By GSCB Staff

PPG Architectural Coatings has announced the availability of a new comprehensive library of Building Information Modeling (BIM) materials for its Johnstone’s Trade, GORI, and PPG Protective Coatings products through a new partnership with BIMsmith®, a leading product research platform for architects and designers.

The partnership involves the creation of data-rich digital materials that enable designers to visualize and render photorealistic colors of Johnstone’s Trade, GORI, and PPG Protective Coatings in Autodesk® Revit and other leading architectural design applications.

As part of the partnership, products from PPG Architectural Coatings are also now available to architects and designers around the world on BIMsmith Market, the leading cloud platform for building product research.

The new PPG BIM materials are also now available on a new PPG specifier website []. From BIM material files and environmental product declarations to Green Building guidance and the latest news & insights from PPG, the new PPG specifier site provides easy access to essential information and tools to support designers through the specification process.