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Weekly Roundup – 2018.39

The BIMsider’s favourite posts from the world of BIM –  for the week of Sept. 23rd – Sept. 29th, 2018.


I’m going to start this week’s Roundup off with this Epilogue from a great blog called There’s no BIM like home, I’ve been following since the beginning, nice work Dan!


2) Are you in the Calgary area? If so you might want to check out this DoC Blog post about the upcoming Dynamaniacs of Calgary event in October. (P.S. Don’t worry Edmonton Dynamo peeps you are covered that same night with DoE event here)

Two Topics = One Great Night of Dynamo with Zach Kron and Carl Storms

3) Get some Revit Project Browser Optimization with this post from Karl Tanner on the BIMsmith Blog

How to Optimize the Revit Project Browser and Become More Efficient

4) In case you missed any of Dan’s posts this week on his blog BIM Chapters here is his weekly recap.

BIM Chapters Update – Week of 23 September 2018

My favourite post was this one: Print PDF Set with Hyperlinks from Revit,

5) This week we got part 6 in a series about the CME in Revit from the RevitCat.

Creating Lofts in Revit Mass – CME Part 6        (Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)

6) All the news from the world of BILT from the RTC News Blog.

Parametric Design and OpenBIM

Fact or Fiction: Standards and Specifications

What is new @ BILT Europe this year?

Software and Data: Help or Hindrance?

7) It was a busy week  over at the Revit OpEd blog, head over and check out these posts:

Links in Posts are Broken

Property Boundary and Coordinate Data – Dynamo

Color Fill Calculation Failed is Back

8) Time to see what new and updated in Tech thus far in 2018 from the AECbytes Blog.

AEC Technology Updates, 2018

9) This is a great post for those looking for great structural content from AU’s 2017 & 2018 London & Las Vegas (Revit beyond BIM)

Autodesk University Class Presentations and Datasets

10) More great comics from The AEC Complex Comic

The AEC Complex Comic Issue #11

The AEC Complex Comic Issue #12

Until next week,


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