3D BIM

IFC Mapping – Why everyone should embrace it

nathan hildebrandtSep 22 2014
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In my previous post on the Top New Features of ArchiCAD 18 I listed IFC Mapping as my top feature. This feature enables users to manipulate the data that is native in ArchiCAD and use it in an almost an infinite number ways to use internally in ArchiCAD as part of data representation or to export customized data to OPENBIM IFC. 

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ArchiCAD 18 – New Feature Review – Revision Tool

nathan hildebrandtSep 04 2014
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In my Last Post I discussed my Top 5 Features in ArchiCAD 18. One of the features that need further review in detail is the Revision Tool. It has been one of the most requested features by users for a number of years and it is finally here in ArchiCAD 18. It is a tool as I have previously stated that requires time to trial to fully understand. I recommend that you take the time to investigate this feature and make sure you include it in your workflows, as you will benefit from timesaving and quality control you achieve through using it. 

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Webinar - Putting the "I" into your BIM Documentation

nathan hildebrandtSep 04 2014
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This Webinar explains how Fulton Trotter Architects embrace the New Features in ArchiCAD 17 and benefit from the additional Data in the model.

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Graphisoft Australia - Brisbane User Group Meeting May 2014

nathan hildebrandtMay 28 2014
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On Monday night Graphisoft Australia hosted the Brisbane ArchiCAD User Group Meeting. The second event in its new and improved format held at the XXXX Brewery is growing in popularity and the venue packed out with just under 60 attendees.

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Putting the “I” into your BIM Documentation

nathan hildebrandtMay 24 2014
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This is my second Guest Blog post over on Shoegnome from February this year

In my last post I talked about using Building Materials to check the level of development and resolution in your model. This post will continue to look at another concept that forms part of Fulton Trotter Architects ArchiCAD 17 template that can be adapted and used in your practice.

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Auditing your Model using Building Materials and Surfaces

nathan hildebrandtMay 23 2014
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This is a copy of my first Guest Blog post over on Shoegnome from January this year.

The introduction of Building Materials in ArchiCAD 17 is a significant shift forward in providing opportunities for building on the “Information” component of BIM. If you use Building Materials well you will find that due to the number of embedded attributes they can act as favourites for you.

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