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Case Study: Saving Time and Money with Autodesk Revit Customisation – ReziCAD

In this case study (PDF), Andrew Milford, Managing Director of ReziCAD, and winner of A2K Technologies’ Ultimate Desk competition, explains why he chose Autodesk’s Building Design Suite Premium, and the benefits to his business of Revit customisations from A2K. Autodesk [...]

January 13, 2015 A2K News, Industry, Technology

Improved efficiencies from Autodesk Building Design Suite and A2K Technologies: Gandy and Roberts

Consulting engineering firm, Gandy and Roberts, explain how using Autodesk Revit within Autodesk’s Building Design Suite has improved efficiencies in their projects, and allowed greater collaboration across multiple disciplines. It has also increased their competitiveness in the marketplace, by being [...]

September 23, 2014 A2K News, Industry, Technology, Videos

Autodesk Releases Site Designer Extension for Revit from Eagle Point’s SiteWorks Add-in

Autodesk has just released Site Designer as a subscription app for Revit users. According to Autodesk Exchange, “Autodesk Site Designer Extension for Revit® software helps architects, designers, and planners convey building site planning concepts to engineers. Site Designer runs inside [...]

September 18, 2014 Technology

A2K’s Revit Selection Tool for Knauf

A2K Technologies’ Design Content has recently developed and released a Revit selection tool, built for plasterboard manufacturer, Knauf. Revit users can now filter and select Knauf products directly inside Revit. The Knauf Revit plugin provides the ability to add over [...]

June 27, 2014 A2K News, Technology

Pro Tips: Elevation Depth

A2K Technologies’ Chad Smith shows how to add depths to your elevations in Revit, through the use of masses. [...]

December 6, 2013 Tips and Tricks, Videos

Pro Tips: Complex Roofs

A2K Technologies’ Chad Smith shows how to generate a complex hip roof in Revit. [...]

December 6, 2013 Tips and Tricks, Videos

Latest Autodesk Service Packs and Updates

A2K is pleased to bring you the latest Autodesk service packs and updates: AutoCAD AutoCAD LT 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD Civil3D 2014 Service Pack I Revit Revit Architecture 2014 Update Release II Revit LT [...]

November 21, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks

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) [...]

October 18, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks

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 [...]

September 25, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks