BIM Questions

Below you will find a list of questions relating to the topic BIM on Modlar.

I'm starting to hear a lot of noise from our users about Graphisoft's tablet based BIMx tool?How many people are actively using it and do you find it useful?

Could you please help me in completing my Dissertation survey? Its only one question and should take you no longer than a minute, and is completely confidential.I'm very keen to understand the general view of the industry on BIM and the certainty as to how it progresses legally. for your time...

I m currently a year 12 student and I want to become part of the BIM Sorry for bad English thank you

How to reduce file size in Revit? • 28th January 2013

I'm already at 390mb and I need to know how to reduce my file size, any suggestions?

I would like to find out what is a good frame per second figure to produce good quality animation but not take hours and hours to render!

Hi, could anyone tell me the best render software (and that is not to expensive), as I would really like to do some professional renders for my current projects in Revit 2013.

Tips for reducing rendering time? • 16th January 2013

I know rendering normally takes a bit of time so does anyone have tips for reducing rendering time?

Standing Seam roofs drive me nuts. I have read a lot of forums. Nowhere can I find accurate information on that. Any help will be appreciated.

I would like to put some 3ds Max objects into my Revit projects, for example, is this possible?

I'm a little bit worried about my current file size, I'm at 350mb and not even finished yet! What is an acceptable file size to have?

Currently working on a project with multiple people and just curious if there is a great way to communicate the changes made by each person?

Legal issues around BIM? • 27th November 2012

As the adoption of BIM (Building Information Modeling) is happening faster and faster, what legal issues have people found around it? For example: -Who owns the model? -Who takes ultimate (legal) responsibility for its accuracy?

I'm currently using an ArchiCAD trial version, if I decide to buy the 'full' version will I be able to convert/transfer my files?

What is Open BIM? • 8th November 2012

Could someone please explain to me what 'Open BIM' is please? Is it just one type of company using it?

Just wanting to have a read about BIM, how it’s best implemented, used etc. Could anyone recommend any good books, ebooks, whitepapers.

Workshops for ArchiCAD? • 28th October 2012

Like my previous question, but this time for ArchiCAD, are there any workshops, seminars or webinars available? Maybe even ones run by independents?

I have seen BIMx used or mentioned, but what is the actual difference between BIMx and BIM?

Difference between CAD and BIM? • 24th October 2012

Just starting out and am wanting to know what the difference between CAD and BIM is.

I am looking at the ROI of BIM and would really like to know the costs involved with BIM, as not many businesses reveal the costs straight out.

New to BIM, so just really interested in knowing what’s the difference between 3D, 4D, 5D and 6D.