Benefits of Laser Scanning

What is one of the most “forgotten” obstacles when it comes to fitting MEP systems in a building? If you guessed joists & trusses, you are correct. How do they…

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Outstanding Apprentice: Kyle Anderson

Posted by: SMACNA AZ | 10 SEPT 2018Kyle Anderson, recent graduate of the Arizona Sheet Metal Apprenticeship, exemplifies the high standards and benefits provided by SMART Local 359 and its…

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4 Reasons We Love Autodesk Revit

We're hardly alone in our love of Autodesk Revit. The software is recognized throughout the industry as the gold standard for BIM design.In addition to its compatibility with other popular…

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BIM Detailing

This article assumes a basic working knowledge of what BIM is and how it is used in the construction industry. To learn more about BIM, please read our article, What Is…

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What Is BIM?

Building information modeling, BIM, is the process of modeling a construction project or existing structure in a 3D software environment. However, BIM goes much further than this. The “information” is…

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