COBOURG, ON, June 17, 2011 /CNW/ - ARXX Corporation announced that it
has completed the process to have all of its products available in
Google SketchUp 3D becoming the first Insulating Concrete Form (ICF)
company to have this tool. Google SketchUp is a user-friendly 3D
modeling program incorporating an intelligent drawing system and
product models. Google SketchUp is showing rapid growth and adoption
within the design professional community as well as by contractors,
builders and homeowners. Using Google SketchUp can incorporate ARXX ICF
products into buildings instantly, making the design process easier and
faster than ever.
"We take leadership and innovation seriously," said Gael Mourant,
President & CEO of ARXX. "Being a leader requires taking the steps to
continually evolve products and services. We want to ensure that
designing and building with our products is as easy and accessible as
possible. We recognize the role that technology is playing in
facilitating how people design buildings. Google SketchUp is another
complementary tool being added to our existing technical resource base.
At ARXX we're dedicated to providing the best customer and technical
support in the industry," she added.
Access to the ARXX Google SketchUp product models can made through the
Technical Resources section of www.arxx.com. The addition of SketchUp complements the existing Building Information
Modeling (BIM) files and CAD product and design library.
ARXX is a leading supplier of Insulating Concrete Forms (ICFs) for green, energy-efficient residential and commercial construction.
ARXX products have been used in over 105,000 projects, representing 140 million square feet of walls and foundations,
throughout the United States and Canada. ARXX products enable
significant energy savings, greater comfort, security and quiet, and a
faster build than conventional construction. ARXX products have been
used in numerous LEED-certified projects have received major industry
and sustainability awards. See www.arxx.com for more information.
SOURCE Arxx Building Products
For further information:
P. Gael Mourant, ARXX Corporation