Building Products in BIM
FREESTANDING GREEN WALLS
For creating "green wall" landscape elements, greenscreen®'s unique structure wire truss configuration enables spanning between structural members for use as a security fence, privacy screen, shade element, or three-dimensional enclosure. Attachment hardware, posts, colors, shapes, engineering, CAD and BIM available.
Georgia-Pacific Gypsum is a leading manufacturer of innovative and award-winning gypsum solutions which have long been recognized for contributing to the sustainability of commercial and residential buildings. Their pioneering and state-of-the-art fiberglass mat technology has inspired the construction industry to build with products that help manage moisture during and after the construction cycle.
FLEXIBLE SLIDING WALL SYSTEM
The thermally broken aluminum framed NanaWall HSW60 System, an exterior, weather-resistant, individual (single) panel sliding NanaWall system provides the ultimate in versatility and flexibility.
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WALL EXPANSION JOINT
Nystrom offers an online library of BIM families for their 10 complementary building product lines—another way to simplify the construction process. This BIM rendering of a wall expansion joint shows the installed joint and adjacent construction. For additional AIA credits, check out Nystrom’s continuing education course, “Building Movement Joints and BIM.”
REVIT® FAMILIES FOR WINDOWS + DOORS
Pella Commercial offers comprehensive Revit® families for its aluminum-clad wood and fiberglass windows and doors. The families provide flexibility with muntin patterns and sizing, include exterior and interior finish options, provide fields for important energy data like U-factor, and make it easy to group windows, adjust setbacks, and change interior trim conditions. Visit Pella Commercial
"NEUTRAL-REFLECTIVE, LOW-E GLASS"
Solarban R100 glass is a neutral-reflective, solar control, low-e glass. With visible light transmittance (VLT) of 42 percent and a solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) of 0.23, Solarban R100 glass has a 1.79 light-to-solar gain (LSG) ratio, up to 29 percent greater than competing neutral-reflective, low-e glasses.
BIM NEWS AND INTELLIGENCE
The rapid emergence of Building Information Modeling (BIM) is changing the way AEC project teams work together to communicate, solve problems and build better projects faster and at less cost. And no one can match McGraw-Hill Construction's ability to help you understand and benefit from this transformation. Our special BIM section includes news and case studies; in-depth research; conference & product info; image galleries; and more.