CMD Relaunches Construction Info. Web Site

Integrating the content of and adding new information features, CMD has relaunched its web site——to provide enhanced building product and construction information.


Integrating the content of and adding new information features, CMD has relaunched its web site— —to provide enhanced building product and construction information.

Site features include:

  • Product information database, searchable by CSI code, manufacturer name or keyword.

  • Directory of U.S. architecture firms.

  • Project cost data.

  • Online listing of state and local building codes.

  • Daily news feeds from Lexis-Nexis.

  • Articles from Consulting-Specifying Engineer and Building Design & Construction magazines.

"CMD First Source is designed to facilitate the day-to-day job functions of our users, allowing them to save time by efficiently finding the products and services they need," says Cy Caine, CMD's vice president for product management.

The site also includes links to enhanced production information sources such as:

  • CSI's SPEC-DATA — technical product information sheets.

  • CSI's MANU-SPEC — manufacturer-specific guide specifications.

  • CADBlocks — dimensionally accurate vector drawings and CAD details.

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