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Quick Bio – Nathan Wood• Graduated University of Texas – Civil Engineering – December 2008• Started with DPR Construction – Redwood City, CA - October 2009• Field Experience (2009-2012) – Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley – Concrete & Skin BIM Coordination – Alta Bates Hospital – Oakland, CA – PE/BIM for Concrete, Rebar, Ext Skin• Current Role – Innovation Team – Speeding the rate of change across DPR
Sutter Medical Center Castro Valley • Winner – 2010 Tekla Global BIM Awards
What is ‘Lean’ Thinking“ To produce the right product at the right time in the right quantity for the customer and to produce exactly what “ you need and nothing more… Taiichi Ohno, creator of the Toyota Production System
What Exactly is “BIM”?• Building Information Modeling (BIM) is a digital representation of physical and functional characteristics of a facility. A BIM is a shared knowledge resource for information about a facility forming a reliable basis for decisions during its life-cycle; defined as existing from earliest conception to demolition
BIM as a Communication Hub Submittals Estimates RFIs Schedules As-Builts