National BIM Standard for Precast Concrete, Phase One

Research purpose

Develop for submission to the National BIM Standard Committee the National BIM Standard for the precast concrete domain. Develop the Information Delivery Manual (IDM) and corollary work needed for the BIM standard for workflows dealing with the broad domain of precast buildings in general, including stemmed deck members, flat deck members, beams, columns, load bearing walls and spandrels, piles, and architectural facades. Development of the National BIM Standard for precast concrete
will follow the NBIMS process defined in Chapter Five of the National BIM Standard, Volume 1.

Georgia Tech Research Corporation
Project Area
Building Information Models
CPF research grant #
Award amount
Grant period
Jun 2008 - Dec 2010
Grant Status
Principal Investigator
Professors Chuck Eastman and Rafael Sacks
Industry champions

NIBS; buildingSMART Alliance; PCI R&D Committee

CPF allies