Posts Tagged ‘Autodesk’

Revit Sundial

September 4, 2014

As mentioned at last months event, Revit-on-the-cloud is now available for beta testing.

You can sign up here;

If anyone would like to voulenteer, it would be good to get some feedback for the group at an upcoming meeting.


23rd July event

July 20, 2014

This month we have a great door prize up for grabs from our main sponsor Ke Kelit. Make sure you bring a business card to drop into the hat.

First presentation:
Ke Kelit Piping Systems content & Lookup Tables
Suitable for all levels of expertise, Full Revit
Matthew Pettengell will show off the new Ke Kelit Piping Content availible at Productspec and explain how Lookup Tables work in Revit.


Second Presentation:
Revit Technology Conference (RTC) Wrap-up
Suitable for all levels of expertise
For those who couldn’t make it to Australia for this years conference, Craig Burke from Beca, will give us a run down of what we missed out on.


Followed by:
How to get Wellington Area Site & Terrain Information
Suitable for all levels of expertise Full Revit and LT
Grant from Caduceus will show you how to use the web site to get site contours and boundary information to create toposurfaces and boundary lines. A lot of this information is free!


Many thanks to to Productspec for hosting this meeting in their new offices.
And to Ke Kelit for providing the drinks, nibbles and Door Prize.


Wed 23 July 2014
@ Producspec
19 Edward St, Wellington
(Tucked in behind the buildings on the corner of Manners & Victoria St)
Google Map

5.30pm – for a 6pm start
(Please do not arrive before 5:30)
Finishing at 7:30pm

RSVP to Grant

Looking forward to seeing you there.

Grant Taylor, Kevin Thickett & Michael Warwick

Topic Suggestions

July 10, 2012

Here is a starter list of topics that I thought would be interesting. Please add any topics you would like to see presented in the comments section & I’ll copy them up to the main post. Also, please say if you think any of these are not worthwhile & we’ll try to keep the yawn material out of our meetings.

Offer to present are always welcome! You can pick something from the list if you know a bit about it, or dream up your own topic.

  • Model positioning & shared coordinates.
  • Working with IFC files (i.e. archicad exports)
  • DWF markups in Revit including Autodesk 360
  • Clash detection in Revit, & or in NavisWorks
  • Using point clouds in Revit
  • ANZRS (Australia New Zealand Revit Standards) overview
  • Visibility control methods
  • Revit model compare tool
  • Adaptive families
  • Revision clouds & revision control
  • Colour fill plans
  • Project browser organisation
  • MEP System Families