1/17/2014

BIMobject AB: The European Parliament recommends BIM-technology

Leaders from Europe's architecture, engineering and construction industry expressed their support today of the European Parliament's decision to modernize European public procurement rules by recommending the use of electronic tools such as building information electronic modelling, or BIM, for public works contracts and design contests.

As a result, building and infrastructure projects are created and completed faster, more economically and sustainably.

The adoption of the directive, officially called the European Union Public Procurement Directive (EUPPD) means that all the 28 European Member States may encourage, specify or mandate the use of BIM for publicly funded construction and building projects in the European Union by 2016. The UK, Netherlands, Denmark, Finland and Norway already require the use of BIM for publicly funded building projects.

Read the article "European building industry leaders applaud the European Parliament's call to modernise EU public works projects with BIM technology" here: http://verkstadsforum.se/nyheter_e.asp?n=90

For more information, please contact:
Stefan Larsson, CEO
Phone: +46 40 685 29 00
Email: stefan@bimobject.com

About BIMobject®:

BIMobject® is a game changer for the construction industry worldwide with its cloud based Portal offering development, maintenance and syndication of digital replicas - BIM objects - of manufactured building and interior products.

The marketing and pre-sales services associated with the Portal are channelled and integrated, through specialised software, into CAD/BIM applications to create a business-to-business communication across the globe.

Manufacturers use BIMobject® to promote and deliver their products directly into BIM processes enabling their products to be selected and generate a real improvement in sales. http://bimobject.com/

BIMobject® - Winner for the Red Herring Europe Top 100 Award 2013, Winner for the 2013 Red Herring 100 Global Award and Winner of the IAIR EUROPEAN AWARDS 2013!

BIMobject AB - a public company listed on NASDAQ OMX First North: Share Ticker: BIM

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This is an English version of a press release communicated by BIMobject®. In any case of doubt or possible differences regarding the different versions it is the Swedish version that shall apply.
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