Archive for the ‘Templates’ Category


Prepare Your Revit Model for FM

July 28, 2010

There is an excellent presentation on preparing your Revit model for Facilities Management available through your Autodesk Subscription.  Entitled “FM318-1 Get your Autodesk Revit Model Ready for FM” this presentation was given at the 2009 AU and covers preparing your model for COBie a common spreadsheet interface typically required by government entities and Archibus a Facilities Management Software Developer.  This presentation also covers the use of Assembly Codes and Omniformat Numbers starting at the 00.54.16 time code setting.

1.  Log into your Subscription Service
2.  Select “Training” from the left menus.
3.  Scroll to the bottom of the page and select
      “Autodesk University Course Material”
4.  In the new window select the “On-Line Classes” tab top left of the page
5.  In the Keywords search to the far right insert “FM318-1”


AEC (UK) BIM Standard for Revit

July 20, 2010

Do you need to establish Revit standards and create a top-notch template for your office? Check out this document published by a group of AEC professionals in the UK. Even though the document has some mispellings, like “colour” and “utilisation”, not to mention the use of metric units, the document covers most everything you’d need to get your Revit “programme” running on all cylinders.

Download the AEC (UK) BIM Standard For Revit v1.0 now

Visit their site for information.

PS: Is there a Yankee version of this document out there?