Autodesk Construction Cloud Files do not Copy with Minor Revision Preserved

When adopting a new way of working like hosting a project on the Autodesk Construction Cloud, there are inevitably many questions that need answering. Consider when a team shares a package. The file name typically stays the same. The person who uploads the file sees the file increasing in the minor revision (version). They assume […]

Include BIM 360 Description Metadata in Revit 2020 Home Dialogue

I recently completed an exercise to consolidate my understanding of a BIM process by completing a flow diagram and I needed to be creative with my BIM file naming. One of my current irritations is that the description of the BIM 360 file is not shown in the Revit User Interface (UI) when opening from […]

Installing Vault Data Standards

Keeping house and applying standards to a company can be a daunting task.  This is something the whole world over can attest to.  Having a big design team does make it extremely difficult to maintain your company standards when everyone has their own idea of what a standard should be.

Design Review Change Visualization on Renaming and Metadata in BIM 360

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” A BIM Execution Plan for the BIM 360 Common Data Environment (CDE) should include information on how files are named when using Design Review. It should be a straightforward process, but Design Review requires file names between […]