eVolve 2.0 - Deep Dive into System Conduit

Mike Massey

All, Construction, Conduit, Electrical, eVolve, fabrication, Families, revit mep, System, System families 3 Comments

One of the biggest new features in eVolve 2.0 is the addition of System Families.  With eVolve 2.0 users will be able to create level 400 models with the quickness and ease of modeling with System…

eVolve 2.0 - New Export Requisition Form

Mike Massey

All, Revit, Schedule, Schedules, Construction, Electrical, eVolve Leave a comment

This tool will allow you to export your material schedules to Excel.  In previous versions of eVolve, the export had to be started while in the specific schedule that was going to be exported.  The…

eVolve 2.0 - New Tags and Schedules

Mike Massey

All, Schedules, Tags, Construction, Electrical, eVolve, Parameters Leave a comment

New parameters and families have improved the use of tags and schedules in eVolve 2.0.  With the use of these new parameters, the need to manual dimension conduit runs has almost been eliminated. …

eVolve 2.0 - New Families

Mike Massey

All, Construction, Conduit, Electrical, eVolve, Families Leave a comment

eVolve 2.0 has over 87 new or modified families.  This is the largest increase in content since the product was first created.  Most of the new content was added because of customers’ requests.  I…

The Next-Generation BIM 360

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, BIM 360, BIM 360 Field, BIM360, Collaboration for Revit, Construction, Field, A360 Collaboration for Revit, BIM 360 Build, BIM 360 Design, BIM 360 Docs, BIM 360 Glue, BIM 360 Team, Collaboration Leave a comment

Prior to today (April 9, 2018), Autodesk offered a set of individual (classic) cloud products that were built to digitize and support specific project delivery phases and processes. There was only…

C4R Desktop Connector - (The Fine Print)

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Collaboration for Revit, Construction, 2017, Collaboration, Desktop Connector Leave a comment

The new Desktop Connector that works in conjunction with Collaboration for Revit allows users the ability to link in non-Revit files into the Collaboration for Revit model.  This was a huge added…

Advantages of Using the New Desktop Connector With C4R

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, BIM 360, Construction, Collaboration Leave a comment

Autodesk BIM 360 Team has added the Desktop Connector.  Desktop Connector is a desktop service that integrates Autodesk Team with your desktop folder and file structure for easy file management.

Selecting Rooms and Spaces in Revit

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Spaces, Construction, Rooms Leave a comment

Recently, I have had users that were not able to select Rooms or Spaces in their plan views.  This is due to a new feature that was added to Revit several releases back. To select a Room or Space in…

Populating all Cells in a Revit Schedule

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Schedule, Schedules, Construction Leave a comment

Editing cells in a Revit schedule can be long and monotonous, especially if the majority of the cells for a parameter are the same though out the schedule.  Revit does not allow you to highlight…

Perspective Sections in Revit

Mike Massey

Architecture and Engineering, All, Revit, Sections, Construction Leave a comment

Revit has a way of making drawing look very ridged and flat. Creating a perspective section will add depth to your sections.  A perspective section can be created by creating a 3D Camera view and…

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