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Visualizations of the Most Used AutoCAD, Revit, and 3dsMax Commands

The 'Customer Involvement Program' of Autodesk's research department has, over the years, compiled a database of over 60 million individual commands …

Revit 2018 Adds New Features for MEP and Structural Engineers

Given that one of BIM’s chief benefits is its ability to enhance collaboration between project stakeholders, it’s of key importance that software …

Engineering

The Art of Rendering: 10 Reasons Why V-Ray Is the Perfect Partner for Revit

It happened relatively quietly in the fall of 2016, but could well be regarded as one of the year’s most significant releases in recent memory for the architectural visualization industry. When it comes to the synthesis of Revit and V-Ray, the phrase “better late than never” has never been more apt …

Virtual Reality

Top 3 Computational BIM Workflows for Architects

For a long time, interoperability between Conceptual modelling tools and BIM software has essentially been nonexistent. Hence, instead of using the …

Autodesk Project Quantum: the future of BIM?

In an exclusive interview, Martyn Day speaks to Autodesk chief software architect Jim Awe about the company’s vision of the next generation of BIM …

What’s pyRevit

What is pyRevit?<p><b>pyRevit</b> is an IronPython script library for Revit. However, it is not really written as an example library. It is a working set of …

The Ultimate Guide to Revit Shortcuts

<i>This article was originally published on ArchSmarter.</i><p>For all the work you do in Revit, there’s a keyboard shortcut that can help you do it …

Seeking for Autodesk Seek? Seek No More … Your BIM Data Is Now on BIMobject

Until recently, Autodesk Seek was what Autodesk users such as architects, engineers and other design professionals used to search for, preview and …

The 10 Hottest Productivity Tools of 2017 | Inc.com

Tools--hardware, software, apps, etc.--come and go. That's the nature of progress. But what never goes away is knowledge. Once you know a way to be more efficient and effective--a new approach, a new mindset, a new strategy or technique--that tool is yours forever.<p>And so is your ability to get more …

Time Management

El momento de apostar por la construcción 4.0

En este momento, en el que el año 2016 está a punto de acabar, nos sentimos obligados a hacer balance de la situación del mercado inmobiliario, que …

Instant Section Box Tool for Revit

I love finding an easy useful add-in. Last week, this got sent to me by one of my staff.<p>It’s a tool by a mob called COINS and it will create a …

Trellit en acción! (Trello + Revit

Ya esta casi lista la primera versión de Trellit! Un plugin que hemos desarrollado para integrar la gestión de proyectos con Trello dentro de un …

Perspectives on Historic BIM Developments in Italy

Perspectives on Historic BIM Developments in ItalyAECbytes Viewpoint #82 (December 15, 2016)<p><b>Stefano Della Torre</b> <i><br>Politecnico di Milano</i><p>The BHIMM …

Engineering

Grasshopper-ARCHICAD Live Connection Now Also Available for Mac OS Users

BUDAPEST, December 13, 2016 – GRAPHISOFT®, the leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) software developer for architects, has announced the …

Algorithms

The Building Coder

I went back to answering way too many questions in the Revit API discussion forum yesterday.<p>However, two other interesting topics also cropped up …

Construction Progresses at Apple's Campus 2

TECHNOLOGY giants Apple never do anything by halves. The development of their future “Campus 2” headquarters is the perfect example of a mind-set …

Tim Cook

The 20 key BIM terms you need to know

Cut through the sheer volumes of new technical terms and keywords and cherrypick just those essentials with some nice supporting definitions.<p>10. …

Engineering

How to define BIM Use

For those that don't know, a <i>BIM Use</i> is a task, outcome or deliverable that a BIM model is used for. For example when a BIM model is used for …