Building Performance Analysis in Revit 2016 R2 with Autodesk Insight 360

At GreenBuild 2015 this week, Autodesk announced a new Autodesk Insight 360 cloud service for building performance analysis which also plugs into the latest version of Revit. This tutorial provides a comprehensive look at this new tool along with an overview of the new 3D energy model view in Revit ...

The Power of a Pre-Linked ArchiCAD Template, Part 3 – Layout Book

This is the third in a series of tutorials which walks users through the fundamentals of creating and using a pre-linked template in ArchiCAD. It focuses on the third step: the Layouts in the Layout Book.

Automating Code Compliance in AEC

This article looks at why the process of getting building approvals from regulatory agencies remains very much a 2D process, with the building drawings still being checked manually for code compliance, when much of it could have been automated if a BIM model was being used. It explores the various ...

Building Information Modeling: BIM in Current and Future Practice (Book Review)

This review explores the book, Building Information Modeling: BIM in Current and Future Practice, which brings together many of the leading academics and researchers in the field of AEC technology writing about some of their current BIM-related research. It is published by Wiley and edited by Karen Kensek ...

AECbytes Magazine


The Q3 2015 issue is here!


It includes the following articles:


  • Firm Profile: HDR

  • AEC Technology Updates

  • ArchiCAD 19

  • Augmented Reality in AEC

  • People Profile: Larry Rocha
  • Delivering on the Promise of BIM
... and more!

The digital version is FREE. To read the magazine online or to download a PDF or iPad version, use this link.


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