Implementing Digital Construction for a Leading UK Housebuilder by Toby Chisnall

Implementing Digital Construction for a Leading UK Housebuilder by Toby Chisnall

In this exclusive video for the BTN, Toby Chisnall (Business Change Consultant) discusses how digital developments have changed the construction industry in the UK.

Toby begins by discussing the situation and what is now known as ‘Digital Construction’, introducing the use of BIM (Building Information Modelling) for making processes more efficient and improving cost certainty. Toby covers the issues faced for introducing digital construction. He explains how implementing digital construction into the strategy of his client generated buy-in which allowed the change to be successful. Toby looks at the decision making process and the key stages of the changing attitudes within the organisation.

Toby has provided further information on the project and digital construction here.


Toby Chisnall (Business Change and Transformation Consultant, Ridgeline Consulting) develops, supports and delivers change and transformation programmes that provide tangible results for clients. He’s an MBA graduate with a substantial and successful track record in organisational change. Priding himself not just in developing transformative strategies but in working with people at all levels of an organisation to ensure plans are fully realised.

Ridgeline Consulting has been working with a leading UK Housebuilder to support their growth strategy. They were appointed to lead the small team and enable digital construction to become business as usual. Through utilising their client-centric approach to change, together they established an award-winning strategy and solution.

Implementation of the strategy has streamlined operations and generated multi-million-pound savings for their client. The improved quality of information has enabled their client to innovate and to create high-quality buildings its customers are proud to call home.