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Yasmin Talbot

3D Rebar Detailing Software – Create Bar Schedules Automatically in Revit

3D Rebar Detailing Software – Create Bar Schedules Automatically in Revit
If you use industry leading Autodesk Revit software and want an enhanced toolset for rebar detailing and concrete design, then Advance BIM Designers – Concrete series, is a must have comprehensive add-on. Graitec’s 3D Rebar Detailing software is a key BIM solution that will not only increase productivity, but will also help improve management of structural projects. In this blog and short video, w...
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Dave Talbot

Rebar Detailing Software for Revit

Rebar Detailing Software for Revit
Autodesk Revit has proved itself as one of the leading tools for BIM workflows and the technology has continued to evolve to meet the many requirements of typical construction project including MEP, Structural and now with the added power of Graitec technology, enhanced Rebar detailing and concrete design. Introducing Graitec Advance BIM Designers – Concrete Series, a comprehensive add-on that wil...
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John Bennett

Autodesk Revit 2019 – What’s New Structural Engineering and Fabrication

Autodesk Revit 2019 – What’s New Structural Engineering and Fabrication
The release of Autodesk Revit 2019 gives users their first taste of being able to generate custom bespoke connections within this software. These connections are heavily customisable with the tools to attach fixings and welds to be used and transferred across projects. This builds on the foundations laid down during the previous Revit 2018 release. These are the components behind the joints which,...
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Ian Bottomley

Introducing Autodesk AutoCAD 2019 Including Specialised Toolsets

Introducing Autodesk AutoCAD 2019 Including Specialised Toolsets
Introducing the new AutoCAD including specialised toolsets portfolio. Combining vertical specific functionality with access to the new Autodesk website and mobile applications. Ensuring you and your organisation can flourish accessing a suite of applications whether you’re in the office or not. The AutoCAD including specialised toolset represents a consolidation of Autodesk’s original software por...
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Dave Talbot

What’s the Next BIG Disruptor for AEC

What’s the Next BIG Disruptor for AEC
If you think the AEC world is settling into BIM and BIM is the future think again. The adoption of 3D technologies in the AEC sector is merely serving as an enabler and catalyst for change right across the sector. What would previously have been considered the norm is now highly debatable to the point that the current reality is that “change is fast becoming the new norm”. Robotics, Artificial Int...
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Alan Johnson

A Guide To The Navisworks Interface For 2018

A Guide To The Navisworks Interface For 2018
Regular Navisworks users will no doubt remember which tools/commands are on which tab and which window contains what info etc. But new or inexperienced users of Navisworks often struggle to find or remember the names of commands and where they were, or where was that setting which controlled how something looked. So then, let’s take a general overview of the Navisworks Interface for 2018. To start...
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Ian Robinson

Use a single source for your Data with the AEC Collection

Use a single source for your Data with the AEC Collection
BIM discussions are often about the big picture and can sometimes seem a little over complex for the day to day work of the Engineer. So, to address this, let's take a quick look at connected data. One big risk in an Infrastructure project is making a decision based on old or out of date data. Therefore procuring and using the same piece of data in a whole host of applications makes sense and redu...
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Ian Robinson

Putting your Revit and AutoCAD models on the map - how Infraworks adds context

Putting your Revit and AutoCAD models on the map - how Infraworks adds context
We often get asked how to put Maps into Revit or AutoCAD. And our reply is always the same… “Do you really want to do that?”. And the response we get is always the same… “Yes!” Have a think about it for a moment. What you are actually wanting to do is to place your model in context. Rather than complicating matters, and trying a thousand different ways to get a Google map, a Bing map or Ordnance S...
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Rob Merriman

A Christmassy use for Advance Steel Plate Commands and Functions

A Christmassy use for Advance Steel Plate Commands and Functions
With Christmas just around the corner, what better way to kick off the festivities and get everyone in the festive spirit than by showing how the Autodesk Advance Steel plate commands can be used to create our very own Graitec Christmas Tree. You can now watch our Graitec screencast, showing how we created the tree and the steps we went through. The plate commands that were used are the following...
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Janet Black

How to add a 4-inch length to the Nelson H4L inch shear stud with the Advance Steel Management Tools

How to add a 4-inch length to the Nelson H4L inch shear stud with the Advance Steel Management Tools
Well it seems that you have hit a speed bump. You are working with a structure and although you have the correct section class, section type, and size, the length of the element does not exist in the database. This can be very annoying, but you can adjust the values with the Autodesk Advance Steel Management Tools. Yes, this is a question that is asked time and time again; 'How do I add a len...
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