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Weekly Roundup – 2016.27


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of July 3rd, 2016 – July 9th, 2016.

I’m going to start this weeks Roundup off with a post from Shades of Grey about Project Soane renderings, very cool post!


Here is another post from Shades of Grey on the Project Soane.


If you are one of the lucky ones heading off to RTC NA next week (I will see you there) you should check out Scott Chatterton’s class “In the Face of a Challenge Innovative Project Delivery Strategies”. Of course you may know Scott as The BIM Jedi.

RTC NA 2016

Haaaaaaave you met Jarod? Well you can over at the FormIt 360 Blog, as well as the Pre-RTC FormIt 360 Workshop.

Meet Jarod, FormIteer

If you are planning to attend RTC EUR 2016 then you must read this post from Havard Vasshaug, and get signed up for the “Bad Monkey” stream

Bad Monkey Stream in Porto

Here is the list of this weeks AEC/BIM Podcasts

E41-KATE MORRICAL     (BIMThoughts)


Episode 24 – Todd Wynne from Rogers O’Brien & Construction Tech News       (ConTechTrio)

Keeping with the Podcast theme here is a post from Kate over at BIMmuse about her time on BIMThoughts , and what she is doing for RTC & AU this year.

RTC and AU and BIMThoughts, oh my!

So what’s your webinar setup? If you are not sure check out what Jason has for his over at Rvit.

My Webinar Setup

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


and the WINNERS are…

Project Soane Winners to be Announced

Who’s Who?

BCS Europe and Why You Need to Attend…….

Data Challenges

What’s in a name? (Part one…)

RTC Europe Update — It’s all coming together

is your date “safe”…..find out more in this post from There’s no BIM like home.

Data Security

The wisdom that was this week from What Revit Wants.

How To Edit Navisworks Clash Report Export Image Size

If you have ever worked on an active construction site I bet you can think of a few good uses for GPS, well so can the ConAppGuru.

Uses for GPS on a Construction Worksite

If you are looking for some content and a way to get it into your Revit model, then check out this post from BIM & Revit World.

NBS Plug-in for Autodesk Revit

Lets see all the new info that was added to the DynamoNodes library this week.

Workflow: Family Distribution Part 1

Workflow: Family Distribution Part 2

Workflow: Family Distribution Part 3

Workflow: Create Topography from DWG in Revit 2016 using Dynamo

Workflow: Create Topography from CSV in Revit 2016 using Dynamo

Workflow: Creating finishing Floors from Rooms

Workflow: Create Levels, Floor Plans, Ceiling Plans and Structural Plans in 1 click

Workflow: Creating free form theater curtain Using Dynamo and Revit 2016

Workflow: Building walls from floor edges using Dynamo in Revit 2016

Staying on the Dynamo train, there was a new lesson posted over at Learn Dynamo this week.

Module 7 – Void cut by IFC

The July issue of AUGIWorld is now out.

AUGIWorld July 2016

More info on RTC NA in this IMAGINiT Buildings Solutions Blog.

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

Always time for a Revit tip, check out this post from the Hagerman Blog.

Temporary View Properties in Autodesk® Revit®

Have you been looking for a good airplane for your Revit project, well look now further here are 7 for you from ANDEKAN.

Ready for Take Off – New Airplane Revit Families Now Available

Still getting some posts on the new features of Revit 2017, this one is for the structural folks, from BIM & Revit World.

Revit Structure 2017 Steel Connection Enhancement

This is a cool post about Tech and Construction from the Hagen Business Systems Blog.

Technology and Connectivity Fueling Digital Construction Jobsites 

And now for the Guru’s Gathering for the week, from the ConAppGuru’s Blog.

I will end this weeks Roundup with a post for all those Revit folks out there that enjoy an adult beverage now and then, check it out over at Between the Lines.

Revit Guide to Drinks


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