BIM for cost managers: requirements from the BIM model

This global guidance note should be used as a source of reference for quantity surveyors or cost managers when BIM has been implemented in the life cycle of a project. It offers an awareness of BIM and provides readers with recommendations for good practice when producing measurement outputs.

This guidance note covers:
- working in a BIM environment;
- background information on naming structures conventions/data drops;
- internal practice procedures; and
- BIM measurement.

This guidance note is effective from publication in August 2015.