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BIMinNZ Christchurch - Aug 2019 Event

  • Ground Floor, Kahukura Block Ara Institute of Canterbury Madras Street Christchurch (map)

Attendance is FREE. Food and drinks will be provided but pre-event registration is essential.

All attendees are required to register prior to the day of the event.

Event Programme

5.30pm - Doors Open / Networking
6.00pm - Welcome and Introduction - BIMinNZ Christchurch Committee

6.10pm - A word from our event sponsors - Deltek

We stand at the beginning of a new era. The technology we that we use in our personal lives is turning what was once science fiction, into a reality. Yet many firms are not preparing for the change. It is vital that architecture, engineering and construction design businesses start working smarter instead of harder in an industry facing both challenges and opportunities. Hear from Wiremu Adds, Senior Systems Consultant at Deltek as he will draws on insights from industry research and how Deltek Solutions can help improve project delivery and prepare your business for years to come.

6.30pm - Jay Vai, Fulton Hogan - Digital Engineering to Assist and Enhance the Construction Process

Jay will present on the various tools and processes being used within Fulton Hogan to support project delivery including: visualisations, 4D construction animations, 3D traffic management and virtual reality.

6.45pm - Sara Hinz, Benmax - From model to site case study

From Model to Site to Model to Site - A case study of applied BIM and how every step of the construction process benefits from 3D planning and documentation.

7.00pm - Benny Huang, Southbase - BIM in Southbase

Benny will give a presentation on the use of BIM and virtual design and construction within Southbase to support the delivery of construction projects, reducing labour hours and reducing material costs.

7.15pm - Josh Gordon, HRS Construction - Case Study, Spreydon School

Josh will give a presentation on how HRS construction implemented BIM on the Ministry of Education's Pilot BIM project, Spreydon School. Including discussing the benefits and value they feel BIM brought to the delivery of this project.

7.30pm - Q&A followed by Networking

8.00pm - Event Closed

Bring your own cup to this event! BIMinNZ Christchurch is proud to announce that going forward all of our events will have greater emphasis on sustainability and we will no longer be providing disposable cups or bottled beer. Pomeroy’s brewery will be providing 20 litre keg of BIM beer for this event!

Plus, one lucky event attendee will WIN an Amazon Echo courtesy of our generous event sponsors

Earlier Event: May 30
BIMinNZ Auckland - May 2019 Event
Later Event: August 21
BIMinNZ Wellington - Aug 2019 Event