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Monthly Archives: September 2017

BIM-M Update

September 18, 2017

BIM-M Update by Jamie L. Davis, P.E., LEED AP, Principal The BIM-M Initiative – Building Information Modeling for Masonry – is well on its way toward its mission to unify the masonry industry and all supporting industries through the development and implementation of BIM tools for masonry. I have been fortunate to chair the BIM-M…
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NCMA’s CPU Online Level 2 now available

September 18, 2017

CPU Online offers an extensive variety of courses designed to elevate the knowledge of professionals in the manufactured concrete products industry. CPU Online will ensure a professional pathway to success from the comfort of your desk! See below for listings of CMU Level 2 courses.  CPU Online Level 2 Courses: The Level 2 courses on…
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Tackling Energy Codes with Energy Modeling

September 14, 2017

From TMS News Brief August 31, 2017 The Building Code Assistance Project (BCAP) in 2016 published a paper mapping the existing landscape of building energy codes and modeling software, highlighting current best practices and how to remove barriers. The paper also summarizes the results of BCAP's 2015 survey of design professionals, which describes their current…
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Masonry Program at Alfred State

September 14, 2017

Masonry Program at www.alfredstate.edu We are located in Wellsville, NY.  Unfortunately, it’s the best kept secret.  There is not enough student interest, and this program may be eliminated.  We have an excellent program, but getting the word out is our biggest challenge.  There are no other schools like what we have here.  We just celebrated…
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