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W. R. MEADOWS Introduces Its First Building Information Model (BIM) for Air Barrier Systems

April 26, 2010

Hampshire, IL – W. R. MEADOWS is proud to announce the creation of its first building information model (BIM) for the AIR-SHIELD™ line of air and liquid moisture barriers. This BIM file can be found on the AIR-SHIELD applications details page at The BIM file is the first of its kind for W. R. MEADOWS, as the company works hard to stay on the cusp of upcoming technology. Using BIM technology is a rapidly growing development in the construction industry, and W. R. MEADOWS intends to lead at the forefront of this emerging technology. The BIM file includes information on the AIR-SHIELD line of products and the wall types the product can be used with. The W. R. MEADOWS products covered in the BIM file include AIR-SHIELD self-adhering air barrier, AIR-SHIELD LM liquid-applied air barrier, AIR-SHIELD LM (ALL SEASON) winter-grade air barrier, and AIR-SHIELD LMP vapor permeable wall barrier. W. R. MEADOWS is proud to offer this BIM file to all design teams who readily use this type of technology. The company looks forward to creating more models to help architects and engineers design and specify the wide array of W. R. MEADOWS building envelope products. For more information on W. R. MEADOWS, BIM, and/or the AIR-SHIELD line of products, call (847) 214-2100, e-mail, or visit


Unilock Benjamin Moore