Silva Timber release the UK's first timber cladding BIM Objects for the Build Industry.
Silva Timber are pleased to announce the release of Western Red Cedar timber cladding as downloadable BIM Objects, compatible with Autodesk Revit.
Building Information Modelling (BIM) has the potential to transform the build and construction industry. Silva are proud to lead the way in the timber industry as the first timber cladding supplier in the UK to offer BIM objects.
Nick Taylor, Managing Director, commented; "Silva Timber are constantly looking to innovate and feel the creation of BIM objects are crucial to help service the build industry, demonstrating our commitment to offer exemplary service and expert advice to architects, contractors, designers and developers alike. I look forward to seeing some breath-taking buildings specifying Silva Timber cladding in the future thanks to our investment in BIM."
As the UK's timber cladding experts, Silva Timber hope the BIM Objects will help guide the build process from design conception right through to service life. Combined with the new Silva Specify section at www.silvatimber.co.uk, Silva Timber offer all the information needed to help designers, architects, contractors and developers get the most out of the natural beauty of wood.
Silva Timber currently offer Western Red Cedar cladding BIM Objects, with further materials available in early 2013. To download the objects click here - http://www.silvatimber.co.uk/specify
Silva Timber's BIM Objects are also available to download at The BIM Store, alongside their desktop app.