What is BIM? Part 1

What is BIM? Part 1

Prologue BIM of Building Information Modeling has become a buzzword today in the Building Industry. BIM is also one of the most misunderstood terms. Many people interpret BIM as software. Many look at it with skepticism or apprehension. Many of us, still do not...
Understanding Toposurface in Revit

Understanding Toposurface in Revit

Toposurface or Topographical surface is created by using Toposurface Tool located on Massing & Site Tab. This tool allows us to create Site Topography in complete three dimensions. We can study slopes, identify buildable areas, plan out roads and paths. We can...
Understanding Topography in Revit

Understanding Topography in Revit

What is Topography? The topography is the science and study of a land surface. This includes hills, mountains, valleys, rivers.  Topography not only includes natural features, but also includes artificial features such as roads, bridges, and buildings. In short,...
Understanding Revit User Interface

Understanding Revit User Interface

User Interface is a system of communication between you and the software. You communicate your intention of what you want to do and the software responds to your command. There is a Command or a Menu area and a Work Area Command Area is typically composed of Text Menu...