Thursday, February 29, 2024

IES - Newsletter signup & BIM Standards Committee

I am the chair of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) BIM Standards Committee. In today's post I will share a link to sign up for the IES newsletter and touch on what we have been working on. 

keep reading to learn more...

Lighting Parameters For Building Information Modeling

Recently, we have been working on a significant updates to Technical Memorandum TM-32-19 and look forward to promoting it to manufacturers and designers in support of more optimized workflows for lighting designers.
An update this this standard will be going into a public comment period soon. I will post about that when it is available for review.

IES Newsletter, Open and free to non-members

Sign up for the IES newsletter to keep up on all things lighting:

Alignment with Other Standards

Our new standard will align with other standards where they overlap. For example, check out this post I wrote about a standard the National Electrical Manufacturing Association (NEMA) adopted:

Advocating for BIM Workflows

Here is a post from two years ago, asking for industry help on promoting lighting design features within common BIM workflows:

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