All posts tagged BIM

create ceiling plan by room

This is actually a pretty old topic. I first wrote about it back in 2015. Here’s the original post: Post Basically the idea was that I wanted to create Room […]

In depth look at Dynamo and Revit relationship w/ Bimbeats

Bimbeats is a set of plugins for the most popular AEC applications like Revit and Dynamo, but also Rhino, Grasshopper, Navis, CAD and soon IFC. These plugins allow you to […]

Finding out if a Curtain Wall is embedded inside of another Wall

So not too long ago, a question was posed to me on LinkedIn – of all places – whether it was possible to find out if a Curtain Wall was […]

creating views for each workset

I remember back in the days, when it was my responsibility to make sure that models were in good shape at the end of the week. Each week, I would […]

identifying orphaned tags…and Dynamo bugs

This is an old topic. Actually, it’s 2 years old at this point, but just like Autodesk software, it hasn’t really changed much since. 😜 About 2 years ago, a […]

wall chamfers of equal length

This came by my desk the other day from one of my colleagues in San Francisco office. He was wondering how to automate or semi-automate creation of wall chamfers of […]

positioning computational designers in your business – more things to consider

Nate Miller from Proving Ground has recently written a thoughtful post on Computational Designer. I found it spot on in some regards, but also felt that, some things were left […]

my first Grimshaw project opens its doors…

Three (3) years ago, when I joined Grimshaw Architects in NYC, this was my first project. Three years later, it has finally opened its doors, and I can share some […]

tips & tricks for zerotouch libraries in dynamo

Default values, nulls, nullable values and other things to keep in mind: So, I wanted to make a node that would return an actual value, and not a “single node […]