bim architecture competition

International BIM Competition 2017

Submission: July 10, 2017
Registration: June 30, 2017
Language: English
Location: Singapore
Prizes: 1st Prize: $5,000 Sgd, 2nd Prize: $3,000 Sgd, 3rd Prize: $2,000 Sgd
Type: Open


The International BIM Competition 2017 is organised by Singapore Building Construction and Authority (BCA), as the “Organiser”, located at 200 Braddell Road, Singapore 579700.
The competition is in conjunction with the Singapore Construction Productivity Week (SCPW) in 2017. This document contains the design brief, submission requirements and the various parameters defined for the competition.

All the information is meant for the use of this particular competition only and shall not be used for any form of reference in actual design or construction project in future, if any, for the particular site. The organiser, BCA, shall not be held liable for any consequences, loss or damage which may arise or result from any misuse by any parties or reliance made on its information for any purposes in the future.
The competition is to develop a concept design of an academic building as a redevelopment project to replace the Block D & E Canteen Block to support the expanding educational activities in BCA Academy. The new building block should be able to host a minimum 3,000 students’ capacity with a maximum 23,500sqm Gross Floor Area (GFA) including usable space, public circulation and service area.
The key aspect for the competition this year is to generate design options through computational approach for analysis and optimisation that captures the design challenges and requirements mentioned above for the final optimized option.


  • 1st Prize: Plaque + Certificate + S$5,000
  • 2nd Prize: Plaque + Certificate + S$3,000
  • 3rd Prize: Plaque + Certificate + S$2,000
  • Max. 6 Merits Plaque + Certificate + S$800
  • Others
  • E-Certificate of Participation

Go to the competition’s website