Boral Plasterboard announces the new Boral designLAB, a new resource for a comprehensive range of building materials.

Boral designLAB is a new resource for building materials consisting of a comprehensive design catalogue of architectural CAD drawings, BIM files and product swatches in one easy‐to‐use library.

The Boral designLAB comprises of a CAD Library of architectural details/drawings in DWG, DXF and PDF file formats for bricks, blocks, plasterboard and roof tiles; a BIM Resource consisting of several hundred drawings provided as Autodesk Revit (RVT) and PDF files for plasterboard, bricks and blocks; and a Swatch Library with JPG files of brick colours and textures.

The Boral designLAB is a unique resource for architects, designers, builders and specifiers to help them successfully deliver projects and meet budget and timing challenges head on.

Users can share building information from the new BIM library, which also includes details for Boral plasterboard, bricks and blocks. A useful search function, and ability to download files direct to the desktop are some of the features of the new Boral designLAB.