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New GSA BIM guide developed

The U.S. General Services Administration and Bentley Systems, Inc., collaborated on development of The Building Information Modeling Guide Series 02—Spatial Validation Program.

Comment sought on seismic standard

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ Structural Engineering Institute (ASCE/SEI) will conduct a public comment period on the first supplement to its Seismic Rehabilitation of Existing Buildings Standard (ASCE 41-06).