Friday, January 29, 2021

Revit Shared Coordinates - Working with Consultant Models

When working with Revit's shared coordinated it is helpful to understand how to work with consultant models... that is the topic of today's post. This includes the initial set up and what happens when the building needs to move on the site later on, once everything has been set up.

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Revit Shared Coordinates - Civil CAD to Revit and Back

In today's post I will cover my preferred workflow to set up shared coordinates in Autodesk Revit, supporting roundtripping with Civil CAD (using AutoCAD or Civil 3D). There are always exceptions and situations that require deviations, but the process works well and checks a lot of boxes.

I created a detailed YouTube video highlighting all the steps, including how to move the building once shared coordinates has been enabled.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

BIM 360 Issues Revit Add-in

A quick post to share an Autodesk post about the BIM 360 Issues add-in for Revit.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Revit and Insight - Wall Properties for Early Energy Analysis

Revit has about 200+ exterior wall assemblies we can select from when performing early energy analysis, which even includes a straw bale wall. Today's post will cover this workflow, one we use here at Lake|Flato, and what to watch out for when using it...

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Monday, January 4, 2021

My Interview with Dell - Designing From the Home Office

Last week, an interview I had with Dell was published on their blog... this is the topic of today's brief post.

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