The following software products provide the means for evaluating and predicting performance of next generation materials and products in buildings. They also provide the means to assure that buildings work better throughout their useful lives and allow technology-based innovations to modernize and assure the safety and performance of construction.
The codes in the list below have the following meanings:
||PC product, most available for purchase, some are free
||Free online system
||Inclusion in the NIST Data Gateway - a portal providing access to many NIST scientific and technical databases. It is searchable by keyword, property, or substance name.
||Product contains data that have undergone rigorous critical evaluation by experienced researchers who recommend best values.
||Product is a yearly subscription web product.
Building and Fire Research Software Programs
Building and Economic Analysis Software page
Building for Environmental and Economic Sustainability (BEES), free downloadable software
Bridge Life Cycle Costing Software, free downloadable software
CIS2 Visual Interoperability Testbed, Online
Cement Modeling Software, free to download
Heat Transmission Properties of Insulating and Building Materials, Online, DG
MOIST (predicts heat and moisture transfer) PC, free to download
Multizone Airflow Modeling Software (CONTAMW), free to download
The Visible Cement Dataset, Online