Article in La Presse Journal

An article in La Presse + discusses the issues of innovation in the construction sector and in particular the benefits of the improvements made by BIM or the automated monitoring of the construction site. The GRIDD professors and their colleagues from the Polytechnique were quoted. (click on the image to…

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Launch of BIM-Facilitated Asset Management Guide

We are pleased to invite you to a new web conference. This is an extraordinary event in partnership with GRIDD and CERACQ. We will introduce you to the brand new Guide co-written by four leaders in the field: Ali Motamedi, PhD, Associate Professor Mathieu Robitaille, DESS Gestion, B.Sc.Arch., CAPM Erik…

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Renovation of GRIDD laboratories and new LARTIC laboratories

The project to renovate GRIDD’s laboratories continues. The new laboratories will include, in addition to the GRIDD offices and adjoining premises (currently a student lounge), the LARTIC premises. This new laboratory, recognized by the ETS and shared by professors Conrad Boton and Ali Motamedi, will focus research on virtual and…

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“Découverte” Fund allocated to Professor Ali Motamedi for his project: Integrating Internet of Things (IoT), Advanced Analytics and Immersive Computing to Enable Cognitive BIM

Recently, there has been a surge of interest in the improvement of Facility Life­Cycle Management (FLCM) activities by integrating Building information modeling (BIM) with emerging digital technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT) and Virtual/Augmented Reality (VR/AR). While these new synergies show great potential, major research gaps still limit the…

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Newsletter #6 released!

Hot off the presses comes our sixth newsletter, beginning a new chapter for our industrial research chair! As usual, you can find all the previous issues in the dedicated newsletter page. Enjoy and do not hesitate to share it with others.

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When Social Science Meets BIM and LEAN — 2018

On January 8th and 9th, 2018, we will be holding the “When Social Science Meets BIM and LEAN” workshop. This event is organized by the GRIDD at the university of Huddersfield, Manchester, UK. Please visit the page dedicated to this event for details.

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