Tools for Design and Specification

Acuity Brands® offers a variety of tools to make the design and specification process simpler and faster for you! 


Methodik™ Sequence of Operations Tool

Methodik™ helps save hours of code research by generating a code-considerate sequence of operations that can be converted into space-specific product recommendations.

Augmented Reality (AR) App

Utilize the Augmented Reality (AR) Visualization Tool to help view lighting fixtures in any space.  Visualize fixtures and learn more about the product right from the app!

Visual Lighting Software

Combining lighting and energy calculation tools with powerful 3D modeling software, Visual simplifies design and provides comprehensive intelligence and analysis for lighting projects.

nLight® Specification Builder

This tool uses a setup assistant that allows you to enter project information and personalize specifications for your projects.

BIM Model Download by Brand

Easily get BIM models from any brand to assist in creating designs that are more sustainable, deliver productivity improvements, and provide greater value to owners. 

IES File Download by Brand 

Need to build your IES library?  Download ALL IES files by each lighting brand in the Acuity Brands portfolio!



Find code, industry and system specific typicals provided by Acuity Brands. Also get CAD risers and wiring diagram documents.


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