off the press, we have another episode of the Future Construct Podcast! This week for Season 3, Episode 15, our guest host Mark Oden, was elated to be joined by Dave[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Future Construct: Danielle O'Connell and Johnny Fortune at Geo Week 2023

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 11:32:49 AM

It's almost April, and we are excited to launch a new series of episodes featuring our guest host, Mark Oden (CEO of BIM Designs, Inc), and several keynote speakers we[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Aaron Anderson: Providing Commercial Construction and Construction Management Services at Swinerton

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 11:27:19 AM

We're a few months into 2023, and halfway through Season 3 of the Future Construct Podcast! This week, for Season 3, Episode 12, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) was[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Ryan McMahon: Developing Revolutionary Manufacturing Products at Autodesk

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 11:22:11 AM

Hot off the press, we have another episode of the Future Construct Podcast! This week, for Season 3, Episode 11, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) was delighted to welcome[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Ron Mann: Driving Efficiencies with Modular Solutions at TDIndustries

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 11:17:12 AM

It's a new year, and we at Future Construct Podcastand BIM Designs, Inc. want to welcome you to 2023. This year, we'll dive deeper into the industry's hottest topics[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Johnny Fortune: Supporting Advances in Building Science and Technology at NIBS

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 11:00:56 AM

It's a new week, and we know what that means; another episode of the Future Construct Podcast! For Season 3, Episode 9, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) was thrilled to[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Mike Hazard: Providing a Transition into Civilian Life with the UA's Veterans In Piping Program

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 10:54:29 AM

In celebration of Veterans Day, this week we had a special guest join us on the Future Construct Podcast! For Season 3, Episode 8, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) was[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

John Rygg: Constructing and Engineering for All Industries at Kiewit

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 17, 2023 10:48:53 AM

It's another week, which means an all-new episode of the Future Construct Podcast! This week, on Season 3, Episode 7, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR)  was joined by John[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Happy Thanksgiving From BIM Designs, Inc.!

Posted by Rebecca Lee on Nov 23, 2022 10:23:57 AM

A special greeting at Thanksgiving to express to you our sincere appreciation for your confidence and loyalty. We are deeply thankful and extend to you our best wishes[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, bimdesigns

Jason Goecke: Shaping the Future of Technology at Intel

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 10:14:29 AM

This week on the Future Construct Podcast, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) had the opportunity to talk with Jason Goecke (@jsgoecke), the Vice President & General Manager[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Amy Peck: Keynote Address at GeoWeek 2022 | BIM Designs

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 10:11:11 AM

During Geo Week 2022, Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) , the Founder/CEO of EndeavorVR and host of The Future Construct Podcast had the distinct privilege of delivering the Keynote[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Barry Wurzel: Renovating Commercial Projects in Several Sectors at Wurzel Builders

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 10:07:53 AM

In this week’s release of Season 3, Episode 4 (46-minute podcast) of the Future Construct Podcast, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR)  is thrilled to be joined by Barry Wurzel

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Hugh Seaton: Enabling Software and Internal Systems to Easily Translate Data at CSI Crosswalk

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 10:04:30 AM

In this week’s release of Season 3, Episode 3 (46-minute podcast) of the Future Construct Podcast, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) is joined by Hugh Seaton (@hughseaton),[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Burcin Kaplanoglu: Providing Computing Infrastructure for Innovation and Efficiency at Oracle

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 10:01:03 AM

In this week’s release of Season 3, Episode 2 (31-minute podcast) of the Future Construct Podcast, our host Amy Peck (@AmyPeckXR) is thrilled to be joined by Dr. Burcin[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Michelle Bockman: Creating New Sources of Growth and Leading Disruption at Stanley X

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 23, 2022 9:57:13 AM

We are BACK with Season Three of the Future Construct Podcast! Thank you for supporting the show for two amazing seasons, and if you're new to our platform, we welcome[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

BIM Project Approaches Panel Discussion at GeoWeek 2022 | BIM Designs

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:39:59 AM

In this week's mini-episode of the Future Construct Podcast (90 min interview), we are excited to feature Mark Oden (@MarkTOden), CEO of BIM Designs, Inc.(@BIMdesignsInc

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Dr. Mani Golparvar: Bringing the Project Site to Decision Makers at Reconstruct

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:37:28 AM

In this week's mini-episode of the Future Construct Podcast (34-minute podcast), our host Amy Peck(@AmyPeckXR) is thrilled to be joined by Dr. Mani Golparvar (@mgolpar2[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Mark Oden at GeoWeek 2022: Finding Better Approaches to BIM Projects at BIM Designs, Inc.

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:35:14 AM

In this week's mini-episode of the Future Construct Podcast (10 min interview), we are excited to feature Mark Oden, CEO of BIM Designs, Inc.(@BIMdesignsInc), and our[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Edgar Martinez Ceja and Ali Khaloo (Aren) and Mike Giacco (AI Engineers) on Future Construct

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:32:30 AM

In this week's episode and final installment of the Future Construct Podcast and Shadow Ventures special 4-part series, we are excited to feature Edgar Martinez Ceja and 

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Clay Smith: Helping Leaders Harness Revit at eVolve MEP and Optimizing Software at Applied Software

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:24:46 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (26 min interview), we are excited to feature Clay Smith, CEO at eVolve MEP (@evolvemep) and COO at Applied[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Todd Mustard: Representing All Union Construction and Maintenance Contractors at TAUC

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:20:45 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (20 min interview), we  feature Todd Mustard, Vice President at The Association of Union Constructors (TUAC) ([...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Sara Maffey Local Logic and Cal Inman ClimateCheck on Future Construct

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:16:11 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (45-minute interview total in two parts), we are excited to feature Sara Maffey, Head of Corporate Strategy and[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Sanjay Mistry Transforming How Buildings are Designed and Built at VIM

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:10:06 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (32 min interview), we are excited to feature Sanjay Mistry, Co-Founder of VIM (@vimaec). Sanjay is an experienced[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Cynthia Maller: Helping People Live Better and Renew Planet at Walmart

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 14, 2022 10:05:26 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (32 min interview), we are excited to feature Cynthia Maller, Head of 3D Creative Technology at Walmart (@Walmart[...]

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, Innovation, Podcast, Technology, futuretech, bimdesigns

Construction in the Life Sciences Sector

Posted by Mark Oden on May 13, 2022 10:30:57 AM

The life sciences sector is one of the hottest growth areas for construction, one of five sectors expected to “explode” this year by one estimate.

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Mike Merrill: Better Management of Resources at AboutTime Technologies

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 12, 2022 7:59:24 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we are excited to feature Mike Merrill (@michaeltmerrill), Co-Founder and Chief Evangelist[...]

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Joseph Roee Shua-Haim and Thai Nguyen on Future Construct

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 12, 2022 7:53:41 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (1 hour interview total in two parts), we are excited to feature Joseph "Roee" Shua-Haim, Founder and CEO at [...]

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Todd Ogle: Applying Immersive Environments to Content at Virginia Tech

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 12, 2022 7:39:16 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (23 min interview), we are excited to feature Todd Ogle, PhD, Executive Director of the Applied Research in[...]

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Adeniyi Ogunsua: Empowering People and Organizations at Microsoft

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 3:00:25 PM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we are excited to feature Adeniyi Ogunsua (@kogunsua), Senior Director and Industry[...]

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Heather Widman: Championing a Better Built World at Building Ventures

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 2:52:40 PM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (44 min interview), we are excited to feature Heather Widman (@HBWids), Principal at Building Ventures ([...]

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Dave Rhodes: Creating Interactive 2D, 3D, & VR/AR Experiences at Unity

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 2:11:50 PM

Our team is thrilled to bring you this new episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), where we spotlight Miquel Vidal, Head of XRS (eXtended Reality[...]

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Jamie Fleming & Marcus Farquhar on Future Construct

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 11:57:39 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (46 min interview), we are excited to feature Jamie Fleming, Founder and CEO at Altoura (@Altoura_XR). Jamie[...]

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Shaun Cooley: Making Data Quickly and Securely Accessible at Mapped

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 11:51:48 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (48 min interview), we are excited to feature Shaun Cooley (@ShaunCooley), President and CEO at Mapped (@Mapped).[...]

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Jenny Moshea: Unique Spaces Building Community at Sellen Construction

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 11:46:20 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (27 min interview), we are excited to feature Jenny Moshea (@JennyMoshea), Chief Information Officer at Sellen[...]

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Sandra Benson: Streamlining Communications at Procore Technologies

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 11:23:22 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (29 min interview), we are excited to feature Sandra Benson, Global Head of Industry Transformation at Procore[...]

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Ryan Denehy Revolutionizing IT With Simplicity & Efficiency at Electric

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 10:11:28 AM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (35 min interview), we are excited to feature Ryan Denehy, Founder and CEO of Electric. Ryan is a serial[...]

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Special Guest for our Podcast's 1-Year Anniversary Episode!

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 9:55:34 AM

We have some amazing content to celebrate our 1-year anniversary episode for you to check out during the holiday season. Thank you to all of our guests that made this[...]

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Amy Bunszel: Innovating Products in the AEC Industry at Autodesk

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 8:59:57 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (24 min interview), we are excited to feature Amy Bunszel (@AmyBunszel), who is the EVP of AEC Design, Autodesk (@Autodesk

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Howard Berger: Bringing Industry Leaders Together for Innovation at RealComm

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 11, 2022 8:59:43 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (37 min interview), we are excited to feature Howard Berger (@bergerhl), Managing Partner, SVP Programs at RealComm ([...]

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BIM Designs, Inc. is Helping Phoenix Rise

Posted by Manny Shirley on Dec 22, 2021 1:18:22 PM

The team at BIM Designs, Inc. is proud to honor and thank our partners and clients UA Local 469, WD Manor, and Dynamic Systems, Inc. for their continued support! Without[...]

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BIM Designs: One of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America

Posted by Luke Lightning on Dec 17, 2021 10:33:26 AM

This CEO Sold Everything to Run This Company. Now It’s Been Placed on the Prestigious Inc. 5000 "Fastest Growing Private Companies in America" List.

Our CEO sold[...]

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Cristina Savian: Transforming to Built Environment with Digital Twins at BE-WISE

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 12:18:53 PM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (40 min interview), we are excited to feature Cristina Savian (@cristina_savian) Managing Director of BE-WISE.[...]

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Jag Mallela: Creating Solutions and Driving Innovation at WSP USA

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 12:14:26 PM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (35 min interview), we are excited to feature Jag Mallela, Managing Director of WSP USA. In April 2021, Jag was appointed[...]

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Kimon Onuma: Enabling the "Information" in BIM at Onuma, Inc.

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 12:11:04 PM

In this week's episode of the Future Construct Podcast (36 min interview), we are excited to feature Kimon Onuma (@KimonOnuma), Founder and President of Onuma, Inc.

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James Benham Exploring Automation & the Future of Work at JBKnowledge

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 12:04:56 PM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (41 min interview), we are excited to feature James Benham (@JamesMBenham), CEO, and Co-founder of JB Knowledge ([...]

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Topics: BIM Designs

Danielle O'Connell: Creating Sustainable Solutions and Leading Green Construction at Skanska USA

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 11:58:04 AM

Our team is excited to bring you this new episode of the Future Construct Podcast (28 min interview), where we spotlight Danielle O'Connell, Director of Emerging[...]

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Conny Scheitz: Changing How the World is Designed and Made at Autodesk

Posted by Luke Lightning on Nov 9, 2021 11:26:42 AM

Our team is thrilled to bring you this fresh episode of the Future Construct Podcast (27 min interview), where we spotlight Dr. Cornelia Scheitz, Director of[...]

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Doug Ludlow: Protecting Community Small Business through Technology at Mainstreet

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 25, 2021 11:33:23 AM

Our team is thrilled to bring you this new episode of the Future Construct Podcast (23 min interview), where we spotlight Doug Ludlow (@dougludlow), CEO at [...]

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Julie Giannini: Scaling Customer Success and Professional Services at Egnyte

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 19, 2021 11:19:24 AM

The Future Construct Podcast is produced by the BIM Designs, Inc. team.

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Miquel Vidal Evolving Technology & How Information is Consumed at CBRE

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 10, 2021 11:15:13 AM

Our team is thrilled to bring you this new episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), where we spotlight Miquel Vidal, Head of XRS (eXtended Reality[...]

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KP Reddy: The Investment Ethos on Company Investing at Shadow Ventures

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 10:55:20 AM

Our team is very excited to bring you this new episode of the Future Construct Podcast (27 min interview) where we spotlight KP Reddy (@reddy_kp), Founder and CEO at [...]

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Leigh Christy: Technology in Design and as a Toolbox at Perkins&Will

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 10:45:41 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview) we spotlight Leigh Christy, Principal at Perkins&Will and Head of their Innovation Incubator.[...]

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Aarni Heiskanen: Progressive Thinking & New Industry Tech

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 10:40:43 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we spotlight Aarni Heiskanen, Managing Partner at AE Partners, and address Aarni's perspective on[...]

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Todd Lewis: Real Estate and Drone Technology at Prologis Ventures

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 10:34:48 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (40 min interview), we spotlight Todd Lewis, Vice President at Prologis Ventures, and address Prologis's customers' most[...]

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Hugh Seaton: The Future of AR and the Tech Evolution at CSI Crosswalk

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 10:19:42 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (46 min interview), we spotlight Hugh Seaton (@hughseaton), Head of Product at CSI Crosswalk, as he joins host Amy Peck ([...]

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Allison Xu: Investing Benchmarks and Streamlining Workflows at BainCapital Ventures

Posted by Luke Lightning on Aug 9, 2021 8:54:39 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (27 min interview), we spotlight Allison Xu (@AllisonCXu), Investor at BainCapital Ventures, as she joins host Amy Peck ([...]

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Curtis Rodgers: Tech in Construction and the User's Journey at Brick & Mortar Ventures

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 27, 2021 9:19:31 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (36 min interview), we spotlight Curtis Rodgers, Principal at Brick & Mortar Ventures, as he joins host Amy Peck ([...]

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Joe Michaels and Tessa Lau: Haptics, Robotics and the Future of Tech

Posted by Luke Lightning on May 27, 2021 9:02:55 AM

On this special episode of the Future Construct Podcast (1 hour interview), we spotlight leaders of two startups: Joe Michaels (@joemich), Chief Revenue Officer at [...]

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How to Incorporate MEPF Design in Construction

Posted by Steve Couch on May 11, 2021 9:09:00 AM
The MEPF system is like the building’s central nervous system. It is the core system that supports all the other features of the structure. In layman’s terms, MEPF is[...]
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Cathy Hackl: How AR Wearables Will Alter the Industry at Futures Intelligence Group

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 22, 2021 3:07:04 PM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (24 min interview), we spotlight Cathy Hackl (@CathyHackl), Global Futurist and Founder of the Futures Intelligence Group[...]

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Jessie Mooberry: The Future of Personal Air Transportation at Flight Safety Foundation

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 5, 2021 7:31:19 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we spotlight Jessie Mooberry (@mooberryj), Senior Technology & Innovation Advisor at Flight Safety[...]

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Mark Oden: Artificial Intelligence as a Tool at BIM Designs, Inc.

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 5, 2021 7:24:06 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (29 min interview), we spotlight Mark Oden, CEO of BIM Designs, Inc. (@BIMdesignsInc), as he joins Amy Peck ([...]

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Chris Howard: Why IoT Deployments Fail and Selling Projects Upstream at Softeq

Posted by Luke Lightning on Apr 5, 2021 7:20:09 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (29 min interview), we spotlight Chris Howard (@techris), Founder and CEO of Softeq (@Softeq), as he joins Amy Peck ([...]

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Fundamentals of Building Information Modeling: What is BIM?

Posted by Steve Couch on Feb 21, 2021 8:29:00 PM

Building Information Modeling has quickly become a global trend. It’s a cost and time-saving process, becoming the standard on many projects to create highly-efficient[...]

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Topics: BIM, Building Information Modeling

Damon Hernandez: The Benefit of Hackathons and Using 3D Visualization in Construction at AEC Hackathon

Posted by Luke Lightning on Feb 18, 2021 9:45:10 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (35 min interview), we spotlight Damon Hernandez (@MetaverseOne), Founder and Executive Director of the AEC Hackathon, ([...]

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Construction Services

Posted by Steve Couch on Feb 11, 2021 11:15:17 AM

Welcome to 2021! I'm noticing that many construction companies, and especially VDC/BIM teams, are already starting to feel overwhelmed by all the projects that are[...]

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BIM Designs, Inc. Adds Manny Shirley to the Executive Leadership Team

Posted by Mark Oden on Feb 10, 2021 10:28:32 AM

I am pleased to share with our amazing network of partners, clients, and friends that Manny Shirley has been added to the BIM Designs, Inc. executive leadership team as[...]

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Joanna Popper: New VR Headsets and AEC Industry Solutions at HP

Posted by Luke Lightning on Feb 8, 2021 11:39:01 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we spotlight Joanna Popper (@JoannaPopper), Global Head of Virtual Reality for Location-Based[...]

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Amy Marks: Fully Leveraging Emerging Technology at Autodesk

Posted by Luke Lightning on Feb 8, 2021 11:12:30 AM

On this episode of the Future Construct Podcast (30 min interview), we're featuring Amy Marks (@QueenofPrefab), as she joins Amy Peck (@VirtualGirlNY) to candidly[...]

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Elizabeth Baron: VR, Game Engines & Leveraging Tech at Unity Tech

Posted by Luke Lightning on Feb 8, 2021 9:04:30 AM

Elizabeth Baron (@ImmersivStories) has decades (yes, decades!) of experience helping teams at Ford Motor Company (@ford) and now Unity Technologies (@Unity3D) visualize[...]

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Construction Technology: Envisioning the Industry’s Digital Future

Posted by Mark Oden on Jan 6, 2021 12:03:34 PM
While you might equate the construction industry aptly to a traditional brick-and-mortar field, the world of construction has taken on a digital transformation. With[...]
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Topics: Construction, bim modeling, BIM Designs

New to the BIM World? Here is Why You Need It.

Posted by Mark Oden on Jan 5, 2021 12:03:50 PM

What is BIM?

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an intelligent 3D model-based process that gives architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) professionals the[...]

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Topics: BIM, Construction, bim modeling, BIM Designs

Salla Eckhardt: Digital Twins and the Future of Digital Tech in Construction at Microsoft

Posted by Luke Lightning on Dec 11, 2020 1:19:54 PM

We are very excited to launch the Future Construct Podcast, hosted by Amy Peck (@VirtualGirlNY on Twitter), the Founder/CEO of Endeavor VR, and supported by our partners[...]

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Topics: BIM, Construction, Innovation, Real Estate, Podcast, Technology

BIM Designs, Inc. Adds Ashly Coggins to the Executive Leadership Team

Posted by Mark Oden on Nov 6, 2020 11:36:08 AM

I am pleased to share with our amazing network of partners, clients, and friends that Ashly Coggins has joined the BIM Designs, Inc. leadership team as our new Head of[...]

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Why Use Union Detailers for BIM Projects?

Posted by Mark Oden on Nov 4, 2020 11:00:42 AM

Recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics found that there were 14.6 million American union workers and that many organizations continue to make union workers a[...]

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Topics: Construction, bim modeling, detailing

How 3D Laser Scanning Can Greatly Improve Your Construction Project

Posted by Luke Lightning on Oct 28, 2020 1:35:03 PM

Although it seems like something out of a sci-fi film, 3D laser scanning is far from fiction—just science. During a 3D laser scan, a line of laser light captures the[...]

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Top 3 Reasons BIM Leads to Healthy Hospital Design

Posted by Mark Oden on Oct 28, 2020 12:37:08 PM

You’ll find countless discussions on how BIM (Building Information Modeling) helps construction companies save more and complete projects on time. The unified approach[...]

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How Does BIM Improve the Project Coordination Process?

Posted by Steve Couch on Oct 28, 2020 11:31:30 AM

Project coordination is essential for the design, planning, and construction process. Without proper project coordination, a building project could devolve into a mess[...]

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Takeaways from MEP Force 2020: Life After COVID and 3D Visualization

Posted by Luke Lightning on Oct 23, 2020 1:00:04 PM

MEP Force 2020 is the only conference that’s focused entirely on Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) trades. Put on by our friends at Applied Software, this[...]

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Topics: bim design, BIM, bim modeling, Virtual Design Construction

Saving Time & Money with BIM Design: Rework in Construction(5Min Read)

Posted by Luke Lightning on Oct 20, 2020 11:36:38 AM

Let’s admit it – rework has to be the most irritating aspect of construction. More than just being frustrating, rework is also a leader in wasted time and added[...]

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Topics: bim design, bim construction, BIM, Construction, bim modeling, Virtual Design Construction

Takeaways from MEP Force 2020: Part Two (4-Minute Read)

Posted by Mark Oden on Oct 13, 2020 1:10:57 PM

Our partners at Applied Software put on the 3rd Annual MEP Force 2020 conference virtual-style, this year. More than 1,300 mechanical, electrical, and plumbing pros,[...]

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Topics: bim consulting, bim design, BIM, Construction, bim modeling, detailing

How to Dice an Onion and Takeaways from MEP Force 2020 (5-Minute Read)

Posted by Mark Oden on Oct 8, 2020 11:05:38 AM

MEP Force 2020 is the only conference that’s focused entirely on Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing (MEP) trades. Put on by our friends at Applied Software, this[...]

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Topics: bim design, Construction, BIM technology, bim modeling, Virtual Design Construction, BIM Designs

The Benefits of Using BIM for Facilities Management and Operations

Posted by Mark Oden on Sep 29, 2020 4:45:25 PM
BIM (Building Information Modeling) is playing a phenomenal role in the construction sector. Unifying the architecture, engineering, and construction processes, BIM[...]
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Topics: bim design, Construction, BIM technology, bim modeling, Virtual Design Construction, BIM Designs

[Podcast] Bridging the Gap - The Remote Workforce

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 16, 2020 12:29:18 PM

BIM Designs, Inc. CEO, Mark Oden, recently joined Construction Junkie's 2020 Best Construction Podcast Winner Bridging the Gap, hosted by Todd Weyandt and sponsored by [...]

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Topics: bim design, BIM, BIM technology, Remote Working

Top 5 Reasons You Need BIM Design In Real Estate

Posted by Luke Lightning on Sep 8, 2020 3:27:42 PM

Building Information Modeling (BIM) has become a mainstay in nearly every phase of the construction process. Whether you’re in the midst of modeling, prefabrication,[...]

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MEP Force 2020 Virtual Conference

Posted by Mark Oden on Aug 20, 2020 10:30:00 AM

We are very excited to be a Gold Sponsor at the upcoming MEP Force 2020 Virtual Conference and hosting a cooking segment at the Virtual House Party! To register for the[...]

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Topics: Mechanical Electrical Plumbing, BIM Designs, Virtual Conference

Introducing Our Newest Intern, Fauve!

Posted by Fauve B.-R. on Aug 13, 2020 11:15:11 AM

"We are so excited to welcome Fauve to the Marketing team! I am so proud of Fauve and her accomplishments to date, her leadership with the Black Student Union for Girls[...]

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Topics: Marketing, BIM Designs, Intern

Advantages of Building Information Modeling frm Design to Construction

Posted by Steve Couch on Jul 16, 2020 9:00:14 AM

There are a plethora of benefits realized through the use of Building Information Modeling (BIM). It starts with a comprehensive planning process that allows for sharing[...]

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What is the Future of BIM in Hospital Construction?

Posted by Steve Couch on Jul 9, 2020 3:00:31 PM

Building a hospital or healthcare facility is a big and expensive undertaking. Constructing general hospital space in New York City can average $625 per square foot.[...]

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Topics: bim project, BIM, Hospitals, Healthcare

BIM Designs, Inc. Announces BIM-in-a-Box

Posted by Steve Couch on May 26, 2020 6:56:33 AM

A note from the CEO: “This pandemic affects the entire world: every single person, independent of race, creed or nationality. It allows for a moment in time that[...]

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Set Time Aside For Self-Care

Posted by Mark Oden on May 15, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Many of us have so many responsibilities in life that we forget to take care of our personal needs, especially now, more than ever, while we're learning ourselves, our[...]

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Topics: selfcarewithbimdesigns, selfcarefriday

5 Tips To Prepare Your BIM Team For Remote Working

Posted by Steve Couch on Mar 30, 2020 6:12:25 AM

A note from the CEO: "Community and a focus on our clients are two of our six core values at BIM Designs. With the world events of late, we recognize that the[...]

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Topics: Building Information Model, Remote Working

Bringing BIM to Burning Man

Posted by Caitlin Dunn on Dec 9, 2019 4:01:16 PM

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.”

-Edgar Degas

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Topics: BIM, BIM technology, bim modeling, revit, VDC, Burning Man, Art

BIM Designs Partners with California’s SMART Local 104

Posted by Caitlin Dunn on Nov 13, 2019 4:05:13 PM

After a year of negotiations, BIM Designs, Inc. has reached a signatory agreement with Sheet Metal Workers Local 104, which spans in jurisdiction from Northern[...]

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Topics: Building Information Modeling

Project Update: Desert Diamond Casino

Posted by Steve Couch on Aug 1, 2019 8:08:10 AM

The Desert Diamond Casino is a flagship project in the West Valley, located just east of the 101 Freeway and Northern Ave. The casino has been embroiled in legal and[...]

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Topics: Building Information Model, Arizona, SMACNA, Casino, Desert Diamond, Phoenix

Bringing Practical Improvements to BIM Project Management

Posted by Steve Couch on Mar 26, 2019 9:53:37 AM

Bringing a Seasoned Contractor to BIM Designs, Inc.

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Bringing Cutting-Edge Building Design to Life

Posted by Steve Couch on Feb 5, 2019 6:00:00 AM

We're already a month into 2019, but we're taking a moment to reflect on our progress and success in 2018. It was a big year, where industry leaders pushed boundaries[...]

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Topics: Building Information Model

6 Avoidable BIM Department Mistakes (and How to Fix Them!)

Posted by Mark Oden on Jan 21, 2019 9:47:26 AM

Building Information Modeling (BIM) brings to life the physical and functional aspects of a facility in a virtual representation that is three-dimensional, functional,[...]

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Topics: cad detailing, Building Information Model

SMACNA-Arizona Welcomes BIM Designs Inc.

Posted by Mark Oden on Jan 8, 2019 7:44:09 AM

SMACNA-Arizona WelcomesBIM Designs Inc.

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Topics: union plumbers and pipefitters, Company News, Arizona, SMACNA

Virtual Reality in the Construction Industry

Posted by Mark Oden on Dec 17, 2018 10:46:50 AM

Virtual Reality – VR – has been a feature of gaming for quite some time and is now finding a growing application in the construction industry. As it stands, VR conjures[...]

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Topics: Building Information Modeling, Virtual Reality

What Does Construction do with New Technology?

Posted by Mark Oden on Dec 7, 2018 10:27:42 AM

Building Information Modeling: What Does the Industry Do with This New Technology

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What is the Future of BIM in Urban Construction

Posted by Mark Oden on Nov 21, 2018 10:00:00 AM

https://www.bimdesigns.net/blog/6-avoidable-bim-department-mistakes-and-how-to-fix-them[...]

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Topics: Building Information Modeling, urban construction

A New BIM Designer Training Regiment in Revit

Posted by Mark Oden on Sep 28, 2018 3:44:46 PM
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Topics: bim training, cad detailing, bim it, Construction, bim Autodesk, bim detailing, revit

VDCT Classification Paves the Way for New Local 469 Signatory Contractors

Posted by Mark Oden on Sep 4, 2018 12:07:55 PM

UA Journal BIM Designs Inc. July 2018

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Topics: Building Information Modeling

BIM Designs Inc. Announces Expansion of BIM/MEP Services and Locations

Posted by Mark Oden on Aug 22, 2018 3:03:01 PM

BIM Designs, Inc., answering strong demand for its detailing and engineering services, has announced the addition of Electrical and HVAC/Sheet Metal to its existing[...]

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Topics: Company News

Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) in Construction

Posted by Mark Oden on Jun 11, 2018 3:17:35 PM

The Benefits of Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) for the Construction Industry

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