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Introduction to Revit for Structural Engineers

by Harriet Eldred

Autodesk Revit is becoming the tool of choice in the building industry. This course will not only show you why, but will show you what you need to take advantage of this powerful software for yourself. Software required: Autodesk Revit (2017 preferred).

What you'll learn

Have you heard of Revit but never had the time or resources to learn how to use it? This course, Introduction to Revit for Structural Engineers, will bring you up to speed and help you to create better buildings. First, you will learn how to model simple structural elements and more real-life complex examples. Next, you will discover how to use Revit as a Building Information Modeling tool. Finally, you will learn about design options and you will learn to present clear, clean, crisp drawing sets that you can be proud of. When you're finished with this course, you'll not only have modeled a sports stadium, but you will also have the skills to model real-life projects in your office. Software required: Autodesk Revit (2017 preferred).

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About the author

Harriet Eldred is a structural engineer with a background in computation and parametric design. She was the recipient of the 2013 Young Structural Engineer of the Year Award for her work on the 2013 Serpentine Pavilion by Sou Fujimoto. She has a passion for finding better ways to solve problems and has experience ranging from small scale engineering through to sports stadia and arenas. Harriet is the founder of Merchant Eldred, an AEC technology company which specializes in designing tools for t... more

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