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White Paper – Modern Thought Processes for Road and Infrastructure Design

With many projects requiring adherence to Building Information Modelling (BIM) standards, and the improvements this brings to collaborative workflows, the use of BIM for road and infrastructure design is a logical evolution. The BIM collaborative process is expected to become the default method of project delivery for infrastructure projects, as [...]

October 21, 2013 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

Tips & Tricks to Make the Most of Autodesk Revit

1. Revit’s In-Built Calculator For values of numerical parameters, you can calculate basic arithmetic by starting with an ‘=’ symbol. You can even use parentheses ( ) to order the way the value is calculated. e.g. = (100 + 50) / 2. In this example the ‘(100 + 50)’ is [...]

October 18, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

We chose BIM and Building Design Suite to Make Better Decisions

RLF Architects discuss their use of Autodesk Building Design Suite on a net zero energy hospital project in the Mojave Desert. [...]

September 27, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Videos 0

We Decided on Autodesk, and We’re Glad We Did

Ayers Saint Gross architects and planners discuss how they use software in the Building Design Suite for coordination, clash detection, collaboration, and communicating design intent to create better-coordinated, higher-quality buildings. [...]

September 27, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Videos 0

A2K’s Top Technical Tips & Tricks

Revit: Use the TAB key to cycle through objects that are close together AutoCAD: If your dialog boxes don’t show up, type FILEDIA at the command line and set the value to 1 Inventor: Use the Shift + right mouse button to access the list of selection filters Navisworks: Use [...]

September 25, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 0