Avatech Solutions Receives New Designation that
Recognizes Excellence in
Building Product Modeling Services
Strategic BIM Content and Publishing Services Help Manufacturers Win New Business
March 01, 2010 08:47 AM Eastern Time
BALTIMORE--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Avatech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB:AVSO), America’s leading
professional services company for design and engineering technologies, announces it has been designated an
Autodesk Seek Content Service Provider. This designation recognizes Avatech’s leadership role in helping building
product manufacturers develop data-rich 3D models of their products for easy download and inclusion into digital
building information models (BIM).
BIM encompasses the creation and use of a coordinated, consistent 3D model in which objects reflect real-world
behavior and specifications—and is a process being adopted by architectural, engineering and construction (AEC)
firms at a phenomenal rate. With more than 80 percent of the top AEC firms worldwide now using BIM,
manufacturers need to ensure that their products integrate into the BIM process that is driving large institutional,
commercial, and industrial building projects.
The consulting services group at Avatech has worked successfully with a wide variety of building product
manufacturers to develop modeling program strategies and BIM product content. Avatech’s new Autodesk
designation ensures that clients’ models comply with the standards preferred by the millions of Autodesk Revit® and
AutoCAD® users worldwide.
“Developed for professional designers, Autodesk Seek is an online source of digital product models that employ
established style guidelines and standards. We have been providing models that meet or exceed these requirements
for some time,” says Scott Hale, Vice President of Manufacturing Consulting Services, Avatech Solutions. “We’re
helping manufacturers build detailed BIM product models that architects and engineers can discover online and
embed directly in their projects. As a re