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Weekly Roundup – 2015.48


The week that was in the world of BIM and other Techie fun stuff –  for the week of Nov. 29th – Dec. 5th, 2015.

I will start this week’s Roundup off with a post from It’s Alive in the Lab about Innovation and how timing is everything.

Timing is a Key Aspect of Innovation

Its been a while but we are still getting some reviews and posts on all the new features for Revit 2016 R2, this on comes from Autodesk Revit Structure

Revit 2016 R2 – A look at the new features

Lots of good post this week from BIM & Revit World, enjoy.

How to generate parts and divide for a pre-cast concrete wall through Revit

How BIM is considered as an effective software for error-free construction design

An exclusive Revit Video on the application Revit View Filters

V-Ray for Revit Public Beta is the newest product from Chaos Group

Here is a nice post (and tutorial) from the Revit Kid about a Jerkinhead roof.

Revit Tutorial – Creating a Jerkinhead (half-Hipped) Roof

This week was also a good week for post from It’s Alive in the Lab.

New build of free Revit Credit Manager for LEED technology preview available on Autodesk Labs

Shanghai Tower Exhibit in the Autodesk Gallery

Sights at the #AU2015 Exhibit Hall

#AUHive A Huge Success (actually a 12-foot success)

Still more multi-post gold from an Autodesk blog, this time In The Fold.

Microsoft HoloLens + Autodesk Fusion 360 = Mixed Reality for Product Design and Engineering

Autodesk and Airbus show the future of aerospace design and manufacture in pioneering generatively designed 3D printed partition 

No stranger to the multi-post week is Steve from Revit OpEd.

Deleting All Levels

Insert Data Row is Disabled

Stretching Schedule Properties Dialog

And of course the master of Multi-post weeks, What Revit Wants!

Over 280 pages of BIM Research for Free Download from CITA BIM events 2015

BIM 360 Docs announced for Public Preview

Using the Free CADtoEarth addin to Import Google Earth Terrain and Satellite Imagery to Revit

Now for all the news that’s fit ti be news from the world of RTC, from the RTC News Blog.

The Magic BIM Scorecard!

It’s a party!

It’s On The Net, It Has To Be True…

RTC Europe the top 10 speakers! Will you be one for next year? Abstracts opening soon!!

Speaking of the Top 10 speakers from RTCEUR 2015, here are two posts form #3 and #1.

Honored to be #RTCEUR Top 10 Speaker #3 (Boost Your BIM)

Number One (Håvard Vasshaug)

Havard also had a post this week about the Impossible, (Håvard Vasshaug)


For those that read this blog and are on the Landscape side of things, this week you get two posts from landarchBIM Blog!

Elk Mapping in Dynamo

RTC Europe Session Handout

Now for some MEP love, check out this post from Hagerman & Company blog.


Here are a couple of posts on life at AU 2015 from the BIMmuse.

AU 2015, Day 1

AU2015, Day 2

Here are 3 more posts on all the fun that is AU, this time from John over at sixtysecondrevit.

#AU2015 Day [0]

#AU2015 Day [1]

#AU2015 [Day == 2..3..1]

It’s that time of the month again, the AUGIWorld December issue is now live!

AUGIWorld December 2015

Have you been wonder how to manage your Revit content lately, then you need to check out this ArchSmarter post.

How to Better Manage Your Revit Content (Part 1)

Some more knowledge on Revit stairs from the one and only RevitCat.

Revit Stair Sketch Tool

Here is your weekly list of gatherings from the ConAppGuru Blog.

The Guru’s Gathering: A Collection of Blogs for Construction Dec. 4, 2015

This week at AU 2015 IMAGINiT released it’s new Scan to BIM 2016.1 (TenLinks)

IMAGINiT Scan to BIM v2016.1 Released at Autodesk University

I will end this weeks Roundup with a link to a great AU 2015 class given by the one and only Marcello Sgambelluri.

AS10613: More Practical Dynamo: Practical Uses for Dynamo Within Revit


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