Virtual Design and Construction

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Pegula Ice Arena

Optimizing the solution for
this problem saved the customer
$260,000 and took 30 days off the schedule.

 
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Northwestern Mutual

The project was delivered
more than $1 million under
budget and a month ahead of schedule.

 
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Ralph L. Carr Colorado Justice Center

3D virtual mockups averted
an estimated $2,440,000 in rework costs.

 
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Warriors in Transition Barracks

Prefabrication strategies led to a reduction in punch-list process by 50%.

 
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Central Washington Hospital

Prefabricating exterior framing saved six weeks on the exterior framing schedule.

 
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The Replacement Hospital

This project's concrete lift
drawings reduced its concrete schedule by 79%.

 
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BIM is a Top Trends for Owners

In 2013, Building owners cite BIM/VDC as the 'most exciting trend' in Facilities Management. 

 
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Post-Occupancy BIM Study

This Study was published in 2011 and it is focused on understanding facilities information needs and the potential of BIM to organizations.

 
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UMN Residence Hall Virtual Reality Case Study

Leveraging the VRDL facility on campus, the team explored design options in virtual reality. 

 
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The Lurie Children’s Hospital

The use of VDC in the field enabled efficiency, eliminated rework, and provided world-class results.

 
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Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery - Madison

30% of construction waste was avoided as a result of 3D coordination.

 
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The Medical Center

Concrete lift drawings reduced cost
of concrete work by $200,000-$225,000.

 
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Showare Arena

By using the model to give potential suite and season ticket owners a realistic view, 25% of suites and seats were sold before the opening.

 
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Target Field

An early issuance of a certificate of occupancy was achieved over three months prior to the contractual substantial completion date.

 
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Tulalip Resort Hotel

Just one RFI per $127,400 of work in place was achieved, compared to an average of one RFI per $37,135 of work in non-BIM projects.

 
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CU Denver Health Science Center Research Complex II

Digital fabrication / prefabrication brought a 50% reduction in schedule for mechanical subcontractor.

 
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Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center

Pre-construction 3D
coordination saved the customer $90,000.

 
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Harley-Davidson Museum

BIM use benefited
prefabrication and early
coordination thus maximizing construction :efficiency.

 
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Benjamin D. Hall Interdisciplinary Research Building

Achieving 14% more leasable floor area than was requested.

 
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Denver Art Museum

$400,000 was saved by resolving over 1,200 clashes before the steel arrived and erecting the steel three months early.