…and why that’s a good thing for future construction projects
By Anastasios Dimas, Design Transformation Regional Lead, Middle East & Africa, Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group
Inherent in traditional methods of design is making certain assumptions, which can go on to adversely affect project costs, timelines and quality in the long run. However, following in the footsteps of other industries, infrastructure is moving to a more holistic product lifecycle approach – one with seamless data sharing, supported by innovative digital environments that can help us to make insight-based decisions at each critical stage.
Here are just some of the reasons we need to start working more collaboratively and the benefits that data-sharing can offer us: