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OpenBuildings Designer IFC Export #1: Administration

OpenBuildings Designer IFC Export #1: Administration

OpenBuildings Designer includes complete integration with IFC 2x3 and IFC4*, including DataGroups for all supported IfcEntities, IfcTypes and necessary property definitions to support the required PSets (Property Sets). This is included in the standard dataset...

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Revit IFC Export #5: Property Sets pt 2 – Remapping

Revit IFC Export #5: Property Sets pt 2 – Remapping

As noted previously, consistency is the key when working with IFC. Unfortunately, consistency to the nth degree is difficult to control in a widespread design team. Even if you can agree that each discipline will include certain data, if the parameters are used are...

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Revit IFC Export #4: Property Sets pt I

Revit IFC Export #4: Property Sets pt I

Consistency is the key when working with IFC. Consistency in terms of how you approach your modelling (which may need slightly differing approaches to a regular “modelling for drawing production” method), consistency in the standards, templates and even the views you...

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Revit IFC Export #3: Working with the COBie Extension

Revit IFC Export #3: Working with the COBie Extension

Taking a slight side-step from the intended contents of the next IFC guide, it’s worth mentioning some considerations when working with the COBie Extension, part of the BIM Interoperability Tools in Revit, and the effect that it may have on your IFC output. One of the...

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Revit IFC Export #2: Category Mapping

Revit IFC Export #2: Category Mapping

Export Classes When converting to IFC, Revit categories need to be converted into IFC entities. This is controlled at the top level by the mapping table found in File > Export > Options > IFC Options. The principle is that, for each Revit category, an IFC...

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Revit IFC Export #1: Updates

Revit IFC Export #1: Updates

The first in a short series of posts explaining the settings when exporting from Revit to IFC.

Setting up a model and exporting to IFC has been better integrated in Revit 2023 & 2024. In versions prior to Revit 2023 the mapping process requires the inclusion of specialist parameters to overcome problems where category mapping is not suitable….

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Evolve Consultancy are certified Solibri Specialists

Evolve Consultancy are certified Solibri Specialists

Evolve is proud to announce we have been certified by Solibri to their highest level of Solibri Specialist. Solibri maintains rigorous criteria to meet the certified level of Solibri Specialist which demonstrates the ability to create resources and adapt them to...

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Solibri training dates 2023

Solibri training dates 2023

Evolve Consultancy has scheduled Solibri training courses for 2022. Booking is now open. Courses available: Solbri Fundamentals (official training courses) 07-08/02/2023 (2 x 0.5 days) 23-24/05/2023 (2 x 0.5 days) 01-02/08/2023 (2 x 0.5 days) 07-08/11/2023 (2 x 0.5...

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