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Desiree Mackey

SE1588-L: The Prolific Potential of Parts

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Describe the evolution of the Parts tool
  • Use Parts as a collaboration tool
  • Use Parts in a project environment
  • List the benefits and challenges of using Parts

Description

Description

Parts first became available in Revit® Structure 2012 and has been widely improved upon since then. This hands-on lab starts with a discussion of the evolution of the Parts tool since it was introduced and explores the many potential applications and uses for this tool. From collaboration and coordination with other disciplines to increasing internal efficiency, this tool has immense potential in the design phase of a project. The lab exercise enables attendees to use the tool and try out some of the features in a simulated project. In addition to covering the positive aspects of this tool, this lab also discusses and demonstrates some prospective challenges associated with using Parts in various applications.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Designers, drafters, engineers, architects, construction managers, contractors, project managers, and BIM managers

Speakers

Speakers

Desiree Mackey

Desirée (Dezi) received her bachelor's degree from University of California, Davis and her master's degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and now is a practicing structural engineer at Martin/Martin in Denver, Colorado. In the past several years she has been a regular speaker at Autodesk University and Revit Technology Conference. In addition, she sits on the committee for RoMBIS (Rocky Mountain Building Information Society - a Denver area users group), the Chair of the Structural Engineers Association of Colorado's BIM committee, and she is currently serving as an AUGI board member and Treasurer. Finally, she also acts as a partner in her husband's BIM consulting company, BD Mackey Consulting.

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Published

  • 2013
  • SE1588-L
  • AU Las Vegas

Software

  • Revit for Structural Engineers, Revit Products

Industries

  • Architecture Services
  • Engineering Services Providers
  • Construction Services

Topics

  • Structural Engineering and Design