Back to Basics: Revit for MEP Users – Setting Up View Templates
In this installation of the Back to Basics: Revit for MEP Users series, I am covering how to set up View Templates in Revit. This goal of this process is to take multiple levels and create floor plan views for plumbing, lighting, and power.
Watch the video below to see my quick demonstration for setting up your View Templates in Revit.
Join us in July for a 5-part webinar series focused on technologies that can improve your workflow and productivity in Revit and Navisworks. During these 45-minute webinars, you’ll learn about the Top 5 tools, functions, or goals; you’ll also get a chance to ask questions of our Industry Experts!
The annual Autodesk product release is upon us. For users on subscription, products like Revit, 3ds Max, etc. are ready to be downloaded and used right away! Whether you’re an architect, a contractor, an MEP designer, structural engineer or otherwise involved in building design and construction, here’s what’s new for you in Autodesk 2018!
As usage of Revit continues to become more and more common among architects, collaboration and passing designs on in the design process becomes easier. 3ds Max continues to revolutionize the world of rendering, providing an array of options to help you create stunning images faster, and offering solutions to help you tackle many design challenges. However, moving from Revit to 3ds Max isn’t always a straightforward process.
In this installation of the Back to Basics: Revit for MEP Users series, Jack Trexler is covering how to set up your Starting View in Revit. Watch this video to learn this quick process:
Over the last few weeks, Autodesk has released a few updates, most notably AutoCAD 2019 Update 1 (Service Pack 1). They’ve also announced the retirement of Buzzsaw and A360 Desktop Sync. Read on for all the updates this month.
Happy holidays from the Infrastructure Universe! Autodesk has released a few updates for various softwares that you should be aware of. PLUS, the major announcement from Autodesk University about a new partnership. Read on for all the updates.
With the 2017 release of Revit, the vertical offerings (Architecture, MEP and Structure) have been consolidated into just Revit (sometimes called “one-box”). This left some Revit users wondering what this meant for them. The answer is simple: Revit now contains the capabilities of all three verticals in one application. So, if you were previously using one of the Revit vertical offerings, you can now do everything you could do before and more!
Ever model Revit elements on site topography and can’t quite get them to follow the exact contours? Want to learn how to build straight walls, curved walls, sidewalks, curbs, stairs, planters, roads, and other hardscape elements of any shape or size that follow the exact shape and contour of any site topography element? Then join Marcello Sgambellurifor one of our newest training classes in Los Angeles and Newport Beach!
Costa Mesa, CA, January 3, 2012 – U.S. CAD, a leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) integrator and provider of Autodesk 2D and 3D CAD products and services, today announced that it has earned the new Building Engineering – MEP Systems Specialization designation for value added resellers from Autodesk, Inc., a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. As an Autodesk MEP Systems Specialized Partner, U.S. CAD has shown that they have made significant investments in personnel with a background in the MEP engineering industries; they have a solid business plan specific to the MEP specialization area, have customer references, and demonstrate that they offer a high level of experience and support to customers in the MEP industry.
Kobi Toolkit for Revit, previously known as CGS Revit Tools, are a series of add-in utilities that extend the capabilities of Revit in various key areas. Philip Charlson shares his three favorite Revit productivity tools in the Kobi Toolkit.
Many architectural designers face the issue of bridging the gaps between preliminary design, design development and construction documentation in Revit. Users needed a tool to seamlessly move their designs in and out of Revit throughout their design process. With FormIt, you can start producing your 3D model designs on your tablet before your morning commute, pick up where you started on your office desktop and switch back to your tablet during your lunch-time meeting with a potential client.
Have you seen the new CADLearning platform first hand yet? We got a First Look at the New CADLearning last week, and the new platform has many enhancements to help users and teams be more productive and ultimately help their company be more successful.
Creating domestic piping type lines within CADmep is a simple task for most fabrication software users. Philip Charlson shares how create sloped domestic piping type lines for waste or vent type piping in CADmep. Learn more:
Title Blocks are essential sheets of information in your project that display details about your company, the client, the project and revisions. Learn how to super-charge your Revit Title Blocks and projects with these four expert tips.