A great tutorial. What you are essentially doing is creating a family which you can stretch and contract using parameters. You will also array a label so that you can have your text repeating over the linetype.
With the new fabrication tools in Revit, detailers can create an LOD 400 model without ever leaving the Revit platform. We would love to hear about MEP detailers who have or have not adopted this platform. Feel free to leave a comment so that we can start a discussion!
We are really excited to try out Navisworks SwitchBack. This add-in will allow you to select an element in Navisworks and switch to Revit to fix the clash. It appears as though we will finally have full Interoperability between Navisworks and Revit. Rest assured that we will write a full review of the workflow once we’ve had … Continue reading Using Navisworks SwitchBack for fixing clashes in Revit
An excellent webinar by Professor Arto Kiviniemi from the University of Liverpool. In this session, Professor Kiviniemi discusses the concepts of data sharing with BIM. He covers how building designs are currently exchanged, how the industry theorizes it will be exchanged, and his views on the reality of how building information model data will be … Continue reading Professor Arto Kiviniemi (University of Liverpool) and Barie Hasib (BIM REC) Present The True Meaning of Open BIM
Have you heard of FM:Systems? Their Interact module will help facility managers work directly with their Revit model. You have complete control of building by revising assets, layout, and occupancy from within FM:Interact