Armacell obtains GDO-BIM quality certificate
- Guarantee optimal graphic data and traceability of BIM objects.
- Contribute to the development of quality projects with competitive tools.
- Optimize digital planning of projects
Luxembourg/Madrid 30 September 2021 – Armacell, a global leader in flexible foam for the equipment insulation market and a leading provider of engineered foams, obtains the GDO-BIM Quality Certificate.
This quality standard, developed by the company Bimetica, is the most widely used internationally, with great acceptance by manufacturers and professionals seeking a harmonized data structuring system.
The GDO-BIM certificate obtained by Armacell guarantees that the BIM (Building Information Modeling) tools have been developed with a BIM compatible software, version and language chosen, and that they respect Intellectual Property Rights (Copyright), contain the optimal graphic data (usable in environments from LOD 100 to 500), comply with the Structure (parameters) and Data Traceability that is required in a BIM project (usable in Phases 1 to 8) according to the BIM Object Development Standard (GDO-BIM).
Traceability, Usability Parameter Scheme, and BIM Object Data with the GDO-BIM Standard throughout the Project´s Life Cycle.
With this certification, Armacell‘s library of BIM objects contributes to developing quality projects by offering users the full potential of working with highly competitive tools. Armacell has been the first manufacturer of flexible insulation materials to provide BIM objects, recently introducing an Autodesk Revit® Plug-in to optimize the digital planning of technical insulation materials for installations in a project.
Aware of the role assumed by the library of BIM objects in the value chain of a project, Armacell is committed to continuing to innovate in the development and planning of its digital tools.
Armacell’s products significantly contribute to global energy efficiency making a difference around the world every day. With 3,135 employees and 24 production plants in 16 countries, the company operates two main businesses, Advanced Insulation and Engineered Foams, and generated net sales of EUR 644 million and adjusted EBITDA of EUR 134 million in 2019. Armacell focuses on insulation materials for technical equipment, high-performance foams for high-tech and lightweight applications and next generation aerogel blanket technology. For more information, please visit: www.armacell.com.