“[…] Architecture is not a Martini”. Reflections about BIM

Francesco Maggio


For many years, the BIM is turning into the main design tool of the survey of existing environment and of the recovery of built heritage. In Italy, among the novelties of the Nuovo Codice Appalti there is the use of BIM, which constitutes a mean for the redefinition of the relationship between administration and enterprise above all for decreasing the variations and production and management costs. Such as many advantages, the BIM could bring also some risks and negative consequences, above all in the design phase, due to the contribution of different actors that contains in its inside. This study deals with some reflections about it and its risks and potentialities through the words of some Masters, and scientists of representation together with examples of recovery interventions made by BIM.


Author; Project; Construction


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