AEC Connect is Australia's premier independent Design Technology, Digital Engineering, and BIM consultancy. AEC Connect assists building clients, contractors, and design consultants in the application of high-end technology and building data. AEC Connect has profound insights in building information management across the entire building lifecycle, allowing us to take a holistic approach to facilitate technology uptake beyond the limits of professional boundaries.
AEC Connect helps public and private clients to get maximum value out of building data across the entire life-cycle of projects. We currently advise Development Victoria on Stage 3 Melbourne Park Redevelopment and we work with other large client bodies and contractors on their strategic approach to BIM throughout their organisation and on specific projects.
AEC Connect was founded in 2009 by Dr. Dominik Holzer. By now, it has become one of the leading Australian firms offering support for Digital Transformation in the Australian construction sector. Dr. Holzer was a member of on the Standards Australia BD-104 Committee for BIM Standards. He served as the National Chair of the Australian Institute of Architects (AIA) and Consult Australia’s ‘BIM Steering Group’ from 2011-2013. He chaired the VIC Chapter AIA Education Committee from 2017 until early 2020, and he has published numerous Design Technology guidelines for public and private organisations. Next to his work in practice, Dr. Holzer is an Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He recently published: "The BIM Manager's Handbook" for the internationally renown publisher Wiley.