To capture stakeholder requirements with regards to the development, collaboration, coordination and control of information flow in construction projects in Qatar.
Development and mapping of whole life cycle methodology for information flow in QCI (process-led BIM protocols).
Review and learn from current BIM protocol experiences in different countries.
Develop BIM protocols that are applicable to QCI.
Identify and isolate the data for facility management (COBie data) within the lifecycle information flow and develop a decision support system.
Run 8 case studies to validate WLC and BIM protocols (outline design, design clashes, 4D/5D modeling, facility management).
To develop courseware to be used for training and teaching purposes and disseminate the research results nationally, regionally and internationally.