Delivers Various Bradley BIM File Formats

Posted by Daniel Hughes on Jul 12, 2016 10:17:02 AM

Bradley BIM is testing the BIM file format output and downloads of a new online BIM library

Our initial focus is to provide our global clients with access to Bradley BIM product files in a variety of file formats used by the AECO community.

  1. Revit, AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Inventor
  2. ArchiCAD, All Plan
  3. Bentley AECOSim
  4. Trimble SketchUp and others
  5. IFC, DXF, SAT, PDF 

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Secondarily, Bradley has been using BIM for our international products in the Middle East (UAE, Dubai, Saudia Arabia), UK/EU and Latin America. These regions use a variety of BIM file formats and work in metric rather than imperial units. provides multi-BIM file support for a Bradley International Team that has served International, global projects with Bradley plumbing fixtures, washroom accessories and industrial fixtures for over 45 years. 

Bradley BIM is currently testing the delivery of BIM files for our Bradley Diplomat Series of Washroom Accessories

Here's an example of product download page; check out the 3D viewing, sectioning and visual tools at the bottom of the product page.

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Topics: Revit MEP, graphisoft archicad, Bentley AECOsim Building Designer, Bentley V8i SELECTseries 5, Bradley International Team, revit architecture,

Bradley Revit-BIM Family Quality Standards | Top 10 FAQs

Posted by Daniel Hughes on Apr 2, 2016 7:46:00 AM

Each week Bradley clients; architects, engineers, contractors and facility owners contact our Revit-BIM Team with questions that ask;

"How are Bradley Revit families created?"

Here are the Top 10 Value Points that we share with them;

01) Extensive Division 10 & 22 Revit Library: Bradley's Revit Family Library currently has more than 1000 Revit family components representing thousands of Bradley plumbing fixture and specialty equipment products.

02) Documented-Proven Modeling Standards: We initially used the Revit Model Style Guide from Autodesk SEEK.

However, based on 10 years of actual Revit-BIM project experience, I rewrote and tripled the size of the original document. Bradley's new document better serves our clients' and the industry's evolving Revit-BIM project standards-practices.


03) Family Types: Bradley Revit family models represent thousands of Bradley products. Many Revit families include multiple variations of each Bradley product.

 We define product variations for a single Revit family; one of two ways:

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Topics: bradley revit library, Revit MEP, Bradley Revit-BIM FAQs, Revit material catalog, Revit Plumbing fixtures, Revit Help-Technical Support, omniclas title numbers, Bradley Plumbing Fixture Revit Family, masterformat title numbers, Bradley Specialty Equipment Revit Family, revit architecture family component, revit technical support, revit 2012 2011 2010 family library

Revit Family Poll | Which Version of Revit Are You Using?

Posted by Daniel Hughes on Feb 4, 2012 4:45:43 AM

The Bradley Revit Family Library (all 1000 families) is being updated to Revit 2011.

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Topics: Revit MEP, revit 2013 family, Revit MEP family component, revit family poll, revit 2013 2012 2011 2010 family library, revit 2010 family, Bradley Revit Polls, revit 2012 family, revit 2011 family, Revit-BIM Trends, revit, revit architecture family component, revit architecture, autodesk

Bradley Revit Verge-Lavatory Family

Posted by Jonathan Rydz on Apr 12, 2011 10:10:34 AM

The Revit Verge (lavatory) Family Components (4 files) are located in the Bradley Revit Family Library (1,000 Revit Models) with a default Revit material from the Bradley Revit material catalogs.

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Topics: bradley revit library, Revit MEP, Revit material catalog, Revit Plumbing fixtures, revit verge sink, bradley lavatory systems, bradley verge revit family component, bradley revit sink family, bim sink model, Revit Bradley, revit lavatory sink family

Bradley Evero Revit Family Material Catalog | Update

Posted by Jonathan Rydz on Apr 8, 2011 11:36:21 AM

Thanks to Adam Wrzeski at BCE Engineers for alerting us to a situation with our Bradley Revit Family Evero Material Catalog.

One of the Revit material definitions was not downloading, even though it was in the file. We've tracked down the problem to a busted link and re-posted the corrected file.

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Topics: bradley revit library, Revit MEP, Revit material catalog, Revit Plumbing fixtures, Bradley Plumbing Fixture Revit Family, revit render material, Revit Bradley, revit architecture family component


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