On 9th January 2020, BIMASIA visited Glodon Company Limited (hereafter referred to as “Glodon”) Headquarter in Beijing, China. BIMASIA is Asia’s leading Building Information Modelling (BIM) Consulting company, it is founded in August 2013 with a headquarter office in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. BIMASIA came to meet with Glodon for discussing the business cooperation over CIM in the digital construction industry.
Mr. James Liu, Senior Vice President of Glodon delivered a welcome speech to the guests. Mr. Ethan Qiu, Assistant President of Glodon gave an introduction to company and the international business development. “Glodon helps industrial organizations build a trading, service and supervision platform to improve the cities’ operation. Meanwhile, by helping construction enterprises achieve lean management and effective decision-making process, it also provide the workers with efficient tools and enhance their collaboration.” He also mentioned that the majority of local construction projects in china has been using Glodon’s products. Like Beijing new airport construction, being the largest comprehensive multi-dimensional transportation hub, Glodon’s softwares not only facilitated in construction phase, but also in construction management. With the help of Glodon’s products, It realized the whole process cost control and design change control over the overall cost solution of steel structure engineering, which saved 90% of the calculation time and 20% of the measurement time, which ultimately improved the work efficiency by 50%.
Dato’ Azmall, CEO of BIMASIA expressed his strong willingness on cooperating with Glodon, “We are the preferred Strategic BIM Technology Partner that provides BIM solutions that meet our clients’ technical and commercial requirements and drive value creations through the adoption of new technologies. Through our strategic partnerships with local and international partners, we provide technology, cost advantage and value add services to our clients. Our vision is to provide the best digital transformation experience with BIM that enable continuous improvements and innovation to the businesses in the infrastructure, building and energy industry. We are a multidisciplinary team consists of BIM Specialists - BIM Managers, BIM Coordinators and BIM Modelers from various consultancy background. Like Glodon, we provide total BIM solutions, with BIM services and products for asset lifecycle. Through our strategic partnerships with local and international partners, we provide technology, cost advantage and value add services to our clients.” Impressed by the innovation and modeling of BIMASIA, Mr. James said that Glodon can offer support on professional products and service. And he also wished Glodon and BIMASIA can reach win-win situation over pilot projects.
Mr. Shubao Lu, Senior Researcher of Glodon gave a presentation on Integrated CIM Solution for Digital City based on Digital Twin. “Through the CIM-based integration platform of urban planning, construction and management, it helps to achieve high efficient management of daily operation and maintenance. It monitors urban operation status in real-time and agilely masters the emergencies of urban safety and ecological environment.”
As a leading enterprise in construction information technology, Glodon has more than 50 subsidiaries, offices and R&D centers in the United States, Britain, Finland, Sweden, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Indonesia and India, serving customers in more than 100 countries around the world. At present, as the core engine of the transformation and upgrading of the construction industry, Glodon is actively exploring the international market, accelerating globalization, and helping to build global core competitiveness for ‘Building of China’.