Posts Tagged ‘ BIM ’

GANA Fall Conference Discussions Cover Big Topics

Sep 29th, 2014

Culp GANA Energy Division Update 23Sep14.pdf

When the Glass Association of North America (GANA) divisions and committees met in Toronto last week for the group’s Fall Conference, members had plenty to discuss. Those in attendance covered topics ranging from ongoing interest in Building Information Modeling (BIM) to codes and standards, energy performance and more. In the Energy Division meeting, Tom Culp [...]

AAMA Streamlines BIM Process for Fenestration Industry with New Specification

Aug 1st, 2013

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13, Voluntary Specification for Non-Residential Fenestration Building Information Modeling (BIM), which identifies and outlines minimum requirements for two widely-used model types — design intent (DI) models and project execution and coordination (PEC) models — and is intended to be referenced in other industry standards, contract documents, proposals [...]

New BIM Standard Could Affect Industry

Jun 4th, 2012

A consensus-based standard governing Building Information Modeling (BIM) for use in the United States will be passed along to numerous other countries including United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Korea, Australia and New Zealand in an effort to share information to allow for cost-effective building, according to the executive director of Building Smart Alliance (BSA) and staff [...]