Having extensive experience helping rail, nuclear, utility, oil and gas companies with portfolio, program and project management solutions, delivered on multiple engagements we have taken stab at highlighting some key issues to get construction and engineering organisations Q1 FY2017 ready. We have also highlighted some key project updates in the Rail sector which would affect the wider supply chain.
Here below are key project updates as well taxation, employment, technical issues to be aware of…
Digital Built Britain, first announced in the 2016 budget, will deliver reductions in whole-life costs and carbon emissions, whilst improving productivity and capacity by using intelligent building information models, sensing technology and secure data and information infrastructure.
“The challenge for the year ahead and beyond is to take a default ‘go digital’ approach and move away from ‘one-off’ examples of digital best practice to a business-as-usual attitude to digital”.
In particular, Digital Built Britain will look at:
- Providing departmental support and British Standards for BIM Level 2
- Increased international trade and opportunities for growth for UK companies
- Development of BIM Level 3 programme
- Cyber security