The University of Applied Sciences Saxion for economy, construction and technology is one of the leading universities in Holland, especially the construction section of the university enjoys a good reputation at international level.
Through the cooperation with Precast Software Engineering GmbH, the students of the courses construction technology, technical drawing and civil engineering get a practice-oriented vocational education. In the BIM-lab of the university the highly industrialized CAD precast design tool PLANBAR is available for the students. With the software the students are able to learn the correct designing of complex precast elements, at the 2D drawing as well as in the 3D model.
The focus of the training lies on the subject area BIM. Through the early confrontation on topics like interoperability of data and open data exchange, students should get a deep understanding for Open-BIM mindset.