Support for architects and planners: specifications, CAD drawings, BIM objects and other design tools

Support for architects and planners: specifications, CAD drawings, BIM objects and other design tools

technology manufacturer 2N diversifies its product range by offering A&E, BIM technology and other strategies for architects and designers.

2N is a company based in Prague engaged in the development and manufacture of products in the field of IP intercoms and access control systems. According to a 2016 IHS report, 2N is the world’s largest manufacturer of IP intercoms and a major innovator in IP access systems, IP audio and IP lift communicators. The company was established in 1991 in the Czech Republic, where its headquarters remain to this day.

With their support for architects and urban planners solution, 2N grouped all important documents and other project elements on one easily accessible page. The page is specially designed to direct users to the documents they are looking for. When interacting with 2N’s interface, project specifications are located on the website, while CAD drawings and BIM objects are conveniently located in a media library.

2N’s assistance to architects and urban planners offers:

Specifications for planners: When awarding a project, detailed specifications for each product are essential, and the A&E department is able to prepare them for users. 2N’s specifications include everything from a general description, product standards and certification, to the unique characteristics of each solution. All users need to do is copy the required sections into the project they are preparing. This service is ideal for specifying individual products in project documentation, as products can be easily copied into the document using Crtl+C and Ctrl+V.

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Courtesy of 2N

CAD drawings: With pre-prepared 2D drawings of their products, 2N CAD Blocks are fully sized and are available in .dwg and .pdf formats, so there’s no need to sit at the computer and draw them from scratch. To avoid unnecessary work, simply download the easy-to-access CAD drawings.

BIM objects: A building information model can help plan, construct, and manage a building simultaneously. With planning, design, construction and building administration components under complete control, BIM modeling is an effective strategy for completing any project in an accurate and organized manner. Users can now include 2N products and systems in their BIM models, with a library full of 2N BIM objects containing both their visualization and behavioral data.

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Courtesy of 2N

Virtual experience and 2N project designer: Taking a walking tour of a virtual 3D building makes it easier to know where and how to install 2N products. the virtual experience tool allows customers to see how amazing a door communication solution can be. Once selected, products can be included in a larger design for door access control in the Project designer tool in minutes.

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Courtesy of 2N

To learn more about support services for architects and designers, and to view a full range of products, visit The 2N catalog.