Last week, Waldeck hosted teams from China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) and Cardiff University to discuss future collaborations and updates on the Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) – Ports and Harbours project.
Mark Greatrix, Associate Director at Waldeck welcomed experts from across the two companies to our Bristol office, before presenting Waldeck’s broad range of services, focussing on a detailed overview of Waldeck’s BIM and Technologies offering.
Mr Honglei Qin, Senior Engineer at China Communications Construction Company presented a company overview, before going in to a more detailed discussion about their BIM Standard for Port and Waterway Engineering in China.
Mark Greatrix, shared: “Some good progress is being made on the IFC project, with the team involved complementing each other very well, combining a diverse range of sector expertise.
“We saw a large focus on the discussion of well-structured data and its importance for supporting interoperability on project based tasks, such as; 4D and 5D BIM and then the digital asset lifecycle uses.
Mark concluded: “Towards the end of a very successful meeting, we saw the first steps of potential future partnerships with both, China Communications Construction Company and Cardiff University, having mutual sector and technology based collaborations.”