Solibri Model Checker v5 Now Shipping

Solibri Model Checker v5

Solibri Extends the Capabilities of Model Checking

Helsinki, Finland, and Scottsdale, AZ November 25, 2008 — Solibri, Inc. announced today that Solibri Model Checker (SMC) v5 is now available. The newest version of the market leading software for checking and analyzing Building Information Models (BIM) delivers significant enhancements to the Quality Assurance and BIM Validation process.

SMCv5 dramatically improves the issue identification and resolution process

With SMCv5, identifying design and modeling problems is easier than ever. With the advanced sectioning tools, it is now possible to isolate and address issues, by location. The SMC model can now be updated with new versions of IFC files while preserving previous decisions, remarks, and presentations. SMCv5 also introduces a new collaborative reporting capability to improve the process of resolving issues and verifying corrections. The “Coordination Report” is a quality assurance tool which can be shared with the entire project team to collect proposed solutions and related comments.

We listen and we deliver

“We have been listening to our customers very carefully and many of the new features will answer these requests. At the same time we follow the international BIM development and standardization work and have a clear and sustainable development focus for the future” said Heikki Kulusjärvi, CEO of Solibri.

Ease of Use and Enhanced Performance for Quality Assurance

Solibri Model Checker v5 introduces the following major features:

  • New, intuitive, and easy to use graphical interface
  • New and Enhanced 3D Navigation tools
  • New Sectioning tools with result filtering
  • New reports for coordination and collaboration
  • Dynamic and flexible model update capability
  • Automated Issue Navigator with user defined views
  • Native colors (as exported from BIM Authoring tool)
  • Keyboard Shortcuts for power users
  • Support for Windows XP, Vista 32 and 64, and Mac Leopard 10.5x
  • Flexible licensing

About Solibri

Solibri, Inc. was established in 1999 to develop and market solutions that improve the quality of Building Information Modeling and make the entire design process more productive. Solibri is well recognized as the pioneer in providing out of the box software that automates the BIM Model Checking, Design Review, Analysis, and Code Checking process. Solibri’s customers include building owners and users, construction companies, architects and engineering firms.

For additional information about Solibri, please visit or contact:

Solibri, Inc.

Heikki Kulusjärvi, CEO

Itälahdenkatu 21A, 00210 Helsinki Finland

Phone: +358 10 5486800

Fax: +358 10 5486806

Email: [email protected]

Solibri LLC

Jonathan Widney, CEO

17470 N. Pacesetter Way

Scottsdale, Arizona 85255 USA

Phone: 480 305 2120

Fax: 480 305 2184

[email protected]