Viega Partners with Thomas Publishing Company to Add to On-Demand BIM Library
On-demand BIM library speeds design time by providing specific formats to users throughout the design-build process.
BROOMFIELD, Colorado – July 2018 –Through a continued partnership with Thomas Publishing Company, Viega LLC is adding to its BIM (building information modeling) library of easy-to-download, multi-format models. Partnering with Thomas, a data, platform and technology company, enables Viega to provide its customers with design flexibility and allows faster and easier specifying, designing and estimating of the company’s products.
The BIM content allows customers to configure Viega products in their specifications on any given project, enabling the output to be customized to a specific product on a selected platform. The additional BIM models are part of Viega’s ongoing commitment to address the needs of its design and fabrication contractors.
“By partnering with Thomas Publishing, we can provide architects, engineers and contracting professionals with the most current data in a wide variety of BIM formats that offer a convenient way to include Viega solutions in the early stages of a commercial building project,” said Jason McKinnon, director of technical services, Viega. “Customers can automatically generate and download drawings and insert them into their designs to ensure accuracy of the most recent product offerings.”
Professionals who visit the site can access hundreds of Viega products in more than 25 platforms including Revit®, AutoCAD® and AutoCADmep™. Viega product lines that are currently available for downloading include: Viega MegaPress®, Viega MegaPress® G, Viega MegaPress® Stainless 304 and 316, Viega MegaPress® CuNi, Viega ProPress®, Viega ProPress® G, Viega PureFlow® System, Viega MiniBloc™ and Viega ManaBloc®, Viega ProRadiant Stainless Manifolds and Manifold Cabinets and Viega Eco Plus® urinal, sink and water closet carriers.
Files can easily be accessed at: http://bim.viega.us/category/all-categories
The Viega Group, with a tradition of innovation for more than 115 years, has more than 4,000 employees worldwide and is among the leading manufacturers of pipe fitting installation technology. In metal press systems for industrial, commercial and residential projects, the company is the global market leader. In the U.S., Viega LLC employs more than 600 people and offers more than 3,000 products. These include Viega ProPress® for copper and stainless, Viega MegaPress® for carbon steel and stainless pipe, the Viega PureFlow® System including PEX and fittings in high-performance polymer and Zero Lead bronze, as well as MegaPress CuNi and SeaPress® systems for marine applications. Viega also specializes in the design, production and installation of ProRadiant heating and cooling systems, and offers In-Wall Flushing Technology including carriers and flush plates. For more information, visit viega.us.