Coordination and Interference Checking

BIM for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Curriculum

Key Terms

The following key terms were used in this lesson:

Coordination Review

A tool that enables users to review warnings about changes to the monitored elements, communicate with other teams working on the same project, and resolve issues regarding changes to the building model.

Interference Check

A tool that finds intersections between elements in a project. These can be a set of selected elements or all elements in the model.


A spatial conflict or intersection between elements in the model.