What is BIM?

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an intelligent 3D model-based process that equips architecture, engineering, and construction professionals with the insight and tools to more efficiently plan, design, construct, and manage buildings and infrastructure.

Introduction to Building Information Modeling (BIM)

Why BIM?

BIM benefits your business

BIM processes have helped countless firms in diverse industries operate more productively, produce higher-quality work, attract more talent, and win new business. With a rising number of government and commercial organizations mandating BIM, now is the time to consider implementing BIM at your firm.

Autodesk’s BIM solutions for building design can help you to:

  • Improve project understanding and decision making
  • Share and use the same consistent data across the project lifecycle
  • Respond quickly to change with procecesses that are smarter and faster

Why choose Autodesk BIM solutions?

  • Advanced technology for design, visualization, simulation, and coordination
  • Comprehesive workflow solutions with interoperability to help maintain data fidelity and support greater efficiency
  • Business agility made possible with desktop, cloud, web, and mobile platforms along with cost-effective packaging to meet changing project needs

BIM in New Zealand

Governments worldwide are mandating or recommending BIM, recognizing its value for helping to deliver projects successfully. Find out New Zealand BIM program here now.


Click Get Started with BIM to learn more.

Your Industry

BIM for Building

Articulate your design vision and deliver optimized engineering systems.

BIM for Construction

Better align construction planning with performance.

BIM for Infrastructure

Streamline planning and design and deliver higher-quality projects.

BIM for Utilities

Improve efficiency and meet expectations for service quality.