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Yasmin Talbot

Learn the Benefits of Obtaining a BIM Level 2 Certification

Learn the Benefits of Obtaining a BIM Level 2 Certification

Companies implementing building information modelling into businesses reap numerous benefits such as a higher quality of build, lower costs, better management of resources and so much more. But with the government assessing the supply chain on their ...
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Josie

RICS, BIM4SME and Graitec Recognise BIM Achievements.

RICS, BIM4SME and Graitec Recognise BIM Achievements.
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Building Information Modelling, better known as BIM, has dramatically changed the way medium and large-scale building projects are developed. BIM gives constructors the ability to collaborate and coherently assemble a complex model rather than indepe...
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Justin Taylor

It's Just a Phase You're Going Through

It's Just a Phase You're Going Through
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Many projects, such as renovations, proceed in phases, each representing a distinct time-period in the life of the project e.g. existing, temporary works, demolition and new construction. Another way to think of them is as milestones within the ...
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Simon Locke

Keeping it Low - Interference Checking in Revit

Keeping it Low - Interference Checking in Revit
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Checking for clashes in any construction project is a must and will hopefully highlight any issues way before they become a costly amendment onsite. When working on a collaborative design project a regular coordination review is a necessary part of t...
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Justin Taylor

Game, Set and Matchline?

Game, Set and Matchline?
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You can’t fit a 100m building plan onto an A3 sheet at 1:100, just like you can’t fit an elephant in a fridge, no matter if there are footprints in the butter! You could use a bigger title sheet, change the scale to 1:200 or design a smaller building...
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Grant Dott

Use the Right Glue for Better Quality.

Use the Right Glue for Better Quality.
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I have discussed in past blogs about Quality and construction and the importance of reducing risk during the build process. I used BIM 360 Field to demonstrate this. This time I would like to discuss the use of BIM 360 Glue as part of the Quality pro...
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Alan Johnson

Configuring IFC Export tool from the iConstruct ‘add in’ tool in Navisworks

Configuring IFC Export tool from the iConstruct ‘add in’ tool in Navisworks
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I have previously written about how quickly and easily we can get an IFC file out of Navisworks using the iConstruct Smart IFC Export. In this paper, I will go in to more detail of how we can configure the IFC export tool so as well as exporting mode...
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Grant Dott

BIM 360 Docs and BIM 360 Field are closer than you think!

BIM 360 Docs and BIM 360 Field are closer than you think!
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It’s one of the most frequently asked questions after discussing BIM 360 with customers: ‘When will BIM 360 Docs link to BIM 360 Field’? There is no real answer to that. It may be on the Autodesk roadmap for the future, but pinpointing a date isn’t o...
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Justin Taylor

BIM 360 Team: Model Compare (5 of 5)

BIM 360 Team: Model Compare (5 of 5)
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In the fifth and final part of this series, we will cover the version comparison feature of Autodesk BIM 360 Team and tracking changes between versions, ensuring all changes are viewed by team members and versions tracked. You can also read parts one...
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Justin Taylor

BIM 360 Team: Viewing, Commenting and Marking-up (4 of 5)

BIM 360 Team: Viewing, Commenting and Marking-up (4 of 5)
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In the fourth part of this series, we will cover the visualization, marking-up and commenting, all in real-time. You can also read parts one, two and three of this series on our blog . Autodesk BIM 360 Team can handle many, many, many file formats an...
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