Need Software? 0% Financing is Back

Building
March 16, 2015

Autodesk Financing makes it easy to get the professional tools you need to stay competitive For a limited time, you can finance up to 100% of your Autodesk software investment* — making it much easier to get the tools your business needs to get the job done. Autodesk Financing enables you to: Keep up with […]

Better Revit Collaboration for Project Teams

Building
March 13, 2015

The new A360 Collaboration for Revit® Cloud Subscription service revolutionizes teamwork by connecting building project teams with centralized access to BIM project data in the cloud. With no need for costly IT setup, A360 Collaboration for Revit® is a turnkey solution that allows project stakeholders from multiple companies or sites to concurrently author a model […]

Creating High-Impact Visualizations with Revit and Showcase

Building
March 12, 2015

Want to visualize your Revit designs to better relay design intent to stakeholders?  With the Building Design Suite, now you can. Easily create animations from your Revit models with Autodesk Showcase included in the Autodesk Building Design Suite. Watch this short video to see how easy it is to move Revit into Showcase and give […]

Managing Uncertainty and Expectations in Building Design and Construction

Building
March 11, 2015

Recently, McGraw Hill Construction released a report that speaks to the top causes of uncertainty in building and construction projects as it effects the schedule and cost of the projects. According to this report the top causes determined by owners, architects, and contractors: Unforeseen site or construction issues Design errors Design omissions Contractor-caused delays Owner-driven […]

Doing More with Your Title Block iLogic Form: Part 2

Education
March 10, 2015

Posted on March 10, 2015 by Dave Breiner, Synergis Solutions Engineer: iLogic Drawing Form As I promised, here is the follow-up to “Fill Out Your Title Block with an iLogic Form”. There are a number of ways to improve and add to the information you may need to see in your Title Block. I am […]

Revit Tip: Multi-Layer Graphical Overrides

Building
March 4, 2015

Posted on March 4, 2015 by Darin Green, Synergis Lead Product Support Specialist: We recently had a customer seeking a solution/workaround for distinguishing reinforced walls from non-reinforced walls. They wanted to include a cross-hatch on structural walls and leave the architect’s walls as is. Prior to contacting us they were accomplishing this task by using […]

Sheet Metal – Corner Relief Options

Education
March 4, 2015

Posted on March 4th by Dave Breiner, Synergis Manufacturing Solutions Engineer What can you expect from a sheet metal bend corner? How will it look and how can you adjust them? Today I will give you some examples of bend corners and how they appear in the flat pattern and the folded model. I will […]

BIM Collaboration Beyond Revit Revisited: Welcome Autodesk A360 Collaboration for Revit and A360 Team

Building
March 4, 2015

Posted on March 4, 2015 by Bill Knittle, Synergis Buildings Solutions Engineer: For us seasoned Revit users, worksharing is a part of daily life when performing concurrent edits on our own model. Until now, these methods have been on-premise. With Revit Server, we extended worksharing over the wide area network. However, this was just an […]

Using the AutoCAD Filter Command

Building
March 2, 2015

Posted on March 4, 2015 by Mark Lancaster, Synergis Product Support Specialist: Although it’s been a while since I’ve done any “real” work in AutoCAD, the other day I had an opportunity to fire it up and use one of my all-time favorite commands in a workflow that I was documenting for a customer. This […]

Fusion 360 Webcast: Digital Prototype Faster, Work Anywhere, and Share with Anyone

Education
February 26, 2015

Join Mark Lancaster, Synergis Manufacturing Solutions Engineer, for a webcast on March 10 to see the benefits of Fusion 360. Learn how implementing Fusion 360, a 3D CAD/CAM tool, can enable fast and easy exploration of your designs with its integrated toolset, combining industrial and mechanical design. This collaboration and product development tool allows you to […]