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William Tucker

MSF21097: Fabrication Parts in Revit: Understanding How Design to Fabrication Works in Revit

(Duration 55:08)

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Key Learning

Key Learning

  • Learn to maximize the use of minimal button mappings with Design Line
  • Understand the theory of Design Line
  • Learn how to modify service templates to make Design to Fabrication work effectively
  • Learn how to use the configuration and profiles for the Design-to-Fabrication Revit environment

Materials

Materials

Description

Description

In this session, we will discuss converting generic Revit software parts into Fabrication Parts, or Design to Fabrication. We will cover setting up services and service templates in the Fabrication software products to get the best results inside of Revit software. This class will focus on the importance of Design Line setup to make the Design to Fabrication process most effective. This session features Fabrication CADmep and Fabrication ESTmep.

Target Audience

Target Audience

Autodesk Fabrication Database Administrators and Users

Speakers

Speakers

William Tucker

William Tucker is currently working as BIM trainer and product specialist at Comfort Systems USA, a premier mechanical-systems installation and service provider. CSUSA is a national organization with 24 companies, 7 sheet-metal fabrication shops, and 190 users currently sharing the Fabrication software products with one database. William is responsible for implementing, training, and advising on best practices for these companies, developing standards within the organization, and providing technology recommendations for the future. In the past, William has trained and implemented Fabrication CADmep software, Fabrication ESTmep software, and Fabrication CAMduct software, as well as utilized them as a 3D detailing and coordination package. William has been using Autodesk, Inc., products for 29 years. He enjoys helping others utilize the software to its fullest potential.

Kevin Allen

Kevin Allen is currently employed at Comfort Systems USA (CSUSA)—a premier mechanical systems installation and service provider with annual revenue of $1.6 billion—as director of Building Information Modeling (BIM) and productivity. CSUSA is a national organization with over 7,000 employees and 36 operating companies (some being service only). Currently 24 of these locations utilize virtual design and construction (VDC), with 7 sheet metal fabrication shops, numerous pipe and plumbing shops, and 190 employees utilizing the Fabrication software products on a single database. Kevin is responsible for implementing, training, and advising on best practices for these companies, developing standards within the organization, and providing technology recommendations for the future, along with numerous other tasks. In the past, Kevin has trained Fabrication CADmep software, as well as utilized it as a 3D detailing and coordination package. Kevin enjoys helping others use the software to its fullest potential.

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Published

  • 2016
  • MSF21097
  • AU Las Vegas, MEP and Structrural Fabricators Forum

Software

  • Fabrication CADmep
  • Fabrication ESTmep

Industry

  • Building Products and Fabrication

Topics

  • Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP)