Peerless-AV Adds BIM Library

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Peerless-AV has now made its product line drawings Building Information Modeling (BIM) compatible. With BIM data now easily accessible, architects and other building professionals can integrate highly realistic models of Peerless-AV products directly into their digital designs, rather than drafting them independently or using generic placeholders. Each digital model includes all the necessary data, specifications […]

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A New Theme and Keynote for the 2014 Almo ProAV E4 Tour

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Last week Almo ProA/V kicked off its 5th Annual E4 AV Tour in Dallas, Texas with an all-new theme, over 30 exhibitors showing “smarter” AV product solutions and technologies, and 10 new seminars. If you have attended any of the E4 AV Tours, you likely know that rAVe founder, Gary Kayye has been the keynote […]

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WANTED: BIM OBJECTS!

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As I travel around the country, visiting architects and meeting engineers and other designers, I often ask them if they use Building Information Modeling.  Most of them do. This 3D design, simulation and modeling technology has changed the way that architecture is practiced.  By using this tool, designers can create a 3D replica of what […]

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Building Information Technology in AV

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Building Information Modeling is a 3D design, modeling and simulation technology for the architectural, engineering and construction industries.  While not new — elements have been around for several years — it is an important initiative that is changing standard practice in architecture today.  So what does it do?  Primarily, BIM is a shared knowledge resource […]

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