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Weekly Roundup – 2017.51

The week that was in the world of BIM –  for the week of Dec. 17th – Dec. 23rd, 2017.


I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with a post from Dan from BIM Chapters about an annoying issue that happens sometimes with Revit.

Dealing With Off-Screen Dialog Boxes

Of course, Dan always has many great posts in a week, so here are the rest.

BIM Chapters Update – Week of 17 December 2017

There is always something more that’s wired about Revit Railings, here is part 10 from the RevitCat.

Weird Railing Stuff – part 10 – Split railings

This week there was some big news…like $1.2 Billion big from the AEC software world, learn more in these 2 posts from Extranet Evolution.

Oracle set to buy Aconex

Oracle to buy Aconex – reaction

This week Parametric Monkey posted a couple times about recent events.

AU Australia 2017


Now for a little help with some weirdness with Dynamo from Just Shut Up and do BIM.

And a very merry… and some rants..

Keeping with Dynamo here is a couple of post from Revit OpEd this week.

Dimension Inline and Dynamo

Sketching Tangent Lines

Now for a post about VR and the new Revit Live 2.0, from AECbytes.

BIM to VR with Revit Live 2.0

This week’s AEC and BIM Podcasts.

E009 THE BUCK STOPS HERE    (BluePrints)

Workplace Revolution: Service Management, IoT and The Future of Work     (Constructrr)

Episode 100: Our Best Moments from the First 99 episodes     (The ConTechCrew)

One more week until 2018, so this post from NBS seems fitting.

2017 – The construction year in review

This week Luke over at What Revit Wants, gave us a list to help with batch Revit upgrading of files, and tools to do it.

The Complete Guide To Automatic Batch Revit File Upgrade Tools

We also can’t forget that Magic Leap finally show the world what it been working on all this time…

Magic Leap Finally Unveils a Mixed Reality Headset     (PC Mag)

I will end this week’s Roundup off with a couple of posts about the holiday season.

Season’s Greetings 2017!    (Phil-osophy in BIM)

MERRY CHRISTMAS 2017     (Revit Swat)

Until next week,


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