How to add points to an AutoCAD drawing, number them and export to CSV file

How to add points to an AutoCAD drawing, number them and export to CSV file Introduction We have recently been asked how to add points to a AutoCAD drawing, number them and then to export the coordinate points to a comma delimited file or CSV file. Process When adding point via the AutoCAD Home Tab, […]

What’s new in Revit 2022 – PDF Export

What’s new in Revit 2022 – PDF Export Introduction Revit 2022 has been released and we’ll be looking at some of the new features. In this blog we’ll focus on the PDF Export option. Process We have been waiting for this and finally its here. The PDF export is built into Revit 2022 and  you […]

Revit 2021 – COBie Export Limitation

COBie is a common deliverable for BIM projects worldwide. It involves assigning parameters to elements that is then populated with data and used in facilities management. This typically happens from the end of the design and especially during construction and commissioning. When exporting to COBie there are only so many parameters that can be assigned […]

Whats new in Revit 2021.1 – Improved import and export functionality.

What’s new in Revit 2021.1 – Improved import and export functionality. Introduction In this video, we will be discussing the new features and improvements to the importing and exporting of files. Conclusion With the improved SAT, Rhino, Sketchup, and FormIT importing and STL exporting this enables smoother workflow to and from Revit which will help […]

How to export Revit data to Excel for standards and BIM workflow validation

We have come across a free tool that automates the data extraction from Revit. The extracted data could be used to check if users Revit models are within the company standards or conform to the set-up BIM standards. In this blog we’ll go through the process of the data extraction and validation.

How to get a Civil3D surface into Google Earth to validation its position

I received a request from a civil customer wanting to validate his Civil3D surface to see if the surface that has been created is correct. A suggestion was made to superimpose the newly Civil3D created surface onto Google Earth. Civil3D had such a feature in previous versions but in the last couple of versions its […]