Dr. Neo Chan is a Senior BIM Manager of the CVP Laboratory, the Poly U. He has been focusing and working on the development of the BIM and virtual construction since 2005. He is one of the BIM pioneers in HK who investigates and provides BIM services and Virtual Construction for Architectural / Engineering / Construction (A/E/C) industry. Regarding the consultant projects using these technologies, he has made a lot of practical BIM applications on the projects of Housing Authority, Developers and Main Contractors. His vision is to provide life cycle management of buildings using BIM technologies in order to improve the productivity and reduce pollution to the earth. To share his knowledge with the industry and speed up the BIM adoption, he has been focusing on the BIM consultancy projects and providing the BIM courses in CVP Laboratory at the Poly U.
11:35 am – Gathering at Core Y of podium, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom, Kowloon
1:15 pm – Dismiss
(Successful registration will receive details of the visit)
Innovation Tower is a 16-storey academic building for the School of Design, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The building has an overall height of 76m and a gross floor area of approx. 25400m2. The building has an irregular, curved and sloping envelope. The external façade system composes of Fair-face Concrete Walls, Single-Glazed Semi-Unitized Curtain Wall System looped with 3D Twisting Architectural Fins, Aluminum Claddings and Louvres. Building Information Modeling has also been used in this project.
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This event will include a visit to the construction site of the Innovation Tower. A talk will also be conducted regarding the BIM application and the difficulties encountered in the construction process.