Visualize your Data


Save-the-date for our next Vancouver Meetup on Tuesday, October 8 at Stantec Architecture.

This will be a typical Meetup presentation with an opportunity for attendees to stay and discuss technical issues and best practices when implementing BIM.

We are pleased to announce the speakers and their topics below:

Ron Toth
BIM Manager
SHAPE Architecture

Getting a 3D Topography in Revit from a Survey with no Z-Data
• Extracting Z-data from the text in the CAD file and exporting it to create and Excel points file

Getting Hardscape to Follow Topography
• How to create hardscape elements that follow site topography
• Create hardscape elements that dynamically change if the topography changes


Ana Brainard
BIM/VDC Manager
Olson Kundig

Lessons learned from managing large Revit projects
• Intro – Project Types
• Resort – Multiple buildings (60+ , 8 types on large site)
• Multifamily high rise
• Linking Strategies
• Site and ARCH models
• Detailing Models
• Grouping Strategies
• Links & Groups
• Maintaining Groups
• Family Strategy
• Workflows


Pizza and drinks will be available courtesy of our sponsor - SolidCAD, a Cansel company.