Coordination and Interference Checking

BIM for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Curriculum

Learning Objectives

After completing this lesson, students will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of performing periodic coordination review of models that have interdependencies.
  • Appreciate and apply the concept of coordination between models that contribute to the same project.
  • Assess the options available in and the limitations of automated Coordination Review for acting upon the conflicts.
  • Understand how to perform interference checking tests across different models, model categories, or particular selections.
  • Investigate a particular interference and take action to resolve by changing the location of one of the interfering elements.