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Weekly Roundup – 2016.51


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of Dec. 18th – Dec. 24th, 2016.

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with what I’m sure will be the first of many “year in review” posts over the next few weeks, this one is from The Revit Kid.

A Year in Review 2016

 Here is this week’s instalment of There’s no BIM like home.

PLQ 2.5 – Information Model Complete!

This week Paul from Parametric Monkey has been busy!

AU 2016 Wrap Up

Revit’s coordinate systems

Revit startup – Beginners

Revit annotations

Dynamo view analysis

If you missed Dieter’s class as AU 2016, check out what you missed in this post from Revit beyond BIM.

Construction Dynam(o)ite at AU 2016

Now for all the news from the world of RTC/BILT straight from the RTC News Blog.

Happy Holidays

It’s Not About A Building

Happy Christmas – Win a Golden Ticket to BILT ANZ!

Here are this weeks AEC/BIM Podcasts


EP 20 INTEROP WITH BILL ALLEN AND THE EASY BUTTON       (The Simply Complex Podcast)

Speaking of AEC/BIM Podcasts, if you have been thinking about doing your own, Bill is ready to help! Via Bill Debevc’s LinkedIn

A Podcast network for Design Professionals

Still, with podcasts the ConAppGuru talks about the top episodes of 2016.

The Top ConTechTrio Podcast Episodes of 2016

Some happy halls for the holiday season decked with Dynamo, check out the post in LinkedIn from Daniel Woodcock.

Deck the Halls…with Dynamo

It was a busy week for the folks at Livingroomcraftz this week.

Where do you draw the line?

Whats in a name?

The power of the written word

A Pattern Language

Still on the Dynamo theme here a couple of posts from Simply Complex this week.

Find the surface area of structural beams using Dynamo BIM!

Find the Families in your Revit Project that have Embedded DWG mesh files. Use Dynamo BIM

Here are the posts from What Revit Wants for the week.

Free Safe Mode For Revit Tool To Instantly Enable and Disable Revit Addins

How To Get Inverted User Interface Colours in Revit

Your data strategy is tied to your business practices, find out more in this post from the proving ground blog.

The Success of Your Data Strategy Depends on Healthy Business Practices

At this time of year, we reflect and wonder about the future, and this post from The BIM Jedi is no different.

Merry Christmas… and the future of BIM

A quick post about Revit and Topo from the Synergis Blog.


So what do you think the future of Tech will be? Well, this is what the future may hold according to

Things to come: A timeline of future technology (Infographic)

The year in review for all things Revit Add-ons from the Revit Add-ons Blog.

2016 – Year in Review

Here is this year AU review from Sam over at CADpro Tips.

Autodesk University 2016

More from the Revit Add-ons, the week roundups and recaps.

The Week that was in Revit Add-ons for the Week of December 12, 2016

Roundup – For the Week of December 12, 2016, New and Updated Revit Add-ins on the Autodesk App Store

What happened at AU2016 through the eyes of the AECbytes Blog.

Autodesk University 2016

A cool top 5 post from the BIM 360 Blog.

The 5 Smartest Projects Using Construction Software in 2016

Some information on Revit Properties from the Revit Geek.

Revit Properties Organization

I will end this week’s Roundup with a fitting holiday post…of Santa flying via a Drone! (

Watch Santa Fly in Style With This Custom-Designed Drone

Until next week, Happy Holidays to you and yours!


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