What is BIM?

BIM - Building Information Modelling

BIM describes the process of designing a building collaboratively using one coherent system of computer models rather than as separate sets of drawings and is a process for creating and managing information on a construction project across the project lifecycle.



The fastest growing BIM Library in the UK

  • Offering a platform to construct product information in digital 3D formats.
  • A common data set driving collaboration and consistency.
  • Featuring drag and drop facilitiy into a model
  • Free plug-in linking to NBS Create specification software built for BIM
NBS BIM screen



Our BIM Objects

NBS BIM National Library Logo

F C Frost BIM Objects can be downloaded from our website where you see the NBS icon on the relevant product page or via this link : https://www.nationalbimlibrary.com

The National BIM Library offers a free tool to help you sort and filter your favourite BIM objects.

  • Star your favourite objects and/or tag them with your own description
  • Group objects into a bundle and download them all at once.
  • See which BIM objects you’ve already downloaded and whether they've been updated


For more detailed information
download the BMS Object Guide >

BMS Object Guide