They are utilizing Revit to create architectural & structural construction documents for a large project they are working on. The owner of the project didn't ask for BIM or Revit; the architect is just using it because they believe it will create some value; although, at this point, they (much like most implementing firms - A/E and GC alike) have put more into training, software and hardware than the have received in benefits.The architect contacted us for input on how to determine the value of the model. In our conversation, we came up with several definitions for the value of the model.
The GC on the project recently contacted them to ask if they could purchase the model.
- The difference (in cost) between creating CDs utilizing AutoCAD and creating CDs utilizing Autodesk Revit
- The cost of having a 2D conversion done on the specific documents