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    Bartlett & West

Construction Cost Management Module added to BIM 360 Platform

The ability to track costs using real time accurate data, identify issues and share them with the project team is fundamental to delivering a project on time and within budget.

Autodesk has added a powerful new construction cost management module as an add-on subscription to BIM 360 Build.  Within this module, customers can track and visualize costs and their impact on the project budget in real-time, providing a clear picture of the project financial health.

Creating a subassembly from a polyline in Autodesk Civil 3D

Corridor modeling is a powerful tool for creating simple or complex road and other linear 3D design models.  One key to its versatility is the use of custom subassembly parts to model non-standard components of the corridor.

In the video below, Seiler Design Solutions will show you how to create a simple corridor subassembly from a polyline and add codes to the various points, links and shapes that get created.

Possible Subscription Issues

 

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On 5/09/2019 we noticed this warning message from Autodesk when we logged into our account (https://manage.autodesk.com), now today the message is gone.

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Update on accessing your Autodesk Certifications!

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Infraworks 2020 Model Builder Changes

With the 2020 release of Autodesk Infraworks, users who are subscribers to BIM360 Docs will notice a difference in the Model Builder for Infraworks.  Unlike the previous version, when creating a new model with the Model Builder, there is a conspicuous absence of the BIM360 Docs folders.

AutoCAD Web App

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Revit 2020 Hotfix (View Mode) and Addins Available!

If you have view issues in the Viewer Mode using Revit 2020, please download the Revit 2020 hotfix available in the Autodesk Account and this will resolvew those issues.

https://manage.autodesk.com

There are several available Revit 2020 Addins too, check them out!

Orthomosaic Imagery in Autodesk Infraworks Using Color Masking

In the embeded video below, Seiler Design Solutions will demonstrate how to add an orthomosaic image created from drone photography to an Autodesk Infraworks model and to trim out the odd shaped areas using color masking.

This technique can also be used to add other types of image overlays to your model such as signs, logos and labels, masking out the portions you do not wish to display.

How to create a custom Shared Parameter in Revit and how to apply it

With this little step by step process you'll see how to create a custom shared parameter and apply it to a family (titleblock in this case) and be able to control its visability.

1. First go to the Manage Tab and select Shared Parameters

2. Create a new Shared Parameter file

3. Create a new shared parameter Group