Digitalization is referred to as enabling or improving processes by leveraging Digital technologies & Digital Data. In the AEC industry, construction practices are still dealt with hand-drafted drawing, manual measurements & a load of paper documentation.
The construction industry is one of the largest industries in the world and still operates on long-established techniques. The amount of effort in the field of R&D has been relatively low compared to other sectors.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a process that consists of many technologies and tools for generating information in a digital form showing the functional and physical characteristics of a structure.