Rights to Light – City Centre Mobile Mapping

Summary Laser scanning and 3D Modelling of 40 facades using Leica Pegasus:Two mobile mapping technology for Rights to Light. What is Rights to Light for? A right to light may be acquired by ‘anyone who has had uninterrupted use of something over someone else’s land for 20 years without consent, openly and without threat, and without … Continued

Scan2BIM Royal Institute Chartered Surveyors - HQ
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors

Summary Full external and internal Scan2BIM of the RICS HQ in Westminster. Background In 2016 Severn Partnership in collaboration with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) completed a full 3D laser scan of the RICS headquarters. The scan data was used to create an accurate 3D Revit Building Information Model (BIM). The RICS were interested in gaining experience … Continued

Applying Theoretical Lean Processes to Construction Projects

The concept of Lean Construction is the implementation of processes based on theories, aiming to increase efficiency among the Construction Industry as a whole. I have recently began studying a Lean Construction module, where we have discussed where the current inefficiencies are, how we can learn from other industries and why our industry is so … Continued

BIM4Rail – Crossrail London Railway Stations
BIM4Rail – Crossrail London Railway Stations

Summary Laser scanning of three London Railway Stations to create a BIM, allowing the re-design to take place for new Crossrail plans. Background Crossrail Limited, established in 2001, is the company that has been set up to build the new railway that will become known as the Elizabeth line when it opens through central London … Continued

Scan2BIM – 3D Models Ministry Justice Law Courts
Scan2BIM – Ministry of Justice Law Courts

Summary As-built laser scanning surveys of six London & East Midlands Law Courts. Using the Point Cloud generated for each site, six 3D models were created for re-design and BIMFM. Overview Our Scan2BIM team have recently carried out a measured survey of six East Midland & London based Magistrate / County Courts. The Ministry of … Continued

BIM 4 Infrastructure (BIM4IUK) - Railway Bridge
BIM 4 Infrastructure (BIM4IUK) – Railway Bridge

Summary Laser scanning survey of a railway bridge; creating a 3D Revit Model allowing structural assessments to be made. Overview Our client was commissioned to carry out a visual inspection of a Railway Bridge to assess the condition of the superstructure, masonry abutments and pipework. In order to facilitate our client’s objective, our Scan2BIM team … Continued

Scan2BIM Construction Verification - Waste Plant
Construction Verification – Waste Plant

Summary Laser scanning, 3D modelling and clash detection for construction verification. Overview Our client were acting as design consultants on behalf of the construction company to manage issues arising on site. There were concerns that the installation of equipment was not as per designed. In order to ascertain the extent of the issues and to … Continued