Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1822/46122

TitleUsing BIM for risk management on a construction site
Author(s)Fernandes, J.
Tender, M. L.
Couto, J. Pedro
KeywordsBIM
Construction site
Risk management
Issue dateApr-2017
PublisherCRC Press/Balkema
CitationFernandes J., Tender M., Couto J. P. Using BIM for risk management on a construction site, Occupational Safety and Hygiene V, pp. 269-272, doi:10.1201/9781315164809-50 , 2017
Abstract(s)One of the problems in construction sites is the risk of people being run-over or hit by vehicles in the access ways and roadways. Thus, it becomes important to study methods that counteract this trend. In order to minimize the said risk, BIM-based (Building Information Modelling) technologies can be used. A case study was carried out on the (already built) East side construction site of the 2nd phase of construction of the Marão Tunnel. The main goal was to model the site, to obtain a 3D model and thus better understand the space, in order to optimize its use and propose a solution to manage in more detail the risks associated with the movement of equipment and people. With this ability to manipulate the site, by observing in 3D the best way of working, it is possible to minimize potential risk situations that might otherwise arise.
TypeConference paper
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/1822/46122
ISBN978-1-138-05761-6
DOI10.1201/9781315164809-50
Peer-Reviewedyes
AccessRestricted access (UMinho)
Appears in Collections:C-TAC - Capítulos/Artigos em Livros Internacionais

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
2640-SHO BIM publicado.PDF
  Restricted access
1,17 MBAdobe PDFView/Open

Partilhe no FacebookPartilhe no TwitterPartilhe no DeliciousPartilhe no LinkedInPartilhe no DiggAdicionar ao Google BookmarksPartilhe no MySpacePartilhe no Orkut
Exporte no formato BibTex mendeley Exporte no formato Endnote Adicione ao seu ORCID