The market for software in the construction sector is witnessing rapid growth, forecast to double over the 5 years 2018-2023, driven by technological, economic and institutional change. Key to this is the emerging adoption of BIM as a framework to support efficiency, working practice improvements and new business opportunities across the Design, Construct, Operate lifecycle.
Read more about Cambashi’s BIM research here
Cambashi’s BIM research journey
Cambashi has been researching the market for Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) software for around 30 years.
1990 – Initiated coverage of AEC vendors
2009 – First Observatory with AEC market data
2010 – Added Industry segmentation to AEC data
2017 – First BIM Design Software Observatory
2019 – Expanding BIM Observatory portfolio to cover Construct and Operate phases.
2020 February– Launch of BIM Charter to oversee research
2020 – Two new BIM Observatories to be published for Construct and Operate
Cambashi involves industry partners to scope and research emerging market sectors. Charter members are invited to input, steer and prioritize research agenda according to specific requirements and “hard-to-get” information gaps Cambashi has successfully applied approach to Connected Applications/Industrial IoT global sector.
Find out more about the Charter
Cambashi’s Observatories cover the full BIM life cycle:
Cambashi BIM Construct Observatory – coming soon
Cambashi BIM Operate Observatory – coming soon
Where our numbers are used
Autodesk quoted Cambashi’s data in its 2019 Investor day presentations
“We want to provide a consistent and relevant data set that offers help to all stakeholders – across the group, for individual brands, and regionally. Cambashi, in our view, delivered the best quality market data available for the AEC Market, from a proven track record.”Jens Lederer, Director of Business Development for Nemetschek Group
Read the full Nemetschek case study
Multiple approaches enable consistent, reliable datasets. We use a series of constrain, refine and converge processes to ensure that datasets are consistent with Provider data, Country data, Industry data and Employment data.
Find out more about Cambashi’s Observatory methodology
Cambashi analysts write about the BIM market for international publications as well as our own blog.
BIM Blog posts
- Cambashi Launches the BIM Charter Program - Cambashi is inviting Charter Members to steer the next phase of its 2020 BIM market research agenda.
- 2019’s most-read posts - The most popular new articles of 2019 and some popular classics - spans IoT, BIM, PLM and Simulation
- IFS World Conference 2019 – summary - Summary of Alan Griffiths' review of the IFS World Conference 2019
- Cambashi Insight – Dassault Systèmes Industry Analyst Meeting - Dassault Systèmes (3DS) executives presented their 3DEXPERIENCE strategy. Cambashi gives its analysis.
Cambashi operates an open, transparent pricing strategy – there is unrestricted access for Cambashi Observatories across the client organization based on internal use.
External licenses may be purchased to allow dataset to be deployed for repurposing – including publicity and sales enablement. Flexibility also allows “bundling” by combining market intelligence, custom research and training elements to offer integrated support for marketing initiatives.
BIM Charter Annual Membership is set at £27,500 with options from £12,500 depending on requirements.
Preferential fees are available for mid-size & smaller firms.