Revit and AutoCAD

Revit OpEd

When Autodesk decided to buy Revit Technology Corporation they confused many of their own customers who, until then, were using AutoCAD or Architectural Desktop (aka ADT, now AutoCAD Architecture aka ACA). It is NOT necessary to use AutoCAD if you use Revit.

Bluebeam Tip: How to Make AutoCAD Text Searchable in PDFs

Carol Hagen

Bluebeam Revu is used by many Architects and General Contractors that also use AutoCAD. When you convert AutoCAD files to PDF, there’s a setting that you’ll want to check if you want to make the text searchable in your PDF.

How to use AutoCAD for generating bar bending schedule

Construction Cost Estimating

link] In this present video, one can learn how to use AutoCAD to produce bar bending schedule of staircase. AutoCAD Blocks AutoCAD Civil AutoCAD Drawings AutoCAD DWG AutoCAD Electrical Bar Schedule Videos

AutoCAD 2015 Tip - Align Tool

Revit OpEd

If you know that AutoCAD has an Align tool then you really know AutoCAD. you know AutoCAD). Align AutoCAD Tips When you have two things you''d like to line up with one another you can use the Align tool.

How to make estimates for road with Autocad

Construction Cost Estimating

By going through this online presentation, the construction professional can learn how to use Autocad for creating estimates for roads & highways which cover QUANTITY ESTIMATION OF ROAD WORKS , EARTHWORK CALCULATIONS , CROSS & L SECT.

Revit OpEd: Importing AutoCAD File Fails

Revit OpEd

Importing AutoCAD File Fails. When you try to import AutoCAD data you might have seen this series of messages before? Its especially confusing if you just were looking at the file in AutoCAD and know there are elements there. Importing AutoCAD File Fails. Revit OpEd.

Phase Aware Exporting to AutoCAD

CAD Shack

If you have ever had to export Revit to AutoCAD, it probably went extremely well.Simply use the Export tool under the application menu, pick your AutoCAD version, and the views required.

AutoCAD MEP Clash Reports

CAD Shack

Revit products have had the ability to report all interferences in a schedule since they came out, which has made them fundamentally better than looking all over the place to red lines hidden in a busy drawing in ABS/AutoCAD MEP. Well, here's a gem of an undocumented command for AutoCAD MEP.

any one give the autocad drawings for cricket stadium plans?

The Constructor

i am a student.studying civil engineering,now i take the one project,the project name is “design and analysis of cricket stadium” please

CAD Shack: Revit MEP Alternatives to AutoCAD Procedures

CAD Shack

Revit MEP Alternatives to AutoCAD Procedures. My dad says its the best thing he has ever read concerning Revit MEP alternatives to AutoCAD procedures. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems. AutoCAD MEP Links. AutoCAD MEP Updates and Service Packs. AutoCAD MEP Discussion Group. AutoCAD MEP Webcasts. AUGIs AutoCAD MEP Tip of the Month. AutoCAD MEP Recommended System Requirements. Thursday, June 17, 2010.

CAD Shack: AutoCAD MEP 2010 Update 2 is out

CAD Shack

AutoCAD MEP 2010 Update 2 is out. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems. AutoCAD MEP Links. AutoCAD MEP Updates and Service Packs. AutoCAD MEP Discussion Group. AutoCAD MEP Webcasts. AUGIs AutoCAD MEP Tip of the Month. AutoCAD MEP Recommended System Requirements. Wednesday, May 19, 2010. Im sure this is going to fix something. Download it here. Posted by. Todd Shackelford. at 8:27 AM. Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook.

Service Pack SP1 for AutoCAD Structural Detailing 2013 is now available

BIM & Beam

Service Pack SP1 for AutoCAD Structural Detailing 2013 is now available for download from the Services & Support site and also live in the LiveUpdate system. This update includes AutoCAD 2013 SP1.1. The readme containing the latest information regarding the installation and use of this Service Pack is available in: English. Polish. French

BIM & BEAM: Calling AutoCAD Structural Detailing Hero

BIM & Beam

e0434f4dh Exception at 7c812aebh - Crash AutoCAD MEP

CAD Shack

I ran into a bit of a downer with AutoCAD MEP 2010 because of my controlling nature. Me: "Knock Knock, You say who's there ?" You: "Uh. Who's there?" Me: "Control Freak, You say control freak who ?" Yeah, I can' help myself. I want to lock everything down. You know, for every one's own good, but also because I like it my way. I placed the enterprise cuix menu on a read only drive.

AutoCAD Revit MEP Suite 2009 Product Update 1

CAD Shack

Autodesk has released AutoCAD Revit MEP Suite 2009 Product Update 1. This seems to only address issues with AutoCAD and AutoCAD MEP. To download it click here. For a full list of problems addressed (in English) click here. AMEP Autodesk News Fixes

BIM & BEAM: AutoCAD WS In the Next Dimension!

BIM & Beam

Announcing the release of AutoCAD Structural Detailing 2012

BIM & Beam

BIM & BEAM: Where is AutoCAD 2011 in the AutoCAD Revit.

BIM & Beam

AutoCAD Structural Detailing 2012 Service Pack 2 is now available

BIM & Beam

AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems

CAD Shack

Digital Drafting Whether you liked AutoCAD, MicroStation, or whatever. (I Instead of digital lines, new entities called objects were introduced on the AutoCAD platform that contained specific properties to the object type. The minute you draw it twice in AutoCAD or ABS somebody changes one of two and now, there’s a disconnect. AutoCAD 2007 Advantages -Highly adaptive to most any drafting use. -It’s ABS will draft AutoCAD into the ground when properly set up.

Bluebeam Revu Tip: Complementing CAD

Carol Hagen

Bluebeam Revu CAD Architectural Sketch Autocad Bluebeam Revu Tips Floorplan Illustration While many Architectural, Engineering and Construction firms use Bluebeam Revu to convert CAD to PDF, there’s an often overlooked capability that is as plain as the nose on your face.

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Topcon Announces Direct Cloud-Link Between MAGNET Enterprise and AutoCAD WS

Construction Business Owner

has announced the first results of its collaboration with Autodesk Inc: A direct link to AutoCAD WS within Topcon’s MAGNET Enterprise cloud service LIVERMORE, CALIF. January 30, 2013) - Topcon Positioning Systems Inc.

Different Service Pack for Autodesk AutoCAD Revit Series—Systems Plus

CAD Shack

If you purchased your ABS 2007 as part of the Autodesk AutoCAD Revit Series—Systems Plus package and apply ABS SP1, you will get a License error 1.1.98 You will need to load a different Service Pack made especially for the Autodesk AutoCAD Revit Series—Systems Plus version. when you start ABS. Click the link above to download from Autodesk's site. Autodesk News

Construction Collaboration: PDF Secrets Part 1 – Estimating Takeoff

Carol Hagen

Print to PDF gets the document out of that technical construction software package (AutoCAD, Revit, etc) and serves it up for every construction team member, without needing the same software. Construction collaboration with PDFs has been utilized poorly.

BIM & BEAM: Autodesk Revit Structure 2011 and AutoCAD Revit.

BIM & Beam

Service Pack 1 out for AutoCAD MEP. At Last!

CAD Shack

When a single line pipe is being crossed multiple times by another AutoCAD MEP object at a different elevation, the hidden line gap is properly applied to the pipe. Switching to the Extended Data tab in the Properties Palette with AutoCAD objects selected will no longer cause Resource Manager errors. · Yeah the headline says it all. Here is where you can down load the service pack , and here's the low down directly from the readme file on what should be all better now.

MEP Analysis Extension for AutoCAD MEP and Revit MEP

CAD Shack

Kyle B. just announced on the duiscussion groups a newly available Autodesk LABS extension. The MEP Analysis Extension contains 25 HVAC utilities for sizing duct work, sizing piping, sizing HVAC equipment, calculating cooling and heating loads for commercial and residential buildings, calculating psychrometric properties of air, performing U-Value calculations, sizing electrical wire, and much more, all in the name of saving energy and the environment.

Top 5 Android Apps In 2016 For Construction Professionals

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AutoCAD 360 Autodesk® AutoCAD 360 previously known as AutoCAD WS, belongs to the authorized AutoCAD® mobile app. AutoCAD 360 is a user-friendly and free mobile app that can significantly improve the drafting process.

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How to study column footing drawing for a structure

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AutoCAD Drawing Building Structure Design Concrete Column Design Design CAD Drawing Steel Structure Drawing structure VideosThis construction video offers detailed guidelines on how to check column footing drawing.

RebarWin – A powerful construction program for structural design

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AutoCAD Software construction estimating For Software Construction News Structural design Structural Software structural steelRebarWin is a useful software for rebar detailing.

CAD Shack: December AUGIWorld features Industry Insights

CAD Shack

Melinda Heavrin, AutoCAD Architecture expert, thoroughly discusses "Material Matters". In "Stuck in Neutral, Christopher Fugitt offers his view on AutoCAD Civil 3D and what is needed to make that product all it could be. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems. AutoCAD MEP Links.

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CAD Shack: Imported DWG Files Have Thin Text

CAD Shack

There are times when AutoCAD files are required to be added to Revit project files. There two ways to incorporate AutoCAD DWG files into Revit. Inserted DWG files remain static and don’t change in Revit when they are updated in AutoCAD. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems.

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A position is vacant for Civil Engineer in Australia

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autocad civil engineering Civil Engineering design Engineers Jobs

Autodesk Announces IFC 2x3 Certification for Revit Architecture and AutoCAD Architecture

CAD Shack

We must be on our way, because Autodesk announced this morning that Revit Architecture and AutoCAD Architecture programs have been Certified for IFC 2x3.That is the latest release of the IFC format, which continues to evolve. If this BIM thing is ever going to take off, we will need to be able to share all the great BIM data we have made or collected with others. That's where Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) come in.

Vacancy For Structural Engineer In Birmingham

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Skills required for this job: A degree in Structural Engineering or equivalent Must have experience of AutoCAD or CAD/CAE An innovative mind and hands-on problem solving abilities Good understanding of 2D and 3D Ability to work from first principles with strong mathematical analysis.

Revit 2018 - GEO Reference and Shared Coordinates

Revit OpEd

I replied to a thread at RFO that asked about Revit 2018 touting support for AutoCAD's GEO Reference feature. Revit 2018, assuming the source DWG file is using AutoCAD's GEO Referencing feature , it is possible for Revit to inherit this data to affect not only the Location (Sun and Energy Analysis) but also the coordinate location of the project (Shared Coordinates). AutoCAD Coordinates Coordination Geo Reference New Features Revit 2018 Shared Coordinates Site Tips

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Top Ten Software used in Civil Engineering

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AutoCAD” and “Google Sketchup” : Writing is the best tool for note down the imagination or you can draw and make a plot. In AutoCAD, a small little question and it''s the foremost much-liked package in beaux arts world has the equivalent significance for the applied science similarly.

Download Civil Engineering Software Free

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3D Structural Modeling Software – 3D+: It is autoCAD based pareametic modeling and analysis. Carlson Software – These are the makers of several AutoCAD and IntelliCAD-compatible surveying. autocad CAD software civil engineering construction News surveyor

CAD Shack: Default Duct Systems

CAD Shack

If you are coming to Revit MEP from AutoCAD or AutoCAD MEP, you may be very used to specifying a duct system when you draw duct. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems. AutoCAD MEP Links. AutoCAD MEP Updates and Service Packs. AutoCAD MEP Discussion Group.

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CAD Shack: East Coast CAD Kicks it up a Notch

CAD Shack

East Coast CAD has had Fabrication for AutoCAD MEP software for years, but it added MEP Fabrication Version 1.0 for AutoCAD Revit MEP 2011 on November 30th. AutoCAD vs. ABS vs. Revit Systems. AutoCAD MEP Links. AutoCAD MEP Updates and Service Packs. AutoCAD MEP Discussion Group. AutoCAD MEP Webcasts. AUGIs AutoCAD MEP Tip of the Month. AutoCAD MEP Recommended System Requirements. Friday, December 10, 2010.

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