Hey everyone A lot of you know me as the CAD Manager for Kitchen &
Associates, a 50-person architectural firm just outside Philadelphia. I
had the distinct honor of transitioning 25 people at that firm from
Arris on Unix to Archicad on Mac. It was on...
Somewhere recently, I saw someone post a method to convert the Layout
Space Autotext (like ) into a variable you can extract text
strings from. Our lovely Search Tool and Google are not getting it for
me. Does anyone else remember where that was or w...
Aww, it's nice to be remembered! Yes, I'm now working at Bentley and
working on my third BIM platform (though now on the development side
instead of implementation). I can appreciate aspects of software
development that I really didn't before After l...
Karl wrote:Would be nice to have a Solibri-lite or NavisWorks-lite
priced lower and limited to small models and limited rules. There are
a few different versions of Navis: Manage, Simulate, and Review. It's
been a while since I looked at the differ...
Matthew wrote:I can see doing visual collision detection on something
small like a house, but on anything of any size, it makes about as much
sense as adding up numbers in a spreadsheet by hand. If you have a high
end tool that can help locate proble...
Matthew wrote:Also... I thought Revit had clash detection built in? Not
that I've heard. I'll have to take a look. Yes, it does. Since 2008 or
so, I think. It's nowhere near as nice as Navis' though. I can see doing
visual collision detection on some...