Glodon International (Singapore) Pte Ltd in joint partnership with Progman Oy, was humbled at the opportunity to illuminate the characteristics and benefits of BIM integration to esteem members of the AEC industry. The annual MagiCAD seminar was held at Sheraton Towers Hotel on the 7th September 2017.
We were honoured to ally with both Association of Consulting Engineers Singapore (ACES) and Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES), to transmit the seminar programme to their registered members. A total of 120 participants who attended the seminar diverges in disciplines within the MEP industry. From consultants in both the private and statutory sector, main/sub-contractors and lecturers of the Academy from Singapore Building & Construction Authority (BCA) – seeking a common interest. To join the BIM revolution with Cubicost and MagiCAD, increasing design and quantity extraction efficiency.
The main direction of the event was to show forth the competencies of MagiCAD and Cubicost TME software that enhances productivity during design phase as well as to induce greater efficiency through the technical information derived from precise calculations quantified in the design model. The framework of the seminar comprised a mix of lectures, technical demonstration and case study to elucidate both software evolving specifics. Revolving around the localization aspect of Singapore’s method of measurements, design rules and much more.
“BIM is not something to be afraid of, it can actually make your life easier. With great support and a fantastic tool like MagiCAD, it is actually in your grasp to be BIM ready”, said Brett Saxby, BIM Expert and APAC Manager of Progman Oy. BIM technology is all about communication. It is not just a platform to interconnect different engineers but also the sharing of various building information within the industry.
At the end of the day, the sharing by our speakers was well received by the audience in solid participation. Through the interviews and feedbacks garnered, we are humbled by the unfathomable support and strong interest of our guests to develop further business opportunities that leads to a win-win situation.