Author: James Ocean

GlossaryJanuary 20, 2023
As Built Documentation: Definition, Meaning and Usecases
Introduction The basic definition of as-built documentation can be derived from its name with relative ease – it is a set of documents (either a drawing or a 3D data set) showcasing the building in...
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GlossaryJanuary 19, 2023
What is BIM Methodology? BIM Method Advantages & Disadvantages
Introduction Construction as a whole is a rather complicated process. It was complicated several hundred years ago, and it is even more complicated now, with so many additional elements that have to be in every...
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GlossaryJune 15, 2022
Revit Alternatives and Competitors in 2022
Overview In a relatively new industry of the Building Information Modeling (BIM) software, Revit is a well-known competitor that is the most suitable for various tasks in the field of architectural design. It can be...
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GlossaryJanuary 24, 2022
What is Navisworks? Differences Between Revit and Navisworks.
Introduction to Navisworks Autodesk has been around for a while now and has established itself as one of the top BIM/CAD software providers on the market. There are plenty of different Autodesk solutions right now,...
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GlossaryJanuary 13, 2022
Revit Add Ins, Add Ons, and Plugins for Many Purposes
A BIM platform like Revit is a handy tool that helps with a wide variety of tasks for MEP engineers, architects, contractors, designers, etc. However, it’s also not the most convenient and user-friendly software in...
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GlossaryDecember 24, 2021
Architecture Apps for Mac – How to Pick One
It’s fair to say that architecture applications has been a PC-exclusive domain for quite a long time. Luckily enough, these days have passed already, and now both Windows and Mac devices have their own share...
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GlossaryDecember 22, 2021
Advantages and Use Cases for Revit MEP
Introduction Autodesk Revit on its own is a comprehensive BIM software that offers both 3D and 2D perspectives on a project and offers a lot of use cases and tools for architects, contractors, designers, and,...
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GlossaryDecember 10, 2021
Top 10 Web Based Construction Management Software
Introduction to a web based construction management software It’s relatively easy to describe the purpose of a web based construction management software – it’s your regular variation of construction management software that does not require...
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GlossaryNovember 23, 2021
How to Export Files from Revit to Navisworks? Exporting Files From One BIM Platform to Another.
Even though the topic of exporting files from Revit to Navisworks is highly specific, it’s still essential to start with going over the definition of the two. First of all, Revit and Navisworks are not...
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GlossaryNovember 23, 2021
Comparing Revit to AutoCAD
The advent of CAD (computer-aided drafting) software led to many new terms being used all over the world. For example, it’s not uncommon for people to confuse Revit and AutoCAD since they don’t know the...
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GlossarySeptember 25, 2021
Top 35 3D Architecture Software. Best Architect Software Programs
Introduction While architecture is an ancient job, it has been chiefly dominated by written and drawn documents. Fortunately, technological evolution overthrew the pen and paper method of labor since the entire batch of architecture-related documents...
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GlossarySeptember 18, 2021
Top 12 Construction Issues & Challenges
Introduction The construction industry has been living through an exciting phase of its life, growing nonstop and facing many challenges at the same time. Some of these challenges are relatively new; others are as old...
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About the author
James Ocean

BIM/VDC Specialist. James Ocean is Head of BIMspiration at Revizto and keeps everything moving onwards and upwards. From supporting and teaching our internal team as well as our clients, James shows us the ins-and-outs and how to best leverage Revizto to maximize workflows, cut costs, and get all types of projects through the finish line.