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HMMA Announces the Architectural BIM Website
November 16, 2016
We are pleased to announce the release of the HMMA BIM website designed specifically for the Architectural Design Professionals. HMMA has developed BIM objects for use by the architectural community. We invite you to download and use these BIM files …
Updated Standard Released: HMMA 850-14
November 16, 2016
NEWS RELEASE:Updated Standard Released: HMMA 850-14"Fire-Protection and Smoke Control Rated Hollow Metal Door and Frame Products" This updated standard is a detailed overview of the portfolio of fire rated products available through HMMA member compa…
MBG Testing Update
April 27, 2016
The MBG division has completed tests showing that their ANSI/NAAMM MBG treads meet the loading requirements of OSHA 29CFR 1910.24 (c). Treads tested included steel and aluminum treads with serrated or non-serrated edges in a range of lengths. The tes…
EMMA Testing Update
April 27, 2016
The EMMA division has completed tests showing the effectiveness of expanded metal used as a screen for openings. For details of the three tests, see the links below. The range of values for SHGC (Solar Heat Gain Coefficient) is from 0 to 1. A window …
ANSI/NAAMM Pending Standards
April 27, 2016
The following ANSI/NAAMM standards are currently being considered for revision or have a revision in progress: ANSI/NAAMM MBG 531 ANSI/NAAMM AMP FP 1001 The following ANSI/NAAMM standards under revision or proposed for reaffirmation are available for…