Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014: No Experience Required: Autodesk Official Press

Autodesk Revit Architecture 2014: No Experience Required: Autodesk Official Press

By: Eric Wing (author)Paperback

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Learn Revit Architecture with an engaging, real-world continuous step-by-step tutorial This Autodesk Official Press book helps you become proficient with Autodesk's popular building information modeling software using an innovative continuous tutorial. It covers each phase of designing, documenting, and presenting a four-story office building, a real-world project you might expect to encounter on the job. Concise explanations, focused examples, step-by-step instructions, and an engaging hands-on tutorial make this Autodesk Official Press guide the perfect way to learn Revit Architecture. Expert author Eric Wing, first introduces the interface and Revit conventions and then moves directly into building modeling. You'll learn to place walls, doors, and windows, work with structural grids, beams, and foundations; add text and dimensions, and use dimensions as a design tool. As the building takes shape, you'll discover how to generate construction documentation, create schedules, consider site issues, and use Revit's rendering capabilities. * Shows you how to work on a real-world design from start to finish * Helps you to understand industry best practices and quickly become proficient with the user interface * Explains how to effectively plan and create walls, doors, window, floors, and ceilings * Details ways to create professional stairs and railings * Walks you through using Revit's powerful dimensions, families, worksets, worksharing, and phase management features vEncourages you to show off your design with beautifully lit, fully rendered 3D scenes Autodesk Revit Architecture: No Experience Required features downloadable tutorial files so you can jump in at any exercise. It's the perfect resource for learning this essential BIM software.

About Author

Eric Wing is the BIM Services Manager at C&S Companies, a Syracuse, New York, engineering firm. He is also author of several books and video tutorials. Eric is a popular speaker at Autodesk University and the American Council of Engineering Companies, as well as at industry events and conferences sponsored by the American Institute of Architects, the Construction Specifications Institute, and AUGI user groups. He also teaches BIM and IPD at Clarkson University and is an Autodesk Certified Instructor.


Introduction xxv Chapter 1 The Autodesk Revit World 1 Chapter 2 Creating a Model 45 Chapter 3 Creating Views 103 Chapter 4 Working with the Autodesk Revit Tools 163 Chapter 5 Dimensioning and Annotating 213 Chapter 6 Floors 255 Chapter 7 Roofs 303 Chapter 8 Structural Items 353 Chapter 9 Ceilings and Interiors 407 Chapter 10 Stairs, Ramps, and Railings 465 Chapter 11 Schedules and Tags 533 Chapter 12 Detailing 605 Chapter 13 Creating Specif ic Views and Match Lines 671 Chapter 14 Creating Sheets and Printing 687 Chapter 15 Creating Rooms and Area Plans 717 Chapter 16 Advanced Wall Topics 741 Chapter 17 Creating Families 789 Chapter 18 Site and Topography 821 Chapter 19 Rendering and Presentation 851 Chapter 20 Impor ting and Coordinating Models 875 Chapter 21 Phasing and Design Options 895 Chapter 22 Project Collaboration 909 Index 927

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781118542743
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 984
  • ID: 9781118542743
  • weight: 1
  • ISBN10: 1118542746

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