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2006 Conference


Accelerating Deployment of ISO 15926
Robin Benjamins, Bechtel; Dr. Manoj Dharwadkar, Bentley Systems and Onno Paap, Fluor Corporation

Automated Residential Building Design - A Solution for Rebuilding the Gulf Coast?
Per-Olav Opdahl, Selvaag BlueThink AS; Yngve Holte Olsen, Selvaag BlueThink AS and Ulf Ström, Design Power, Inc.

Case Study for Physical Design Data Interoperability Using an ISO 15926 RDL-based Adaptive Information Model
Dr. Manoj Dharwadkar, Bentley Systems and Kevin Hutto, Bentley Systems

Case Study of Building Information Modeling in Precast Concrete Construction
David Bosch, High Concrete Structures, Inc.; Lee Tanase, LEAP Software and Fred Rezler, LEAP Software

Development of an Industry Standard Equipment Information Model for the Power Generation Industry in Support of Equipment Reliability
Russell Adams, Technical Advisor, Dominion Resources Services and Martin Bridges, EPRI

Evaluating Integration Opportunities and Benefits
Sylvia Rappenecker, The Dow Chemical Company

Fluor Beats Budget and Timeline With Improved On Site Safety Using Laser Documentation
James McGill, Quantapoint, Inc.

GSA BIM Guide — The Drive for Open Standards
Stephen Hagan, General Services Administration

IDEAs on the Road to Innovation
Linda Mason, Transportation Research Board of the National Academies

Improving Project Economies with Wireless Solutions
Jim Moore, JumpStart Wireless Corporation; Bruno Berti, Meridian Systems and Eric W. Jurin, Jurin Roofing Services

Integration between 2D Drawings and the Data-Centric Systems
Ziyad Ghulam, Aramco Services

Interoperability Challenges
Deke Smith, U.S. Department of Defense

Making Interoperability Happen
Adrian Laud, Noumenon

New Ways of Mitigating Moisture, Corrosion and ASR in Concrete
Orange Marshall, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Paul Femmer, OsmoTech

Opportunity for Change - The Need to Compete
James G. Slaughter, Jr., S&B Engineers & Constructors

So You Have a BIM Model - What Can You Do With It?
Francois Grobler, US Army Corps of Engineers

So You Have a BIM Model - What Can You Do With It?
Daniel Gonzales, Rogers Quinn Construction

State of Wisconsin Data Center: Piloting New Technology in a Public Sector Environment
Robert Cramer, State of Wisconsin Department of Administration; John Ritchie, State of Wisconsin Department of Administration; Michael Sorge, M. A. Mortenson Company; Gilbert Garcia, M. A. Mortenson Company and Bret Tushaus, Eppstein Uhen Architects

Transitioning Design Models & Data to Construction
Faith Junghans, CH2M HILL and Dan Slade, Fluor Corporation

Using Leading Indicators to Create a Zero Injury Worksite
Barry Nelson, DBO2 Inc. and Steve Bowers, Intel Corporation

Utility Asset Management & Damage Prevention: Do You Know Where Your Underground Utilities Are?
Dr. Allan Chasey, Arizona State University and Tom Sawyer, Guardian ProStar

What is the Organizational Value of Interoperable A/E/C/FM?
Chris Keller, Integrated Data Solutions; Kevin Janus, Integrated Data Solutions