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Revit Structural Connections are not ready for production.

click here buy it When I speak to clients switching from 2D CAD software to Revit, or Clients that want to improve their productivity with smarter Revit Families, I discuss the Revit OOTB Families functionality and if they are suited [...]

February 24, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

Captains Log – Hansen Yuncken-Builders are using BIM, Revit and loving the Data.

  Builders are getting trained up in BIM, delving into the Data and interrogating the Consultants models for all their worth. When the whole BIM revolution started to get momentum in the AEC industry around 2010, we thought that even [...]

February 2, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Industry

Great New Site Scan Features

As a result of your feedback over the past few months, 3DR has introduced some great new features that will make data collection with Site Scan even easier. Capturing oblique imagery with Site Scan Field It is possible to capture both nadir and oblique [...]

January 16, 2017 Industry, Technology

Traffic Lights for Revit Graphic Options. by Shanoc Halliday

I find it interesting when people just stick to OOTB Revit for even the most simplest of things.  I have discussed Project Browsers before, which could have been a little complex, so this blog will suit all levels of users. [...]

January 13, 2017 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

Joining the Nodes in your BIM career with Dynamo. by Shanoc Halliday

Remember when Lisp Routines were the in thing? I remember whenever somebody new started at the Company, I would ask “Are you good with AutoCAD? Can you make a Lisp Routine?” Most of the time the response was a sketchy [...]

December 21, 2016 Captain Bimcad, Tips and Tricks

Captains Log – Ansvar – Drones, PointClouds, Revit & Data. by Shanoc Halliday

BIM is creatively finding its way into more areas than I would have imagined. I was involved in the training of a Company that plan to capitalise on a wide range of BIM workflows, where frankly, I don’t know if [...]

December 5, 2016 Captain Bimcad, Industry

Autodesk Vehicle Tracking Workshop

Animate your vehicle swept paths directly within a CAD environment Join us at the Hilton Hotel Brisbane and discover how engineers, designers, and planners are using Autodesk Vehicle Tracking to evaluate vehicle movements on transportation or site design projects. Led [...]

November 28, 2016 A2K News, Events

Microsoft Surface just got more Precise

Microsoft has launched two new ‘Surface’ machines that are capable of running 3D CAD software, including Siemens NX and SolidWorks. This includes the Surface Studio, a desktop ‘workstation’ with a built in 28-inch screen and a new Surface Book laptop / [...]

November 23, 2016 A2K News, Technology

Portable Scanning and Autodesk’s ReCap 360 Pro

The laser scanning market has just experienced a shock wave with Autodesk and Leica teaming up to lower the cost of entry. While laser scanning has been growing in popularity the price and accessibility of scanners has been stubbornly kept [...]

November 22, 2016 A2K News, Technology

VR for Revit Workflows

Have you viewed your Revit Workflows through the lenses of Virtual Reality yet? From Google to Microsoft Virtual Reality is taking tech, productivity and project building/viewing to the next level. Now you can view and edit workflows in your reality  [...]

November 21, 2016 A2K News