Technology & Information Sharing - BIM

Steffian Bradley Architects has employed BIM (Autodesk Revit) as our primary design and production tool for all of our projects since 2007. BIM creates a digital representation of the physical and functional characteristics of a building in a virtual environment. 
 

Concept Sketch of Baystate Orthopedic Surgery Center

BIM Model

Final Built


We find that the visualization in the 3D environment allows for:

  • design concepts to be more easily explained
  • detailed coordination of services and structure
  • clash detection
  • complex equipment fit and coordination
  • early understanding of complex areas to inform program

The model is also helpful as the basis for energy modeling when engineering the building systems and envelope.  

BIM becomes a shared knowledge resource, to be updated, modified, and used throughout the design and construction process and then for the lifecycle of the completed project.  We have also found the creation of an accurate BIM model in the design phase becomes invaluable during construction administration. The ability to share information with the intention of ensuring a more highly coordinated construction effort results in a better, more consistent end built product.

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  • 08/07/2017

    Congratulations to the Steffian Bradley / Fira Landscaping team on their completion of the 100 mile Prudential RideLondon on the 30th July, raising funds for the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre (DNRC). It’s still not too late to donate at: www.justgiving.com/fundraising/sba-pru100-dnrc

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  • 06/07/2017

    Steffian Bradley Architects are cycling 100 miles to raise money for the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre. Proud of our team for taking part and for designing the DNRC over the last 7 years. Donations to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/SBA-Pru100-DNRC

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  • 04/20/2017

    Steffian Bradley Architects London have designed and delivered Project Halo for HSL which was completed and handed over in December 2016 . The 12 000 M2 pathology laboratory on the Euston road in Central London provides the largest pathology laboratory in Europe and accommodates the London Headquarters for Sonic . The project includes a fully automated tracking system installed over four floors

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  • 05/06/2016

        Steffian Bradley were tasked with developing Design proposals for two new storeys of executive residential accommodation to be situated on top of an existing 1930's residential block in North West London. A lightweight steel and glass design has been developed, with a particularly sensitive approach to the architectural language and use of materials on the external facade. A

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