Autodesk Revit 2018 Structure Fundamentals

Published June 16, 2017
640 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-63057-128-3


Key Features

  • Teaches you Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Autodesk Revit
  • Shows you how to create, document and print parametric models
  • Covers many different building types

In Detail

To take full advantage of Building Information Modeling, the Autodesk Revit 2018 Structure Fundamentals has been designed to teach you the concepts and principles from building design through construction documentation using the Autodesk Revit 2018 Structure software. This textbook is intended to introduce you to the user interface and the basic building components of the software that makes it a powerful and flexible structural modeling tool. The goal is to familiarize you with the tools necessary to create, modify, and document the parametric model.

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to the Autodesk Revit software
  • Basic drawing and editing tools
  • Setting up levels and grids
  • Working with views
  • Starting a structural project based on a linked architectural model
  • Adding structural columns and walls
  • Adding foundations and structural slabs
  • Structural reinforcement
  • Beams and framing systems
  • Analytical models and placing loads
  • Project practices to reinforce learning
  • Construction documents
  • Annotating construction documents
  • Detailing
  • Scheduling

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit
  2. Basic Sketching and Modify Tools
  3. Starting Structural Projects
  4. Working with Views
  5. Structural Grids and Columns
  6. Foundations
  7. Structural Framing
  8. Adding Structural Slabs
  9. Structural Reinforcement
  10. Structural Analysis
  11. Project - Concrete Structure
  12. Creating Construction Documents
  13. Annotating Construction Documents
  14. Creating Details
  15. Scheduling
    Appendix A Introduction to Worksets
    Appendix B Additional Tools
    Appendix C Autodesk Revit Structure Certification Exam Objectives


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Product Details

Published June 16, 2017
640 Pages
Binding: Paperback
Printing: Black and White
Print ISBN: 978-1-63057-128-3 | ISBN 10: 1630571288
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