BJAC Releases Podcast on BIM

Raleigh, NC, November 15, 2008 --( Lou Jurkowski, chief executive officer of BJAC pa (, one of the largest woman-owned architectural design firms in the Southeast, has announced the release of a podcast on the benefits of using Building Information Modeling (BIM). In this podcast, Jim Briglia, an architect at the firm who is responsible for architectural design, construction, construction documents and the management of higher learning building projects, discusses the benefits of using BIM at BJAC. He explains why BJAC is switching from using vector based lines to using this new modeling technology, as well as how the change will increase efficiency and productivity at the firm. Briglia provides insight into how BIM will decrease errors and enable a more unified project team. This podcast is available for download at

“The shift to using Building Information Modeling is an important change for the firm and for the architectural profession,” said Jurkowski. “We expect this new modeling technology to help us decrease errors and increase productivity, while elevating the level of project design through enhanced visualization.”

About BJAC:
BJAC pa, is one of the largest woman-owned architectural design firms in the Southeast. Established in 1994 by CEO and Managing Principal Lou Jurkowski, the firm specializes in healthcare, K-20 education, research, municipal and museum projects. BJAC provides a broad range of in-depth services to its clients, including pre-design, programming, design, master planning, construction management, interior design, contract administration and design build. With offices in Raleigh and Charlotte, the firm has completed more than 500 projects to date, ranging in size from less than 5,000 to more than 400,000 sq. ft. For more information, please call BJAC at (919) 833-8818 or visit

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