HARNESS THE POWER OF BIM WITH REVIT
Revit Architecture has transformed how architectural projects are designed and documented, and the latest edition of this popular guide will get you quickly up to speed on the industry-leading BIM solution. Introducing Revit Architecture 2010 explains the principles of BIM, provides a thorough overview of Revit, and then delves into fine detail on vital Revit tools and tasks. You'll get comfortable with Revit's newly designed user interface, and, through a series of challenging exercises, learn how to model, document, present, and share your design ideas using this groundbreaking software.
The expert authors—all architects with years of solid experience with BIM technology—offer pages of impressive examples, practical explanations, real-world architectural scenarios, and in-depth, focused tutorials. This book is the perfect resource for readers of all skill levels who want to quickly accomplish crucial Revit tasks.
- Implement smart workflows and effectively use Revit 2010's very latest user interface, features, and functions
Understand BIM and its advantages over traditional drafting
Learn parametric modeling and the Revit philosophy
Develop a design and move it to construction documentation
Use analysis tools to help drive sustainable design decisions
Uncover the secrets to creating impressive presentations
Select the best ways to exchange and share your design with others
BEAUTIFUL FULL-COLOR INSERT
Draw inspiration and ideas from the strikingimages in the book's beautiful, 16-page color insert while you master essential Revit techniques.
Take advantage of Revit 2010's inspiring new conceptual design modeling tools
Create beautiful, functional color-coded plans Build compelling 3D models