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BIM4Ren: Barriers to BIM Implementation in Renovation Processes in the Italian Market

R2M Solution Srl, Research 2 Market, 27100 Pavia, Italy
GBC Italia, Green Building Council Italia, 38068 Rovereto, Italy
TECNALIA Research & Innovation, E-48160 Derio, Bizkaia, Spain
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Presented at the Sustainable Places 2019 (SP 2019), Sardinia, Italy, 5–7 June 2019.
Proceedings 2019, 20(1), 24;
Published: 12 August 2019
(This article belongs to the Proceedings of Sustainable Places Conference)
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As a part of BIM4REN (Building Information Modelling based tools & technologies for fast and efficient RENovation of residential buildings) H2020 project, the analysis of the barriers to the use of BIM tools in renovation processes, as well as the necessary requirements to ensure a successful digital workflow is presented. This paper focuses on the Italian market where surveys, interviews and a workshop are carried out. The full study provides information by type of stakeholder, type of renovation work and the phase of the process, to instruct the development of the BIM platform in subsequent steps of BIM4REN project.
Keywords: BIM; renovation process; digitalization; H2020; barriers; stakeholders BIM; renovation process; digitalization; H2020; barriers; stakeholders
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Elagiry, M.; Marino, V.; Lasarte, N.; Elguezabal, P.; Messervey, T. BIM4Ren: Barriers to BIM Implementation in Renovation Processes in the Italian Market. Proceedings 2019, 20, 24.

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