BIM, Fun, Weekly Roundup

Weekly Roundup – 2014.06


The week that was in the world of BIM and other Techie fun stuff, for the week of Aug. 24th – Aug. 30th.

have you ever wondered what BIM really is? If so CADZulu has a post for you. Check out the video they post by Steve Ridge.

BIM in Construction What Does BIM Really Mean

How to get precise placement of your Revit selections. This post form IMAGINiT tries to help with Revit’s inability to snap or manually align annotation objects.

Precise Placement of Revit Selections

Do you like Rhino? Do you like Dynamo? Well why not try Rhynamo then! Hop on over the Nathan Miller’s Blog The Proving Ground and check out his post, you can even sign up to try the Rhynamo by applying for the Private Beta.


If you are in Construction and you enjoy the Apps and things Techie then you should check out Rob McKinney’s post over on Construction App Guru on his wrap up of the AGC Tech Forum.

Reflections on AGC Georgia Tech Forum

Free MEP Piping Content for Revit, What Revit Wants came across 2 good locations for all your MEP piping Content needs.

Free MEP Piping Content for Revit

The Revit Jedi wants you to learn more about Autodesk’s Cloud Rendering, he lets us know that you can do more than JUST renderings with the service.

Learn more about Autodesk’s Cloud Rendering capabilities

Here is a little something for you Revit Structure people out there, how to attached structural objects together courtesy of the Autodesk Revit Structure Blog

Attaching Structural Objects Together

I came across this review of SketchUp Pro 2014 on AECbytes Blog and thought it was worth sharing

 SketchUp Pro 2014

Steve from Revit OpEd want to let everyone know about your chance to be a “Gunslinger” if you are a pro with 3DS MAX

Autodesk M&E 3DS MAX Gunslinger Summit – Montreal

A customer story about design and engineering collaboration with todays technology from the Autodesk 360 Blog

A Customer’s Perspective: Design and Engineering Collaboration in a Modern Era

Something a little different from Lifehacker on tablet Styli, in particular their pick for the top 5

Five best Tablet Styli

I will end this Weekly Roundup with a Funny


Have a Great Weekend

The BIMsider

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