AcePLP was tasked to create (i) the horizontal and vertical rail alignments, (ii) running rails (iii) sleepers with baseplate and fasteners, (iv) third rail components, (v) bufferstops and (vi) to create a combined model of the sleepers and running rails throughout the 3D alignment, including turnouts.
Why do I need BIM? Building Information Modelling is now a mandatory requirement in Singapore for all government projects above 5000 square meters. Currently, there is a shortage of skilled personnel capable of handling large government projects in BIM. What is the Advantage of Outsourcing BIM? It is expensive to hire full-time personnel for projects … Read moreOn-site vs Off-site BIM
Under the Smart Nation initiative, the Singapore government seeks to invest in technologies such as data analytics, ICT infrastructure and IAAS to enhance the quality of life of citizens and the ease with which to do business with the Singapore government. BIM will lay the foundation for which a host of other digital services will … Read moreHow will BIM lay the foundation for Virtual Design and Construction?
The use of BIM in the industry can be split into three main phases: Design Construction Operations In the design phase, virtual objects in the BIM model can be verified by local regulatory bodies to ensure that it meets their safety standards. Also, clash-detection analysis can be performed within the BIM model. For example, the … Read moreHow is BIM used in Architecture?
Nur Sharinah is a student in Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering specializing in Building Services. She joined AcePLP as part of SIT’s Integrated Work-Study Program. As part of Singapore’s Underground Masterplan, the Urban Redevelopment Authority is working towards having a more complete 3D map of the underground spaces and infrastructures in Singapore. Sharinah was involved in converting Singapore’s MRT … Read moreA Career in BIM with Nur Sharinah