Leverage the Power of BIM with Revit MEP 2011
No matter which system you're designing—mechanical,electrical, or plumbing—this book shows you how to useAutodesk's Revit MEP building information modeling (BIM) softwareto make it happen more efficiently. Master the MEP interface andtools, get hands-on practice in setting up Revit projects andtemplates, and discover real-world techniques and tricks that onlypros who use the software on a daily basis know.
Whether you're evaluating building loads, setting up electricalcircuits, or designing water systems, this in-depth reference andtutorial will show you how to quickly get professional results.
Exploring the Revit MEP 2011 user interface and setting upproject templates
Integrating Revit into your workflow and following bestpractices for worksharing
Preparing models for analysis and importing/exporting gbxml(green building xml) files
Doing solid modeling, creating symbols, and setting upparameters
Using Revit MEP for mechanical design, including performingbuilding load analysis, designing ductwork and piping, and more
Using Revit MEP for electrical design, including lighting,power, communications, and circuits
Using Revit MEP for plumbing design, including water systems,fixtures, and sanitary piping
Apply the Power of BIM to Your Mechanical, Electrical,orPlumbing Design Process
Master the Revit MEP Interface, Tools, and Menus
Discover Real-World Tricks and Tips from Revit and MEPExperts
Learn Best Practices for Setting Up Workflows andWorksharing
Reinforce Your Skills with Real-World Examples and Hands-OnTutorials