The architects can attain the excellence through BIM with the partnership of Autodesk Seek and MetalTech-USA

MetalTech-USA, the most recognized distributor & specialty fabricator of ecological architectural metals, is making a tie-up with Autodesk Seek in generating Revit models. The BIM files produced in Revit, include together visual and numerical descriptions of their physical counterparts which will be utilized as digital components in building simulations.

With this partnership, the users can download MetalTech’s adaptive roofing and façade components as well as choose from the most wanted MetalTech-USA EcoChoice™ material. Metal finishing capabilities like standard Prisma™ patterns and customizable PixArt™ functionality are also demonstrated for design stimulation.

By applying BIM, the AEC professionals get the ability to develop drawings having property information on each element inside the building. This ground-breaking feature will minimize costs to a great extent by empowering the user to produce and evaluate design choices in the early stage of the design process. Seek contains insightful product search functionalities directly inside Revit for simple amalgamation of MetalTech-USA’s products into the user’s project.

There are more than 66,000 manufacturer-specific products inside the seek library. The users can apply MetalTech-USA’s objects to ensure that their designs are created on the basis of manufacturer information as well as these objects are fully revamped to be utilized in Revit. Each Revit file placed to Seek goes through a thorough, 36-point QA progression that provides Seek Quality Icons to denote the level of quality restrained in the file.

The unique Revit models can be formed with MetalTech-USA and their exclusive series of products maintaining both their product’s form and function. These models will function superiorly inside a project as well as move the boundaries of design forward. BIM is a process which will expand significantly in near future. It’s a discipline that all existing and potential architects should be well versed and by integrating BIM systems with MetalTech-USA, the creative design ideas for both present and future architects will be enhanced.

The Users can easily avail all BIM files, product information and supporting documentation via the Seek Library at autodesk.seek.com as well as from the SmartBuilding Index on reedconstructiondata.com or directly from the website http://www.metaltech-usa.com.

MetalTech-USA is a premier distributor and specialty fabricator of eco-friendly architectural metals that specializes in roofing, rainwater, soffit and cladding systems. For more information, visit www.metaltech-usa.com, or call 770-486-8825.

  MetalTech-USA, the most recognized distributor & specialty fabricator of ecological architectural metals

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Learn Autocad through an exclusive free autocad tutorial by Ash Bé

Ash Bé has presented an exclusive free autocad tutorial for cad professionals that is useful for beginner to advanced cad users and covers both 2D and 3D.

Learn how to produce drawing, annotation as well as modeling with Autocad.

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Free online self-learning educational courses by Autodesk

Autodesk Design Academy is offering free, online, self-learning educational courses as well as certified programs for designers to resolve any design problems through diverse Autodesk software.

The free Autodesk-provided courses are supported with the reference material in the Design Academy library along with software exercises, quizzes, and case studies. These courses are accredited with AIA and USGBC continuing education credits. One can attend the individual courses or a broad certificate program. One can explore a list of courses and start with the pertinent audience and industry.

In order to make registration for any certified course, you will have to make an account on Autodesk’s Learning Management System site. After effectively creating an account, one can register himself for either a certificate, or a course.

More Courses, click here 

Autodesk Design Academy is offering free, online, self-learning educational courses as well as certified programs for designers to resolve any design problems through diverse Autodesk software.
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CCE launched EnSuite compatible with ACIS, Rhino, SketchUp and SOLIDWORKS 2015

CCE, the reliable solution provider in various engineering software, just launched EnSuite software that can be applied to view and convert 3D CAD data.

The EnSuite is mainly used to convey and leverage cad data to everyone belonging to outside of engineering/design which range from sales/marketing, purchasing, quality, estimation, manufacturing, packaging, and customer service and others.

This newest engineering software is compatible with Rhino, ACIS and Sketchup. EnSuite contains the following exclusive features :

  • Viewer application is improved as the users now will be able to open, view, and convert models generated through SOLIDWORKS 2015 and Parasolid v27.0 as well as export any CAD model to the Parasolid V27.0 file.
  • View all the most important native CAD, Standard formats and Visualization and Point Cloud files under one viewer, self-governing of the source CAD system.
  • Evaluate and query data instantly from CAD files through simple easy-to-use productivity tools ranging from distance measurements, calculating mass properties, bounding volumes, BOM, and lots other.
  • Distribute any CAD Files, Markups, and reports with your extensive enterprise, with the help of top-notch translators, collaboration tools, and a 3D PDF generator.
  • You can computerize designs, processes, incorporate internal systems, and combine PDM/PLM/ERP.
  • The users will get the ability to view and transform part and assembly documents generated through ACIS, Rhino (.3dm), and SketchUp (.skp, .skb) formats.
  • User experience becomes better as the user-interface now supports any monitor resolution.

The users having active subscription, will be capable of accessing the software at free of cost.

CCE, the reliable solution provider in various engineering software, just launched EnSuite software that can be applied to view and convert 3D CAD data.
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Revit 2015 MEP – Calculations and Performance

When Revit 2015 Update unleash third version, it offered a brand new MEP setting became offered for Pipe and Duct Systems referred to as Performance Mode. If you examine the kind of properties of a Piping system (or Duct) you will find this extra setting.

When Revit 2015 Update unleash third version, it offered a brand new MEP setting became offered for Pipe and Duct Systems referred to as Performance Mode.
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The help documentation offers this table to interrupt down those system classification calculations are created available to USA and that are ready to benefit of this new Performance selection.

This means to boost performance once working/editing massive MEP system networks. For every system kind we decide to assign this Performance setting to, Revit’s system propagation is disabled on each system assigned thereto system kind. The Calculations parameter is enclosed in schedules, which may create it easier to toggle on and off.

At first look it does not appear a lot of totally different from selecting None as a result of to revive system propagation we’ve to vary the setting back to use a calculation methodology, aside from Performance or None. My initial expectation was that none would pack up calculations entirely and Performance would allow therefore me calculations however do so in an exceedingly method that may improve my expertise or perception of performance, Revit’s responsiveness as I work.

As I’ve learned from the developers, despite carrying a reputation that {means|that implies} to me otherwise, beneath the hood, mistreatment none of them doesn’t tell Revit to utterly ignore everything associated with the connected network. This new Performance setting will enable Revit to utterly ignore any system (as so much as calculation propagation is concerned) that’s assigned to the Performance setting.

As I perceive them, the 2 decisions area unit a trade off between accretive slower performance for every and each model (our) interaction (by selecting None) or having a faster response (from Revit) for every model interaction, selecting instead to endure a extended wait once turning back on calculations (using Performance). Maybe during a} future unleash we’ll simply see none of them eliminated or replaced by Performance? At the very least i feel the naming may be a bit deceptive.

An aspect result of mistreatment this setting is that duct/pipe filler and also the System Inspector won’t work on systems that area unit assigned thereto either.

When Revit 2015 Update unleash third version, it offered a brand new MEP setting became offered for Pipe and Duct Systems referred to as Performance Mode.
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Preparing Views for Competition Boards in Revit

In this set of tutorials we’ll learn the way to create quite some views which will assist you exemplify the intent of your abstract and theoretical styles.

We’ll begin by slivering a model into some perpendicular items so as to interrupt up the model into its main parts. Next we’ll be continuous exploding views and enlarge our building parts each upright and flat ligature them back to their actual position with line ways.

Once we’re comfy with making exploded reads we’ll flip our attention to the positioning and make a view displaying the sun’s path and the way it’ll agree on the direction of our building on the positioning.

Once we’ve set our views we’ll then bring all pictures onto a sheet wherever we will then discover completely different layouts for our conception boards.

With these tools and fast tips you will be ready to prepare pictures which will assist you exemplify your style intent with ease.

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In this set of tutorials we'll learn the way to create quite some views which will assist you exemplify the intent of your abstract and theoretical styles.
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