Autodesk Revit 2021 MEP Fundamentals


By ASCENT
Published June 11, 2020
788 Pages
ISBN: 978-1-63057-347-8

Description

Key Features

  • Learn to create 3D Parametric models of MEP systems using Autodesk Revit
  • Introduces you to the basics of HVAC, electrical, piping/plumbing and more
  • Learn to create construction documents, create schedules and add details with Autodesk Revit
  • Takes you through the basics of a complete MEP project

In Detail

To take full advantage of Building Information Modeling, the Autodesk Revit 2021 MEP Fundamentals has been designed to teach the concepts and principles of creating 3D parametric models of MEP systems from engineering design through construction documentation.

This guide is intended to introduce users to the software’s user interface and the basic HVAC, electrical, and piping/plumbing components that make the Autodesk Revit software a powerful and flexible engineering modeling tool. The guide will also familiarize users with the tools required to create, document, and print the parametric model. The examples and practices are designed to take the users through the basics of a full MEP project from linking in an architectural model to construction documents.

Topics Covered

  • Working with the Autodesk Revit software’s basic viewing, drawing, and editing commands
  • Inserting and connecting MEP components and using the System Browser
  • Review Revit file worksharing, terminology, and workflow
  • Working with linked Revit files and CAD files
  • Creating spaces and zones so that you can analyze heating and cooling loads
  • Creating HVAC networks with air terminals, mechanical equipment, ducts, and pipes
  • Creating plumbing networks with plumbing fixtures and pipes
  • Creating electrical circuits with electrical equipment, devices, and lighting fixtures and adding cable trays and conduits
  • Creating HVAC and plumbing systems with automatic duct and piping layouts
  • Testing duct, piping and electrical systems
  • Creating and annotating construction documents
  • Adding tags and creating schedules
  • Detailing in the Autodesk Revit software

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit
  2. Basic Sketching and Modify Tools
  3. Introduction to Worksets
  4. Starting Systems Projects
  5. Working with Views
  6. Setting Up Spaces
  7. Heating and Cooling Loads Analysis
  8. Basic Systems Tools
  9. HVAC Networks
  10. Plumbing Systems
  11. Advanced Systems for HVAC and Plumbing
  12. Electrical Systems
  13. Creating Construction Documents
  14. Annotating Construction Documents
  15. Adding Tags and Schedules
  16. Creating Details
    Appendix A: Additional Tools
    Index

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Product Details

By ASCENT
Published June 11, 2020
788 Pages
Binding: Paperback
Printing: Black and White
Print ISBN: 978-1-63057-347-8 | ISBN 10: 1630573477
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