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Sources: National Concrete Masonry Association, Herndon, Va.; CP staff

The 2017 BIM-M Symposium will be May 4-5 at the District Council Training Headquarters in Addison, Ill., located approximately 30 minutes west of Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. The program is geared to architects, engineers, masonry suppliers, contractors, and project owners. Presentations will include the use of digital tools for designing and detailing masonry projects in the BIM environment. Experts will highlight Autodesk Revit plug-ins, Sketch-up modeling, Tekla modeling for design and construction, and masonry BIM case histories. Free registration opens March 1 and can be obtained here.