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Weekly Roundup – 2016.48


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of Nov. 27th – Dec. 3rd, 2016.

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with a second chance! If you missed the RevitKid RTC NA 2016 presentation you can now see in now thanks to his latest post.

How are contractors using the model – Full live presentation.

Now for this week’s instalment of There’s no BIM like Home.

PLQ2.5 – Architectural Review

 Have you ever wanted to make you own hatch for Revit, well check out this post from the LANDGEEKBLOG.


Playing with thermal imaging is fun, just ask the ConAppGuru.

Advances in Thermal Image Cameras from Seek Thermal

Let’s keep the fun going, now with Global Parameters from the Hagerman Blog.

Revit® 2017 Global Parameters: Displaying the assigned global parameter

Now for all the news fit to be news from the world of RTC/BILT from the RTC News Blog.

BILT ASIA 2017: Keynote Speaker and End of Early Bird Registration!

BILT ANZ 2017 Keynote Announcement

And The Winner Is….

Europe’s Top 10…..Speakers!

If you haven’t taken a look at BIM 360 Docs since last AU (2015) then you might be surprised by the changes. Find out more in this post from

BIM 360 Docs: How Far It’s Come in a Year

This week the team from Dynamo gave use version 1.2.1, find out more in this post from the Dynamo Blog.

Dynamo for Revit 1.2.1 bug fix update

More from the Dynamo team and the Dynamo Blog, this time about robots.

Dynamo Robots

Here are this week’s BIM/AEC Podcasts and Vodcasts.

DynamoThoughts E004 Visualizing Building Data      (DynamoThoughts)

EP 15 – RTC EUROPE RECAP WITH JOE BANKS       (The Simply Complex Podcast)

Episode 45 VDC for Owners with Allen Angle from JLL       (ConTechTrio)

If you missed last weeks ConTechTrio episode, the ConAppGuru has you covered with this recap.

The ConTechTrio Podcast 44 (Seek Thermal) RECAP

Here is a good interview from the CanBIM website with Dan Doherty from Clark Builders.

An Interview with Daniel Doherty, Clark Builders

This post from Revit a Structural Approach talks about one of my favourite Revit add-ins from BIM 42

Revit 2017 Reinforcement Tag Alignment

Some Revit knowledge from What Revit Wants.

How To Display Multiple Instances of a Single Linked Revit Model In Different Ways

Download Enscape Alpha Version with Vive VR Support

Revit 2017.1.1 Update Download Links

A little love for dRofus from the BIM Jedi.

Using the Room Calculation Point to enable schedules and dRofus

Now some love for those new to BIM from CAD Zulu.


Who does love a little Tesla infographic? from Futurism.

The Tesla Revolution

If you missed AU, check out all the FormIt 360 fun that was had in this post from the FormIt 360 Blog.

FormIt 360 at Autodesk University 2016

Keeping with FormIt 360 and Au 2016, check out Jarod Schultz class in his post.

Design Strategies with FormIt 360

It is not currently time to submit an abstract if you want to speak at BILT North America 2017 (Formally RTC NA). In this post, Marcello shares his abstracts and his process for coming up with them. (Simply Complex)

Deciding on Which Classes to Propose for Conferences in 2017

This week AUGI announced it’s 2 new members to their board of directors, find out more in this post from CAD Panacea.

Let’s make AUGI Great Again!

Here are last week’s news from the world of Revit Add-ons.

Roundup – For the Week of November 21, 2016, New and Updated Revit Add-ins on the Autodesk App Store

The Week that was in Revit Add-ons for the Week of November 21, 2016

Time for this week’s gatherings from none other than the ConAppGuru.

I will end this week’s RoundUp with a cool little Dynamo Player post from John over at sixtysecondRevit.

Rename Revit Views with Dynamo Player

Until Next week,


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