Automation, Collaboration Key Themes at Autodesk Meeting

Automating construction and creating a collaborative, seamless cloud-based central space for all aspects of a project cycle dominated the scene at Autodesk University 2017. Global firms demonstrated advanced, real-world use cases of virtual reality, augmented reality and prefabrication, amid announcements of updates, partnerships and the debut of Autodesk’s new CEO. Continue reading

ENR’s Best Residential/Hospitality Porche Design Tower Features Nystrom Floor Doors

FCRMENR Southeast recently honored the Porsche Design Tower Miami as Best in Residential/Hospitality for 2017. Mark Morrell, Regional Territory Manager for the Southeast indicated that Nystrom provided the fire-rated floor doors for the project. Continue reading

World of Concrete – 2018

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The 2018 World of Concrete tradeshow will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from January 23 – 26. Please stop by and visit Nystrom at booth #N1353 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

For more information on World of Concrete, please visit www.worldofconcrete.com.

7 Joint Performance Considerations

Compression Seal Gray and BlackExpansion joint systems are found in many buildings. Joint systems are designed to close off the gap in a building system and still allow it to move. If the building is well designed, you will barely notice them. There are many factors that need to be considered to create a successful building joint. Continue reading

8 Building Joints and Locations

Joint Locations - AirportA relief joint slices through buildings as if a knife sliced it into sections. In doing so the joint encounters many different systems and materials. Locating joints is an art, sometimes introducing a joint in one location introduces movement in a different location. In complex buildings Continue reading