Security Solutions Now Easier to Specify with Vicon and ARCAT Partnership
Edgewood, NY: (June 12, 2014) – Vicon Industries Inc. (VII:NYSE-MKT) (“Vicon”), a leading security solutions provider and producer, has partnered with ARCAT in creating building information specifications. Vicon’s video security management system are now available for free download as BIM® objects, complete building product specifications and through the use of the SpecWizard® guide. These specifications can be viewed on both the ARCATand Vicon website.
This state of the art digital profiling will provide architectural, engineering and design professionals the tools to save time and money and significantly enhance the quality of their designs:
· Seamlessly design creative and innovative drawing projects from inception with easy to access BIM 3-D objects and guidance through SpecWizard
· Eliminate data entry and product research with complete specs to deliver projects faster and more economically
· Improve real world performance through simulated 3-D models
· Document projects accurately and more efficiently
Vicon BIM objects are revit, dwg, and dgn formatted for use with all major BIM and CAD software, including AutoCad, Sketch-up, ArchiCad, as well as others. These commercial design and construction tools offer graphics with easy drag-and-drop features and product data that are uniform and modifiable. The SpecWizard makes the job even easier for A & E’s as this guidance tool helps select and configure products to CSI 3-Part specifications. Building Product Specifications are also provided in detailed long-form format to efficiently incorporate into project drawings.
“Vicon is dedicated to being a leader in providing the resources consultants and engineers want most. Our latest effort, the SpecWizard, will shorten the time and effort to create a complete video solution specification,” says Bret McGowan, Sr VP Sales & Marketing, Vicon Industries.
Vicon®Industries is an industry-leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of video systems and components used for security, surveillance, safety and control purposes. Celebrating over 40 years in business, the company is unrivalled in experience developing video surveillance technologies. Vicon systems are employed worldwide in high-profile, enterprise-scale installations by a diverse range of customers, including governments, Fortune 500 companies, private and public institutions, and global transit and commerce hubs.