Does bimU.io have a copy of my project file or BIM component file?
No. We never store native BIM files, such as RVT, RFA, etc. bimU.io converts your BIM model locally to an interchange format through bimU.io Launcher installed on your machine. The interchange format is non-editable and for the sole purpose of bimU.io Viewer. It only contains compressed data of selected model view and elements. That means no project file or BIM component file will be uploaded. bimU.io never reads your digital assets in full.
Can I upload a BIM file directly?
Yes. bimU.io supports open BIM format. You can upload an IFC (Industry Foundation Classes) file directly via browser.
What are the tasks bimU.io can do but traditional BIM software could not?
bimU.io is Cloud-based and accessible by any modern internet browser. No software installation or configuration is required. You can also share BIM design very easily without the need to send large native files around. Reviewing a BIM model on mobile ...
What is bimU.io Viewer?
bimU.io Viewer is a full-fledged online BIM model viewer that truly works for every project member. BIM is not exclusive to BIM managers and technicians. We've built an easy-to-use platform for everyone to review 3D design data without getting hands ...
What is bimU.io?
bimU.io aims to be the world’s best digital engineering solution natively built for BIM. Our high-level platform strategy is to liberate BIM from traditional authoring software and streamline online collaboration. bimU.io Viewer is our first product ...
What can I do with bimU.io Viewer?
bimU.io Viewer is a fully functional design review tool. It includes everything you need to interrogate BIM data, such as versatile 3D navigation tools, a cloud-hosted BIM database, an interoperable markup view, etc. A 3D model view can be uploaded ...