connects to BIM libraries, AIA/CES course menu, product specifications, performance data and more

Tubelite Inc. offers architects and other building team members on-demand, free access to Building Information Modeling (BIM) libraries, product specifications, performance data and other information on its entrances, windows, storefront framing, curtainwall, sun shades and light shelves.

From, visitors can access Autodesk(R) Seek’s and CADdetails’ BIM libraries by clicking on the Products menu and following the links for either Product Types or Technical Data Index.The Technical Data Index also features CAD files, product details and specifications, test reports, windload charts, door hardware, glazing charts and installation instructions.

Further supporting the architectural community’s professional development needs, Tubelite’s associates deliver one-hour, in-person educational presentations available through the American Institute of Architects’ Continuing Education System (AIA/CES). Participants can receive 1.0 Learning Unit (LU) for each program and three of the courses are recognized for health, safety and welfare (HSW) credits.

Currently, Tubelite’s AIA/CES course menu includes:

* How to Select the Right Architectural Aluminum Product

* The In’s and Out’s of Architectural Aluminum Doors and Frames

* Green: Architectural Aluminum Products for Commercial Construction (HSW)

* What Are Modified and Custom Aluminum Doors

* Integrated Façade Design: Daylighting (HSW)

* Integrated Façade Design: U-Factors (HSW)

To learn more about Tubelite’s AIA/CES courses, technical data index, products and more, please visit

About Tubelite Inc.

Tubelite was established in 1945 and is part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. The company’s headquarters, distribution, warehousing and assembly operations are in Walker, Michigan. Its facility in Reed City, Michigan, houses the company’s aluminum extrusion operation. In 2011, the company expanded with an additional facility in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, and offices in Rockhill, South Carolina, to better serve clients working in the southern states.

Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the Glass Association of North America (GANA), and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).Association of North America (GANA), and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).


600450 connects to BIM libraries, AIA/CES course menu, product specifications, performance data and more
Date: 23 June 2014
Source: Tubelite Inc.

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