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Weekly Roundup – 2016.24


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of June 12th, 2016 – June 18th, 2016.

Lets start this weeks Roundup off with some really exciting new for all “FormIteers” going to RTC North America this year, check it out in the post on the FormIt 360 Blog.

First ever FormIteering Workshop this July

Keeping with the FormIt theme here is another cool blog post from the FormIt 360 Blog I missed last week.

Meet Heather, Release Wrangler

Here are the AEC/BIM Podcast for this week.




Episode 21: Doug Chambers from FieldLens talking tech for construction issue tracking & Construction Tech News     (ConTechTrio)

If you missed last weeks ConTechTrio podcast here is a recap from the ConAppGuru.

The ConTechTrio Podcast 1.20 (Binsky & Snyder Mechanical) RECAP

Time to see what’s new in the World of RTC this week from the RTC News Blog.

Speaker Sponsor Spotlight (v7)

Time is Running Out to Find Out About the DTS Difference

Dancing Our Way to Augmented Reality

Collaborate with Experts (Who!?), in the BCS Engine Room!

How Much is it Going to Cost?

RTC Europe – Program Launch

Where to Next?

Data Day Keynote Speaker(s) announced!

Speaking of RTC, here is the 2nd in a 4 part post about RTC 2016 NA and IMAGINiT Speakers, from the IMAGINiT Building Solutions Blog.

Yee-haw Scottsdale here we come – IMAGINiT at RTC 2016 NA (Part 2 of 4) (Part 1)

If you haven’t played with Flux yet, you should, but first read this post from Parametric Monkey.


Here are the rest of this weeks post from the crew over at the Parametric Monkey.

Filled region perimeter

BVN Dynamo package v1.0.0 released

This weeks post from landarchBIM has some info about getting GIS data into your Revit model with Dynamo.

Import Shapefiles with DynamoGIS

Now for 5 construction apps you should check out for June, find out more over at the ConAppGuru Blog.

Five Apps for Construction June 2016

Here is part 2 from the RevitCat about the new 2017 Revit feature Depth Cueing.

Revit 2017 Elevation Depth Cueing Pt 2  (Part 1)

Here is this weeks post from There’s no BIM like Home, and any post with a “Red Dwarf” reference in it is worth a read!

PLQ2.2 – BEP

Here are the posts from What Revit Wants this week.

How To Upgrade to Revizto 4 and Move Your Revizto Projects to a Different Region

How To Extract an IFC file from a Tekla TBP Package File

Revit 2017 Service Pack 1 Download Link

BIM and retail design, yup it’s a thing, check out this post from XS CAD.

Why BIM is becoming important for Retail Design?

Autodesk and Trimble are going to play nice, or at least a little. Check out this post from BIMopedia.

Autodesk and Trimble Sign Agreement to Increase Interoperability

Here is a helpful post if you have been having some C4R issues lately, from the IMAGINiT Support Blog.

Collaboration for Revit: Account Configuration has Failed

Its that time of the week, time for the Guru’s Gatherings from the ConAppGuru Blog.

Lets check out the new posts over at DynamoNodes this week.

Workflow: SRTM Data to Topography in Revit


Write gbXML Data to File

Here is a little more info on one of the DynamoNodes post this week from sixtysecondsrevit.

Get #Revit Beam System Members with #DynamoBIM

I’m going to end this weeks Roundup with a post about the dying art of hand drawing in this the digital age (Line/Shape/Space)

Preserving Hand-Drawn Artistry of Old-School Architecture in the Digital Age


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