Instant Revit!: A Quick and Easy Guide to Learning Autodesk® Revit® 2017
English books/ April 24, 2017

Price: Instant Revit!: A Quick and Easy Guide to Learning Autodesk® Revit® 2017 This book is designed to give the student a basic introduction to the Revit 2017 computer aided design (CAD) program. The book contains step-by-step project tutorials with screenshots using the Revit program. The units for the projects are in Imperial (Feet & Inches) units.The student begins with three warm-up projects designed to familiarize them with the Revit interface. These projects will use the 2D portion of the program that will guide the student through a two-view drawing of a single story house, a one-view drawing of a geometrical component, and a lighting plan with two alternate plans. Once the student completes these projects, they will begin the final project. The project is a two-story residential structure. A three-dimensional model of the project will be developed and used to create views of the: first and second floor plans, section views, interior and exterior elevations, and detail views of the structure. Some of these drawings will be annotated with dimensions and notes. Door, window, and room finish schedules will be also be created. Once these drawings are completed, the student will then create design options of the structure. This…

Getting to Grips with BIM: A Guide for Small and Medium-Sized Architecture, Engineering and Construction Firms
English books/ April 24, 2017

Price: With the UK government‘s 2016 BIM threshold approaching, support for small organisations on interpreting, filtering and applying BIM protocols and standards is urgently required. Many small UK construction industry supply chain firms are uncertain about what Level 2 BIM involves and are unsure about taking first steps towards having BIM capability. As digitisation, increasingly impacts on work practices, Getting to Grips with BIM offers an insight into an industry in change supplemented by practical guidance on managing the transition towards more widespread and integrated use of digital tools to manage the design, construction and whole life use of buildings. Buy on Amazon

Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide
English books/ April 24, 2017

Price: Autodesk Revit 2018 Architecture Certification Exam Study Guide is geared toward users who have been using Autodesk Revit for at least six months and are ready to pursue their official Autodesk Revit certification. This fast paced book will get you ready for the certification exams quickly with fun and easy to follow instructions, covering everything from masses to views to documentation. Autodesk offers two levels of certification exam: the Autodesk Certified User exam and the Autodesk Certified Professional exam. This book covers both of the Autodesk Revit certification exams using step-by-step instructions and is packed with valuable information you ll want to know before taking either of these exams. This book will get you up to speed quickly on the nature of these exams’ questions so you will know exactly what to expect on exam day. This book is the most comprehensive and thorough preparation for these exams available. Included are exercises, practice questions and exam simulations which are intended to simulate knowledge users should have in order to pass the certification exams. Also included with this book are two complete practice exams; one for the certified user exam and the other for the certified professional exam. These practice…

ArchiCAD 19 – The Definitive Guide
English books/ April 23, 2017

Price: Dive into the wonderful world of Building Information Modeling (BIM) to become a productive ArchiCAD user About This Book Create a house and a commercial office building in a virtual 3D environment Strategically placed best practice tips to help you create better and exciting models Step-by-step tutorial, covering the advanced tools and features of ArchiCAD while creating two complete construction projects Who This Book Is For This book is for architects, architectural technicians, and construction professionals who are familiar with 2D CAD programs such as AutoCAD Lite, or have some exposure to a 3D BIM package such as Revit. No experience with ArchiCAD is required. If you want to learn the skills needed for architectural drawing production in the real world, then this book is for you. What You Will Learn Acquaint yourself with various project settings Explore a wide range of selection methods and modification features Create the walls, floor slabs, ceilings, and roofs of the residential and the commercial building Use the drafting and annotation tools Make objects and modify them to suit your needs Master view creation and graphic control Link and export files and discover the fundamentals of rendering In Detail ArchiCAD 19 – The…