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Weekly Roundup – 2017.02


The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of Jan. 8th – Jan. 14th, 2017.

I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with a little section box fun using Dynamo thanks to John and sixtysecondrevit.

Get a #Revit View’s Section Box with #DynamoBIM

Start the New Year with a Content Strategy, find out more in this post from What Revit Wants.

Content Strategy Webinar Coming Up This Month

Export List of Missing Material Images from Your Revit Model

Learn How To Completely Revolutionize Your Revit Presentation Capability In This Enscape Review

What are some of the highlights from the 2016 Construction year? Check out this post from the ConAppGuru.

Construction Technology Highlights for 2016

Some fun with WFRC and Revit, learn more in this post in the AUGI Library.

Revit ‘WFRC” Methods: Walls, Floors, Roofs & Ceilings

A year in Review from Michael over at ArchSmarter.

ArchSmarter Year in Review – 2016

Here is all the news fit to be news from the world of RTC/BILT from the RTC News Blog.

Keep Them Coming!

Submissions Are Closed

DTS New Year, New Faces, New Changes

Ready to start thinking about your next holiday?

BILT Asia – Chinese New Year Prosperity Promotion!

This week brings with it Part 1 of Jason’s 3 part series on Excel data and Navisworks over at this blog RVIT.

Linking Excel Data Into Navisworks – Part 1 Selecting Elements    (Intro)

Now for this week’s AEC/BIM Podcasts

AEC Design Technology Edition – EP001 – Resumes for the AEC Industry       (The Simply Complex Podcast)


E50 – The Dell Canvas & Interview w/ Christian Coulis from Milwaukee Tools       (ConTechTrio)

Working with Topo or other surfaces in Revit is never easy, this video may help a little with subregions. (BIM Outsourcing)

How To Generate Subregion Of A Toposurface In Revit Architecture

I must admit this idea never crossed my mind, but when it was suggested to Tim, the RevitCat, he took it on ALL the way, which is awesome!

Underline Revit Schedule Headings

Have a look at this quarters AECbytes Magazine, check out the article on the BIM Freak herself Laura Kay Smith. (AECbystes Blog)

AECbytes Magazine Q4 2016

Don’t miss out on next weeks FormIt Friday! (FormIt 360 Blog)

January 2017 FormIt Friday

Here is all the fun from Revit Add-ons this week.

What’s Hot in Revit Add-ons for December 2016

Free Zoom to Awesome – Current Download & Install Instructions

The Week that was in Revit Add-ons for the Week of January 2, 2017

Let’s have some fun with detailing in Revit from the Parametric Monkey.

Detailing in Revit

Let’s have a little fun with Revit, Rebar, and concrete in this post from BIM and Beam.

Stepped Reinforced Concrete Foundations in Revit

Fun (if there is such a thing) with Revit Patterns (hatches) from revitIQ.


I will end this week’s Roundup with a cool post about the future and 2017 from Architect Magazine.

The Technology to Master in Architecture in 2017


Image Source: Perkins+Will

Until next week,


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