The week that was in the world of BIM and other Techie fun stuff – for the week of Oct. 4th – Oct. 10th, 2015.
I will start this week’s Roundup off with a post from the ConAppGuru about productivity apps for construction teams.
This next post, while humours to some, does tell that we still have a ways to go before everyone knows what BIM and working in the “Cloud” really means. (Extranet Evolution)
Here is a good post on collaboration in Revit from the Structural perspective from the AUGI Library.
Here is a couple of posts (of many) from the BIMhub worth checking out.
All you ever wanted to know about RTC but were afraid to ask, from the RTC News Blog.
Up next some helpful Revit tips (and one Navis SP update) from the IMAGINiT Support Blog.
Keeping with Revit tips (and Navisworks tips) here are some great posts from What Revit Wants.
BIM360 Integrated Shared Views with Navisworks Manage – its finally here! (This is a BIG one)
This weeks Podcast from Designalyze is very entertaining as the tables are flipped and it is Zach and Brian that are begin interviewed.
Learn about the “art of tool making” in this post from ArchSmarter……Spoiler at the end you don’t have a nice wooden bowl, but you may have is something a little more useful (hard to believe I know wooden bowls rock)
Some cool things coming down the pipe over at Dynamo blog.
Some cool stuff with Excel, Levels, and Dynamo from the Parametric Monkey.
More Revit, Dynamo, and Excel fun, this time from Revit.com.AU
And yes still more with Dynamo, this time we liet Civil 3D in on the fun, check it out over at Daniel and Autodesk AEC Software.
Its that time of year again, get your submissions in the the AUGI Wish List!
Here is a quick tip about worksets from RVIT……wise, wise words!
More Dynamo fun, this time with COBie, BIM 360 Field, and parameters too from the BIM Toolbox.
Still more Dynamo fun, this time creating 3D rooms out of 2D Revit rooms, learn more at Simple Complex.
Autodesk released a new (to them) vector drawing app/program for all 3 level of iOS (Mac, iPad and iPhone) learn more in this post from In The Fold.
Now for a couple of posts from the Cadline BIM Blog about Revit MEP.
Here are the Guru’s gatherings for the week, from the ConAppGuru.
Here is a great and very complete blog post about Revit stairs and their subcategory visibility from the RevitCat.
There was an update to the A360 app for iOS users this week, big feature you can now download your files and one in other apps (A360 Blog).
I’m not a coder in any shape or form, but form my time listing to the Designalyze podcasts I have learned about the world as it relates to the AEC community, so I thought this post on AEC DevBlog was interesting. I have also added links the 3 “hacks” talked about in the post.
Augmented BIM (Hack 1)
docQR (Hack 2) (this turns 2d views into 3d views in a viewer via a QR code)
SLACKIT (Hack 3)
Speaking of hacking, some how I missed this post from TT CORE studio a few weeks back out their new “Spectacles”
Here is some more Dynamo love, this time from arCHI lab.
And the winner for best blog post title from Beside The Cursor.
Reality Capture is all the rage these days, to to be like the cool kids you should check out this post from Between the Lines.
There was a Service Pack or Navisworks that came out this week, which includes shared views………..learn more in this post from Beyond Design.
Here are a couple of posts from BIM and Beam, one about SoFiSTiK and one about Lego……because Lego, and Earthquakes.
This is a good summary of what A360 Team does, check it out over at BIM 42.
Revit and Dynamo, building a Bridge in Cali, find out more over at BIM on the rocks.
For those out there that might be new to Revit, here are 3 post for you to help learn the fundamentals (BIMscape)
Now lets head over to Duct Duct Pipe (distant relative to Duck Duck Goose) for a couple of posts.
If you work with ideate, then this post will be of interest to you, learn more at the ideate software blog.
Lets head over to Revittize to check out their thoughts on Dynamo.
Here are 3 interesting post from Shades of Grey talking about his work on Project Soane (well 2 posts one is about his fireplace).
Maybe we should start some Revit Shaming? Check it out here at Simply Reviting.
If you haven’t checked it out yet, take a look at Dynamo Primer (The Architect’s Desktop).
The B1M mail 4 is out, get ti over at the B1M Blog.
This post is a little old, I missed it a few weeks back, but its worth posting (The Industry)
I admit I’ve been a little slack on getting all the good posts up every week as I’ve been busy getting my sessions ready for RTC Europe……..so to correct that wrong here are some posts from The Revit Saver you should check out.
I will end this weeks Roundup with news from Microsoft’s big announcements this week, and some info on the new Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book.
Surface Book ($CDN)
Surface Pro 4 ($CDN)