Ben Akada

Ben Akada has more than 28 years of experience in the AEC Industry.

As a Corporate BIM Manager for Thornton Tomasetti, Inc., Ben guides both office practices and project teams in adopting BIM practices and harnessing the full potential of digital tools. He is responsible for developing and maintaining BIM protocols, templates, and libraries, ensuring that projects adhere to industry standards and regulatory requirements.

Throughout his career, Ben has played a crucial role in leveraging BIM methodologies to enhance the design and construction processes for complex structural engineering projects. His understanding of structural engineering principles combined with his proficiency in BIM software and tools allows him to develop innovative strategies that improve collaboration, increase efficiency, and minimize errors during project execution.