Ben Coady

HNC in Civil Engineering

BIM Technician

Ben is a competent and enthusiastic draughtsman and has experience in both Structural, Civil and Mechanical engineering sectors. He has successfully applied his experience on numerous type of projects which include housing/residential, commercial, leisure, retail and infrastructure. He has also presented at prestigious events such as Autodesk University, Las Vegas.

Being experienced in a number of different software packages such as Autodesk Revit, ensures that he gives invaluable support to clients when working collaboratively. Ben has extensive knowledge in BIM and is responsible for developing and progressing BIM workflows and standards within WFBA. Using this knowledge, he is also responsible for creating BIM execution plans for clients. By utilizing professional visualisation software such as Autodesk 3ds Max, he is able to create professional, high quality visual renders and animations that add to the high quality of WFBA’s reports and general output. To further his career, Ben is currently completing an MSc in Construction Project Management with BIM.

 “I enjoy using emerging technology and developing workflows to help streamline the design process which allows us to produce accurate design information, quickly and efficiently.”

Role & Responsibilities:

Ben is responsible for delivering accurate 3D models and 2D drawings whilst assisting Architect’s and other disciplines to ensure the client’s needs are fulfilled. He is responsible for developing BIM standards and workflows ensuring that WFBA complies to BIM Level 2 and completes work in an efficient and effective manner.

Key Skills:

AutoCAD, Revit, Navisworks, BIM Collaboration, RC Detailing, GIS, Laser Aided Modelling, BIM Co-ordination, 3D Studio Max, Animations and Renders, Visualisations, BIM Procedures and Protocols.

Projects:

Huhtamaki, Gosport.

McCarthy & Stone (Selected Projects)

Assisted Living Structures, Hampshire City Council.

New Office Development, Littlehampton.

Multi-storey Steel Car Parks.

Wight Salads Warehouse Extension, Chichester.