Tools (Alphabetical Listing)

The following tools are listed in alphabetical order. Click on the tool name for more information.

Architectural Painting Specification Decision Tree

The Master Painters Institute Architectural Painting Specification Decision Tree method was developed as a result of a request from the U.S. Navy. Usi...

ATHENA EcoCalculator for Assemblies

Architects, engineers and other design professionals can have instant access to instant life-cycle assessment (LCA) results for hundreds of common bui...

ATHENA Impact Estimator for Buildings

Architects, engineers and researchers can get life cycle assessment (LCA) answers about conceptual designs of new buildings or renovations to existing...

BLAST (Building Loads Analysis and System Thermodynamics)

BLAST (Building Loads Analysis and System Thermodynamics) is a family of programs for predicting heating and cooling energy consumption in buildings a...

Building for Environmental and Economic Sustainability (BEES)

The BEES software brings to your fingertips a powerful technique for balancing the environmental and economic performance of building products. The to...

Building Life-Cycle Cost (BLCC)

BLCC5 is programmed in Java with an XML file format. The user's guide is part of the BLCC5 Help system. The program maintains the same basic approach ...

COMcheck

The COMcheck materials (software, manual code compliance, and reference guides) simplify and clarify commercial and high-rise residential energy code ...

Construction Waste Management Database

The Construction Waste Management Database contains information on companies that haul, collect and process recyclable debris from construction projec...

Decision Support Tools for Green Building

"Decision Support Tools for Green Building" is a reference document containing entries to a variety of resources aiding project teams in designing sus...

ECONPACK

A comprehensive economic analysis computer package incorporating economic analysis calculations, documentation and reporting capabilities. It is struc...

EISA 2007 Section 438 Compliance Documentation

This tool was prepared to help you document and record compliance with the Energy Independence and Security Act Section 438. If you follow the outline...

Energy Escalation Rate Calculator (EERC)

The Energy Escalation Rate Calculator computes an average annual escalation rate for fuel prices from the annual energy price forecasts of the DOE Ene...

EnergyPlus

A new generation building energy simulation program that builds on the most popular features and capabilities of BLAST and DOE-2. EnergyPlus includes ...

Facility Energy Decision System (FEDS)

Provides a comprehensive method for quickly and objectively identifying energy improvements that offer maximum savings. It is an easy to use tool for ...

FIXMOOR

The FIXMOOR Web application provides a Web-based interface for users to define, analyze and configure ship moorings and their force calculations. This...

Hourly Analysis Program (HAP)

A system design tool and an energy simulation tool in one package. Uses a Windows-based graphical user interface and 32-bit software. HAP's design mod...

LEED® Version 2.1 Credit / WBDG Resource Page Matrix

The LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Gree...

LEED®-DoD Antiterrorism Standards Tool

The LEED®-DoD Antiterrorism Standards Tool addresses the security implications of strategies used to achieve each LEED credit with regard to their...

Motormaster+

An energy-efficient motor selection and management tool, MotorMaster+ software includes a catalog of over 20,000 AC motors. This tool features motor i...

Parametric Cost Engineering System (PACES)

Parametric Cost Engineering System (PACES) software is a cost engineering tool used to assist with the development of planning and budgeting ...

Pavement-Transportation Computer Assisted Structural Engineering (PCASE)

PCASE, or "Pavement-Transportation Computer Assisted Structural Engineering", is a software program that incorporates all transportation design and ev...

PC-Cost

The PC-Cost Module is a software tool used to prepare and submit budget estimates for construction projects. The program permits estimates to be prepa...

ProjNetSM

A goverment-to-business extranet supporting a variety of processes required in public sector contracts. Includes the award winning Design Review and ...

Remedial Action Cost Engineering and Requirements (RACER)

The Remedial Action Cost Engineering and Requirements (RACER) software is a Windows-based environmental remediation/corrective action cost-estimating ...

REScheck

REScheck is designed to demonstrate compliance with the requirements of the Council of America Building Officials (CABO) Model Energy Code (MEC) and t...

RoofNav

RoofNav is a free Web-based tool developed by FM Approvals™ that provides fast access to the most up-to-date FM Approved roofing products and as...

SHIPS

The Ships Characteristics Database (SCDB) provides a means for viewing and maintaining ships data of U.S. Navy and MSC ships....

SpecsIntact

SpecsIntact (Specifications-Kept-Intact) is an automated system for preparing standardized facility construction specifications. The system is used by...

SuccessEstimator

SuccessEstimator is a 32-Bit integrated estimating and cost management program. It features a user-defined work breakdown structure & drag-n-drop ...

Target Finder

Target Finder is an internet-based tool that helps you manage energy during the design of a new building. With Target Finder you can set an aggressive...

TRACE 700

TRACE™ 700 combines the power of the building and load design portions of TRACE 600 with the simplicity of a Windows-based operating environment...

Window Glazing Analysis Response and Design (WINGARD)

GSA developed a state-of-the-art method to analyze and predict the behavior of window glass under blast loads. This method, entitled Window Glazing A...

WUFI-ORNL/IBP

WUFI-ORNL/IBP is a menu-driven PC program which allows realistic calculation of the transient coupled one-dimensional heat and moisture transport in m...