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BIM Quantity Take-Off

Event code: 78096

BIM Quantity Take-Off

The Building Information Modelling (BIM) is certainly changing the way project teams work and is taking the construction industry into a new era of quicker and more productive processes, higher cost certainty with a reduction of risks. With a mandatory phased BIM submission by 2015, the need for quantity surveyors to embrace and evolve with BIM is inevitable and crucial to improve cost performance with certainty on increasingly complex projects worldwide.

Through international project case studies and hands-on exercises, participants will be able to understand the model-based quantity take-off process in 3D modelling and how it comprises trade-based standards of measurement rules in BIM to:
• Improve productivity through model-based quantity take-off compared to traditional methods
• Process in fast and accurate quantity measurements from tender stage to final accounts
• Accelerate cost estimation and decision making on resources planning

• Introduction of VDC, 5DBIM Process and Open BIM Concept
• Hands-on exercise on BIM Take-off Process from Tender Acquisition to Final Accounts
• Applications of BIM Modelling Standards on Architectural, Structural and MEP trades with SMM2
• 5D Measurement – From Elemental to Trade Based Quantity Take-off
• Demonstration and Hands-on Exercise on 5D BIM for residential and commercial project using TrimbleTM Vico OfficeTM
• Case study: International Applications of 5D BIM
• In-class Assignment

Solutions Manager (Quantity Surveying), Global Virtual Design and Construction (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Mr Roy Keung is the Solutions Manager (Quantity Surveying) of Global Virtual Design Construction Limited (GVDC). He is the BIM Team Leader in Quantity Surveying and helps to develop the hybrid 5DBIM quantity take-off system. He has over 12 years work experience in quantity surveying in Hong Kong, ranging from new build & refurbishment, school development, theme park development, residential building. Mr Keung has extensive experiences on implementing Virtual Design and Construction approach together with 5DBIM for both model-based and trade-based quantity take-off and cost estimations. Mr Keung holds a Bachelor Degree in Construction Economics and Management from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Mr Keung is also a Professional Member of Hong Kong Institute of Building Information Modeling (HKIBIM), and a winner of the Hong Kong Construction Industry Council BIM Excellence Award 2014 - Construction Innovator by BIM.

MS SERENE LIM BSc (Hons) SISV (Member)
Senior Solutions Manager (Quantity Surveying), Global Virtual Design and Construction (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Ms Serene Lim is the Senior Solutions Manager (Quantity Surveying) of Global Virtual Design Construction Limited. She is also the Commercial Manager and BIM Team Leader of Yau Lee Construction (Singapore) Pte Ltd. She has been in the Construction Industry since 1997 and has over 17 years work experience in quantity surveying in Singapore, ranging from Housing Development Board projects for Main Upgrading Programme, Lift Upgrading Programme, New Construction of Residential buildings, Private Residential to Commercial and School (New Construction and Additions and Alterations) Development. Ms Lim holds a Bachelor Degree in Applied Science (Construction Management) from the RMIT University and Diploma in Building Services Engineering from the Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She is a member of the Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers.

Certificate of Attendance (COA) will be awarded to participants who meet the attendance requirement.


• Contract Managers
• Quantity Surveyors
• Cost Estimators


6th Run: 25 & 26 Jan 2018 (FULL)

Duration: 2 days

Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm

Venue: BCA Academy

Fees (Incl of GST):
S$800.00# (without Subsidy)
S$276.64* (with WTU funding support for eligible local participants*)

Lunches and refreshments will be provided.

# Foreigners may claim 40% of WTU funding support upon fulfilling the funding requirement*

*For more information on the funding requirement, please refer to

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