GSRA Talks BIM with Texas A&M-Commerce and Harrison Walker & Harper

On February 25th, GSRA, in partnership with Harrison Walker & Harper, hosted a BIM (Building Information Modeling) forum with representatives from the Texas A&M University-CommerceConstruction Science College.

Using GSRA’s Revit model of the Grand Prairie Subcourthouse, Dr. Gregory Wilson, Assistant Professor in the Engineering & Technology Department, and one of his construction students demonstrated the ‘4D’ cost and ‘5D’ scheduling possibilities for construction project delivery. The day’s activities included a technical interchange session about the various challenges and benefits that architects and contractors can experience with BIM.

For more information about Engineering and Technology programs offered at A&M-Commerce, visit http://web.tamuc.edu/academics/colleges/scienceEngineeringAgriculture/departments/engineeringTechnology/default.aspx.
or contact Dr. Gregory Wilson at Gregory.Wilson@tamuc.edu or 903.886.8130.
 
 
About Texas A&M University-Commerce: Founded in 1889, Texas A&M University-Commerce is a member of The Texas A&M University System. Located in Northeast Texas, A&M-Commerce is home to more than 11,000 students, four academic colleges, a thriving graduate school, and more than 100 degree programs. As the region’s focal point of higher education, A&M-Commerce offers students facilities ranging from a world-class science building and new student center, to a fully equipped recreational facility and recently completed music hall. The University also has convenient facilities in Corsicana, Midlothian, Mesquite, and downtown Dallas.

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