Tag archive: building information modelling

Revit MEP Services       Dimension Drawings have recently extended their range of services to include Revit MEP Modelling. We are now available to facilitate Consultants and Contractors with a Revit MEP drafting service to compliment their design teams. With the implementation of B.I.M. (Building Information Modelling) within the construction industry, the transfer of…

Freeze Revit Drawings Hi readers, during 2014 and whilst delivering classes or implementing Revit Architecture, I must have been asked a dozen times this same question, “How do we save views/sheets/drawings in a Revit project at a particular date and time, and still be able to continue with the Revit model without changing the views”? In effect what…

Revit Stopped Working Dimension Drawings recently encountered a major problem with their Autodesk Revit Architecture 2015 software, and we thought it may be an idea to release the content to the Revit Community. Should the problem arise with other users then this quiet unique problem is at least search and findable on the internet. This is…

When Construction and Technology Converge I came across this interesting article in the Autodesk Construction and Design blog listings lately. In one of the blog sites; Beyond Design, the article entitled When Construction and Technology Converge, examines the relationship between software applications, mobile devices (or indeed any type of media device) and the user in…

Google’s Collaboration Project for Construction

Google’s Collaboration Project for Construction Google’s Collaboration Project for Construction, could it be happening? Back in October 2013, Dimension Drawings posted an article on their website listed as Secret Google Project Could Transform Construction Industry.  Now courtesy of Connected World magazine, an article may contain further information to suggest and authenticate the rumor that indeed Google are delving…

Dimension Drawings with 3rd Dimension

Dimension Drawings with 3rd Dimension Dimension Drawings recently collaborated with 3rd Dimension, 3D Design Bureau, located in Blackrock, County Dublin,  successfully completed a Building Information Modelling visualisation project. Harry Walton from Dimension Drawings was sub contracted to the 3rd Dimension Studios to work as part of a team on a visualisation project, just one of a number…

  What is or Where is BIM? I recently read an on-line article from the N.B.S. website, which is probably as good a detailed description of Building Information Modelling as I have seen. The following is a direct lift from the site, and I thought I might share it with BIM community members visiting the…

New Year Student Tuition Discount Dimension Drawings are planning their business strategy for 2014, and as an integral consideration, we have made a commitment to assist academic students in Northern Ireland with their learning and tuition of Autodesk Revit Architecture. How do we propose do this? By introducing the New Year Student Tuition Discount scheme. With the implementation…

Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Toposurface Cut Fill During a recent training and Revit Architecture implementation contract, I was asked about Toposurface Cut and Fill quantities. As a result I was prompted to create a video tutorial – Revit Architecture – Tips and Tricks – Toposurface Cut Fill. The client specialised in the…

BIM and Sustainability Rising to new heights with BIM. Shanghai Tower is one of the largest skyscraper in China as well as one of the most sustainable. Shanghai Tower owner champions BIM for design and construction of one of the world’s tallest (and greenest) buildings.A striking new addition to the Shanghai skyline is currently rising…

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