BIM Employer’s Information Requirements (EIR) FAQs
Q: The EIR is a complex technical document. Who will be able to assist the Employer in compiling the EIR?
A: The Design Team Leader and Project Lead are well positioned to provide support in compiling the EIR.
Q: Does the Employer need to follow the format and content set out in the model EIR?
A: It is not strictly necessary to follow the content of the model EIR. However, a large portion of the EIR content is essential to define effective ways of working, including: Level of Detail, Planning the Work and Data Segregation, Security and BIM deliverables. Following the model EIRs helps to ensure that all information required by the Project Team will be readily available.