The Building Regulations and Control Office, as the main pole in setting regulations and standardizing the building industry, has always had a distinct approach in the application of new construction technologies. Building Information Modeling (BIM) is new pattern of building industry strategic development based on information technology and the Building Regulation and Control Office has provided exclusive facilities in order to apply this technology in our country.
Organizing introduction sessions and forums regarding this technology, featuring governmental managers, academic staff and craftsmen, creating think tanks regarding the approaches of implementing and development of BIM in the country assisted by pioneer countries in this technology, investigations and researches in order to set up the vision plan and BIM strategic documents, supporting BIM domestic conferences and the 1st international BIM conference in particular which can be big step towards the application of BIM in building industry, are the programs that have been considered.We are hopeful that with the efforts of the BIM experts, this significant event can constitute beneficial achievements in identifying the approaches towards localizing and developing BIM in the country.
Hamed Mani Far
Director General of the Building Regulations and Control Office