The Early Model Gets The Worm
Sure, we all know that the early bird gets the most robust meal options every morning, but can contractors say the same thing when it comes to business development models and visualization?
Historically, comprehensive BIM deliverables are often developed once a project has been secured. But more and more often, contractors are finding that an effective VDC strategy is to push this model creation earlier into the business development process. As the Foundations team briefly discussed on a recent podcast, bringing low detail models into the pre-bid stage can greatly increase cost transparency and visibility into how a project is actually constructed. But specifically, how is this accomplished?