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Weekly Roundup – 2017.10

The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of Mar. 5th – Mar. 11th, 2017.

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I’m going to start this week with a post about how BIM beats paper (insert Captian Obvious quote here) from ConstructionDIVE.

BIM beats paper: How digital construction data management is becoming status quo

Here is a quick post (video) about Revit and google maps, from The Architect’s Digital Design Guide.

The One About Revit, Google Maps, and Scales

This is a handy little chart by Sixtysecondrevit.

Highest #DynamoBIM Version for #Revit Versions

I know there are some SketchUp folks out there, and this post is for you, from CADZulu.

SKETCHUP EXTENSIONS – 1

Time for all the news you can handle from the wonderful world of RTC/BILT. (RTC News Blog)

Denied!

Test Driving Modular Door Families

Reach for the Stars – Transforming our Industry in a Digital World

Committee Confessions – Chapter Four: The BIM Bootcamp Epiphany

Keeping up

This week the ConAppGuru helps us out with his thoughts on some different earphone options.

Tech Should Try for Construction March 2017

This week the RevitCat unleashes part 4 of his most recent Revit series of posts.

Revit Nested Repeaters – Gare do Oriente part 4    (Part 1, 2, 3)

This weeks AEC/BIM Podcasts

AEC CONFERENCE EDITION – EP004 – DEALING WITH CONFERENCE ABSTRACT ACCEPTANCE AND REJECTION   (Simply Complex Podcast)

ConTechTrio LIVE at #MCAA2017 – Opening Day Wrap Up    (ConTechTrio)

E58 New Software for BIM w/ Jake Olsen of DEWALT & The TAG    (ConTechTrio)

E68 ITZEN ARCHITECTURE    (BIMThoughts)

AEC VR & GAMING EDITION – EP002 – THE NEED FOR VR EDITORS IN AEC PLUS DON AND MARCELLO’S TOP 5 VIDEO GAMES OF ALL TIME!    (Simply Complex Podcast)

The ContechTrio also did an amazing 24 live shows this week from the massive ConExpo / ConAgg show in Vegas, you can check them all out on the Podcast page – ConTechTrio below are a sample of what they did, be sure to check out the Mike Rowe one.

CTT 1 at AEM Interview with AlanBracken at CONEXPOCONAGG  (episode 1 of 24 from Day 1)

CTT at AEM 9 New scanning Technology with Clair Vanderzwaag from Leica Geosystems at CONEXPOCONAGG (episode 9 of 24 from Day 2)

CTT at AEM 15 Making Trade Work Cool Again with Mike Rowe CONEXPOCONAGG (episode 15 of 24 from Day 2)

CTT at AEM 17 Tracking Time & Equipment w/ Apps with Dustin Chappy  CONEXPOCONAGG (episode 17 of 24 from Day 3)

This next post from the Andekan blog is a great example of what we need to get more manufacturers to attend the BIM Bootcamp at BCS NA or BDC EUR.

BUILT TO FAIL: A STUDY IN CONTRASTS WITH MANUFACTURER REVIT CONTENT

Now that BIM 360 DOCS  has RFI functionality, let’s learn a little more about it in this post from the Synergis Blog.

BIM 360 DOCS – LEVERAGING THE NEW RFI PREVIEW.

The week that was from the world of What Revit Wants.

Import Sketchup 2016-2017 SKP files to Revit

Learn How to Do Lighting Calculations in Revit from Dan Stine

AutoCAD Now Available For Free on Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile

Now for this week in Revit Add-ons.

The Week that was in Revit Add-ons for February 27 – March 5, 2017

Really who hasn’t run into some of these bad boys while working on Revit? (The Architect’s Companion)

Cryptic Revit warnings

It’s never good when you get a sad face 😦 from Steve at Revit OpEd.

Autodesk Desktop App – Sad Face

File this one under Revit Tips & Tricks, from the Hagerman Blog.

Revealing Hidden Lines- Properties

I will end this weeks post with a funny little comic that has nothing to do with BIM or AEC, but made me laugh…

Until next week,

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