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Weekly Roundup – 2016.07


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of February 14th, 2016 – February 20th, 2016.

Lets start this weeks Roundup off with a post about digital design from The BIM Jedi.

Digital Design: Efficiency in Design and Construction

If you are in landscape architecture, you should check out this post from landarchBIM.

What Should We Do About ‘The Limits of BIM’

This week the latest release of Dynamo came out, 0.9.1 , Find out more over at the Dynamo Blog.

Dynamo 0.9.1 Release

Here is a post from a weekly favourite on the Roundup about the new  0.9.1 release of Dynamo, sixtysecondrevit.

#DynamoBIM 0.9.1–Ooh Shiny

How about some Dynamo and C#, find out more in this post from The Revit Saver.

Dynamo to C# Revit Macros #1 : QR Code Generator

Time for a circle party…..or should I say radial party, find out what I mean in this post by Revit beyond BIM.

Radial Reinforcement in Revit with Dynamo

Moving on, now for a quick Revit tip, from RVIT.


Here is another quick Revit tip, this time from Applying Technology to Architecture.

Revit Schedule Title

Keeping with schedule tips and info for Revit, check out this post from Learning Revit.

Customize Revision Schedule Header

Now for some love the Revit Structural folks out there in internet land. (Revit Structure).

Revit Structure – Controlling the stick symbol location for Beams

If you have ever wanted to add dim’s to you 3d Views in Revit, check out this post from CADNotes.

How to add dimensions in Revit 3D view

Each Month the ConAppGuru lets us know his top 5 new apps for that month, here is the list for February.

Five New Apps for Construction February 2016

Here are some wise words to live by when dimensioning in Revit from Revittize (Spoiler basically don’t try and cheat your dim’s like you did in ACAD).

True Dimensions

Lets check out what new AEC/BIM Podcasts came out this week.

Episode 42 – Space, the final frontier and Autodesk 360   (The Architech Show)

Episode 1.4 – BIM Hyper Modeling & Interview with @Revizto CEO @ArmanGukasyan   (ConTechTrio Podcast)

If you missed last weeks ConTechTrio podcast, check out the recap in this post from the ConAppGuru Blog.

The ConTechTrio Podcast Episode #1.3

Are you looking to work smarter in 2016, well then head over to ArchSmarter and find out how.

5 Ways to Work Smarter This Year

Its been a few months since RTC Asia, but here is some great content from that event from Revit Swat.


Here is a post from AEC, you and me, about a post in a new to me blog called ABCD Blog.

ABCD blog interview

Another new post from an old friend of the Weekly Roundup, Boost Your BIM.

Transform that Family Instance Geometry

Now its time for the Guru’s weekly gatherings, from the ConAppGuru Blog.

The Guru’s Gathering: A Collection of Blogs for Construction Feb. 19, 2016

Lets check out all the news from the world of RTC this week, from the RTC News Blog.

Filling Up Fast

Photogrammetry At Its Finest

What Will You be Getting out of RTCAUS 2016?

Speaking In Tongues

Meetings Galore!

Why You Should Attend RTC

ARCHICON 2016 is coming to RTCAUS 2016!

What’s new this week over at Dynamo Nodes.

Rhino to Revit (SAT to Spring Nodes)

Set Section Box to Scope Box




Filter One List by String Search in Another List

Get Tagged Linked Element Id

Get Actual Elements from Linked Tag Ids

Get Elements from Documents by Id

Create Parts for Linked Elements

DirectShape.ByGeometry, DirectShape.Transform

TextElement Modifiers

Set Worksharing Display Mode for Views on Sheets

Get Revit Link File Path Information

I will end this weeks update with a post from the A360 Blog on some cool new features that came out with this weeks update.

A360 Feature: Live Review


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