FerrousWheel – First Launch | Symmetrys


Symmetrys are thrilled to announce the primary launch of FerrousWheel. That is an automatic instrument we now have been engaged on in collaboration with London South Financial institution College, funded by Innovate UK’s Accelerated Data Switch initiative.

FerrousWheel is a piece in progress instrument that has to this point been developed by the implausible workforce at LSBU. Our automated instrument hyperlinks with Revit and means that you can entry metal stockists, reclaimed metal inventory and swap out the metal that you’ve got in your Revit mannequin for the equal reclaimed metal part. The concept is to make the method of suggesting metal reuse as an thought to purchasers so much faster for designers.

FerrousWheel is totally open-source and free for all to entry. We aren’t growing it to promote on. We need to share as a lot analysis and data that we now have, with the purpose to assist others scale back the embodied carbon of their designs throughout the trade.

This works each methods. We hope the discharge of the instrument is in flip going to generate a superb quantity of suggestions that we will then feed into the instrument so it may be refined and be much more proficient for all customers.

Because the trade works to scale back embodied carbon related to metal manufacturing and make metal a part of a round financial system, Ferrous Wheel needs to be a game-changer and we’re very excited to see additional developments over the course of 2023.


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