Nachali! ArchiCAD (Russian Edition)
English books / May 29, 2017

Price: Korotko o glavnom – takova osobennost etogo izdaniya, kotoroe mozhet stat nastolnoj knigoj dlya nachinayuschih polzovatelej ArchiCAD. Lakonichno, dostupno i populyarno izlagayutsya osnovnye svedeniya ob etom prikladnom arhitekturnom pakete: opisyvayutsya interfejs, komandy, bazovye operatsii. Kniga prednaznachena dlya teh, kto hochet poluchit znaniya v oblasti proektirovaniya i sozdaniya arhitekturnyh obektov, nauchitsya reshat realnye prakticheskie zadachi. Izdanie budet polezno novichkam, zhelayuschim bystro osvoit instrumentarij ArchiCAD, a opytnym polzovatelyam kniga prigoditsya v kachestve kratkogo spravochnika po programme. Buy on Amazon

Up and Running with Autodesk Navisworks 2018
English books / May 18, 2017

Price: This textbook has been written keeping in mind the requirements of running Autodesk Navisworks in the coordination meetings for the BIM projects and plant & mining projects. The author has specifically covered a number of pain-points that the users face on day-to-day basis in their work. Real-world BIM and Plant models have been used as tutorials in this book. You will be able to find various similarities between the models used in this textbook and your current projects. This will allow you to apply the concepts learned in this textbook to your day-to-day work. The following are some salient features of this textbook: Complimentary access to the videos of all tutorials in the textbook. More than 700 pages of in-depth coverage of all modules of Autodesk Navisworks Simulate and Manage. Detailed discussion of the Autodesk Navisworks tools and concepts followed by Plant and BIM tutorials. Around 450 pages of tutorials on real-world Plant and Building models. Tutorial on performing clash test with point cloud data. Project-based chapter on Autodesk BIM 360 Glue App for Autodesk Navisworks. Project-based chapter on Autodesk Navisworks for Factory Design Suite. Special tutorial on the animation of the subsea Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). Special tutorials…

Revit Architecture 2017 Basics
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: Autodesk Revit 2017 Basics for Architectural Design is geared towards beginning architectural students or professional architects who want to get a jump-start into 3D parametric modeling for commercial structures. This book is filled with tutorials, tips and tricks, and will help you get the most out of your software in very little time. The text walks you through from concepts to site plans to floor plans and on through reflected ceiling plans, then ends with an easy chapter on how to customize Autodesk Revit to boost your productivity. The advantages of working in 3D are not initially apparent to most architectural users. The benefits come when you start creating your documentation and you realize that your views are automatically defined for you with your 3D model. Your schedules and views automatically update when you change features. You can explore your conceptual designs faster and in more depth. Learning to use Autodesk Revit will not make you a better architect. However, it will allow you to communicate your ideas and designs faster, easier, and more beautifully. Table of Contents 1. The Revit Interface 2. Mass Elements 3. Floor Plans 4. Materials 5. Floors and Ceilings 6. Schedules 7. Roofs 8….

BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: BIM (Building Information Modelling) is revolutionising architecture and construction, as more and more practices are realising the benefits it brings to design, sustainability, and construction. There is a perception that BIM is a process best left to large practices – requiring significant resources and the ability to invest heavily in IT. This book overturns that misconception: introducing a selection of inspirational BIM-enabled projects by small architectural practices. Full of practical tips and hard-won experience, BIM in Small Practices: Illustrated Case Studies includes pithy contributions from industry experts who identify and explore the important issues for small practices including how to get your practice started with BIM, and how it aligns to the new Plan of Work. This landmark publication will motivate small practices who are considering taking those first steps towards implementing BIM. Buy on Amazon

Mastering Autodesk Revit 2018 for Architecture
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: The best-selling Revit guide, now more complete than ever with all-new coverage on the 2018 release Mastering Autodesk Revit 2018 for Architecture is packed with focused discussions, detailed exercises, and real-world examples to help you get up to speed quickly on the latest version of Autodesk Revit for Architecture. Organized according to how you learn and implement the software, this book provides expert guidance for all skill levels. Hands-on tutorials allow you to dive right in and start accomplishing vital tasks, while compelling examples illustrate how Revit for Architecture is used in every project. The companion website features before-and-after tutorial files, additional advanced content, and an hour of video on crucial techniques to help you quickly master this powerful software. From basic interface topics to advanced visualization techniques and documentation, this invaluable guide is your ideal companion through the Revit Architecture workflow. Whether you’re preparing for Autodesk certification exams or just want to become more productive with the architectural design software, practical exercises and expert instruction will get you where you need to be. Understand key BIM and Revit concepts and master the Revit interface Delve into templates, work-sharing, and managing Revit projects Master modeling and massing, the Family…

Instant Revit!: Commercial Drawing Using Autodesk® Revit® 2017
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: Instant Revit!: Commercial Drawing Using Autodesk® Revit® 2017 This book is for students that have some experience using Autodesk Revit. This book contains step-by-step project tutorials with screenshots using the Revit program. The units for the projects are in Imperial (Feet & Inches) units. The book consists of the drawing of a two-story commercial building. A three-dimensional model of the project will be developed and used to create views of the: floor plan, longitudinal section, interior and exterior elevations, wall sections, detail views of the structure, and renderings of the interior and exterior of the structure. Some of these drawings will be annotated with dimensions and notes. Door, window, and room finish schedules will be also be created. Once these drawings are completed, the student will then create design options of the structure. This allows the design to be presented with multiple styles or options within the same file. There is also a companion website for the book that is maintained by the author. Purchasers of the book will be able to view demonstration videos of the tutorials and download files that are used for the project. Revit families are presented as part of the project. Families are groups…

Construction Management JumpStart: The Best First Step Toward a Career in Construction Management
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: Launch your career in construction management with this one-of-a-kind book The construction management industry is expected to increase employment by 16 percent over the next decade. This second edition of a bestselling introduction to construction management walks you through each stage of the construction management process. Written from the constructor’s perspective, this book will familiarize you with all the construction management fundamentals and how Building Information Modeling (BIM) is impacting the construction management profession. Covers interoperability of technology advances in the construction industry Explains how BIM is challenging the traditional approach to project delivery and how this affects the constructor’s role Elaborates each stage of the design and construction process and the tasks associated with each of them Shows step-by-step how to estimate project costs, administer contracts, manage job site and construction operations, plan and schedule a project, monitor project performance, manage project quality and safety, and assess project risks Provides review questions at the end of each chapter to help enforce understanding The tried-and-true project management principles presented in this book will help ensure you a successful start to your career. Buy on Amazon

Architectural Commercial Design Using Autodesk Revit 2016
English books / April 24, 2017

Price: Architectural Commercial Design Using Autodesk Revit 2016 is designed for the architectural student using Revit 2016. The intent is to provide the student with a well-rounded knowledge of tools and techniques for use in both school and industry. This text takes a project based approach to learning Revit’s architectural tools in which the student develops a three story office building. Each book comes with a disc containing numerous video presentations of the written material. General building codes and industry standard conventions are covered in a way that is applicable to the current exercise. The first two chapters are intended to get the reader familiar with the user interface and many of the common menus and tools of Revit 2016. A small office is created in chapter two to show just how easy it is to get started using Revit. By the end of chapter two the student will be excited and prepared to take on a much larger project. Throughout the rest of the book the student develops a three story office building. The drawings start with the floor plans and develop all the way to photo-realistic renderings like the one on the cover of this book. In these…