Coffee with Caleffi™: How to Utilize BIM in Hydronic System Design



How to Utilize BIM in Hydronic System Design
Thursday,  August 20
1pm EDT
12 noon CDT
11am MDT
10am PDT
9am AKDT

Guest speaker Jim Meseke, Director of BIM Content at ENGworks, will introduce you to how BIM is incorporated into a hydronic system design.  He will also show how to utilize a Caleffi BIM model (where to find it, how to import it and how to use it). You'll learn:

- What is BIM and who uses it?
- Why use BIM? (vs. conventional CAD)
- Where has BIM been? And where is BIM heading?
- Are all BIM files alike?
- What types of simulation is BIM capable of?
- What are common component connection problems?
- What application parameters can BIM files contain- such as minimum wall clearance?
- How easy is it to substitute one component for another in a system?
- How do I implement Caleffi Revit Content?
- What sets Caleffi BIM Content apart from our competition?

A new speaker to our Coffee with Caleffi webinars, Jim brings 21 years' of AEC experience to the table. An expert in the field who serves as the Director of BIM Content at ENGworks, he is delighted to share his expertise and tips he has learned along the way to make your job easier.

As Director of BIM Content, Jim not only manages multi-platform and multi-discipline BIM Content projects, but is also responsible for innovating modeling techniques, standardizing guidelines for the creation of BIM content, and provides the quality assurance for the BIM Content team at ENGworks. The ENGworks team is well recognized internationally as a top provider of Revit models for Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire Protection products.

All Coffee with Caleffi webinars are free, but registration is required.  After registering, you will be immediately forwarded a confirming e-mail containing log-in details for attending the webinar. When training time comes, grab a coffee, tune in and learn more about Caleffi’s innovative products and how they can add value to your work.

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