Bim through the planning and design phase

| January 17, 2020

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There is no doubt that BIM brings a lot of benefits through the planning and design phase. But what are these benefits and why does our expert Wolfgang Hass talk about wheels, seats and instruments in relation to our industry? Find out by listening to this episode!

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Tractebel - Engie Group

At the helm of the Energy Transition, Tractebel provides a full range of engineering and consulting services throughout the life cycle of its clients projects, including design and project management. As one of the world’s largest engineering consultancy companies and with more than 150 years of experience, it's our mission to actively shape the world of tomorrow.

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