John Minto from Mintronics in The Northern Echo :
Feb. 1 2013
Mintronics, in Darlington, say building firms remain reluctant over 3D drawings scheme.
NORTH-EAST building contractors have been accused of ignoring a Government campaign to use 3D models in the construction trade.
John Minto, from Mintronics, in Darlington, said Business Information Modelling (BIM) is being neglected by companies despite the region being the first in the country to develop a specialist BIM hub.
Mr Minto, whose company is based at Lingfield Point and is a leading BIM re-seller, believes the technology is a key tool in the building trade because it saves time and money.