During Design and Delivery
1. Long-term Vision: Allows teams to consider the long-term impact of their designs, including anticipated outcomes and costs.
2. Whole Life Costing: Helps shift focus from just the capital cost to the lifetime operating cost of the building.
1. Information Handover: Offers a digital model to building operators, making information management easier than traditional paper bundles.
2. Planned Maintenance: Allows building operators to plan and budget for maintenance years in advance, avoiding surprise costs.
3. Data-Driven Updates: When updates or renovations occur, the model can be updated, providing valuable data for future similar projects.