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In the midst of a recession, some legislators and elected officials are trying to save money by ending qualifications-based selection of design professionals. NSPE state societies are fighting back and delivering the message that QBS is a clear winner over low-bid procurement for state and local governments trying to getting the most for their money.
Dunham Associates, a mechanical and electrical consulting engineering firm, started to use building information modeling software and processes after receiving a nudge from many of the firm's architectural clients. After conquering a learning curve, Dunham is finding significant benefits in the BIM world.