BIM Use

3D Coordination

Description

A process in which 3D coordination software is used to determine identify 3D geometric conflicts by comparing 3D models of building systems. The goal of 3D coordination is to eliminate field conflicts and coordination issues prior to installation.

Potential Value

Resources Required

Team Competencies Required

- Ability to deal with people and project challenges

- Ability to manipulate, navigate, and review a 3D model

- Knowledge of BIM model applications for facility updates

- Knowledge of building systems

References for Additional Information

Sample Process Map(s)

[Link to Template Process Map - Under Development]

Potential Output Information

3D coordination report identifying 3D coordination issues

Source:  BIM Project Execution Planning Guide, Ver. 2.2 with minor revisions.

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