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Weekly Roundup – 2016.33


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

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with a new (rebranded) product from Autodesk in the BIM 360 brand of products…BIM 360 Team is here (BIM 360 Blog).

BIM 360 expands to support design team collaboration

There was some issues with Windows Updates and Revit this week, learn more in this post from CADNOTES

Revit Plot conflicts with Windows Security Update

Some more enjoyable reading this week from There’s no BIM like home.

PLQ2.4 – COBie Round 1

A little helpful tip for those that are new to Dynamo (or just not Revit API folks) from The Architect’s Desktop.

Dynamo – Element Parameters

More Dynamo fun, this time from The Revit Kid.

Dynamo Tutorial – Rotate Multiple Elements on Their own Axis

Here is part 2 of the ConAppGuru’s recap of the AGC IT Forum.

2016 AGC IT Forum Conference Day Two (RECAP)  (Part 1)

If you work with Revit and Landscape Architecture then you really should read this post from landarchBIM.

Revit and Landscape Architecture: The Issues

Check out this weeks post from the Revit Saver.

Harvey’s Evaluation of Processes: Fabrication Parts vs. SysQue

Returning Text Strings From Lookup Tables in Revit

And our new RTC ANZ Committee Member is…

The Olympics of Design Technology

Time for this week’s collections of AEC / BIM Podcasts.

E46 RTC RECAP      (BIMThoughts)

Episode 30 – AI for Photos and Videos with Josh Kanner & Construction Tech News.      (ConTechTrio)

There was a new course released this week over at ThinkParametric about Dynamo delivered by Konrad Sobon.

Create Custom View Filters using Dynamo

I know some people and companies are not yet ready to embrace the “Cloud” but if you are in the Construction Industry maybe this article will help to change your mind. (Line/Shape/Space)

Virtuality Check: 3 Ways Cloud Technology in Construction Can Solve the Skilled-Labor Shortage

Keeping with the Cloud theme, let do some BIM Checking there too, find out what I mean in the post from Extranet Evolution.

BIM Assure: cloud-based model checking

This post from Revit beyond BIM will give you a few more options for your AU class selection this year.

Join us and learn at Autodesk University 2016

Take these words of wisdom from The BIM Freak and become a BIM Leader.

Time to be a BIM leader

This next post is a really cool write-up as well as video from The B1M about the Hudson Yards project going on now in New York.

Hudson Yards: Building New York’s New District

Now it’s time for the Guru’s gatherings for the week, from the ConAppGuru.

I will end this week’s Roundup with a post about AU 2016, and how it is better to register earlier than later. (AU Blog)

Register for Autodesk University Las Vegas 2016


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