The BIM Workshops are hosted by U.S. CAD.

MEP Family Techniques

Sep 27, 2016
2:40 pm - 4:10 pm
Catalina CI

MEP Family Techniques

I’m sure that many of you have created families for Revit. A well-designed family is the foundation of a successful Revit project. There are some clever techniques that you can utilize to make MEP families do some things that just aren’t possible in other applications. Some strategies also improve collaboration between the trades. Finally, there are some limitations that are frustrating and we will explore tactics that mitigate these issues.

  • Surface/Flush
  • Floor Box
  • Lighting Collaboration (sloped fixtures)
  • Offset Symbols
  • Nested Annotation for Wall Mounted Electrical Equipment/Lighting Fixtures