OPEN BIM

IFC Based OPEN BIM Workflow – Part 3

What’s coveredAccessing and Displaying IFC Properties in ARCHICAD and BIMxIFC Data in 2D Documentation – Labels, Markers and Zone StampsSearch for IFC Properties – Find & SelectList IFC Properties –…

IFC Based OPEN BIM Workflow – Part 2

IFC Property Management in ARCHICAD There are predefined IFC properties for ARCHICAD elements set by the IFC properties scheme setup and we can define an unlimited number of custom IFC…

IFC Based OPEN BIM Workflow – Part 1

What’s coveredHow to prepare your model in ARCHICAD for collaboration in OPEN BIMElement ClassificationStructural FunctionPosition How to prepare your model in ARCHICAD for collaboration in OPEN BIM For every party…

What are ifc’s

Originally published at Digital Vision Automation, Inc.: http://www.digitalvis.com/archicadtips written by John Stebbins Associate AIA ifc is a 3d file format specific to the Building Industry that allows a user of 3d software to Save as or export a file…

IFC Workflow Between ArchiCAD and Revit Structure

Follow the steps below when collaborating with someone using Revit Structure 2012. 1) Set Element Parameters Open the selection settings dialogue box for elements to adjust their IFC parameters. Define the Structural Function of the element. Set the…

IFC Workflow Between ArchiCAD and Revit MEP

Follow the steps below when collaborating with someone using Revit MEP 2012. TEST 1) Set Element Parameters Open the selection settings dialogue box for elements to adjust their IFC parameters. Define the Structural Function of the element. Set the…

Frequently Asked Questions About IFC

What is IFC and MVD? The IFC file format is ISO-certified and developed by the IAI (BuildingSMART). IFC is the only open and standard 3D object-oriented exchange format used by BIM (Building Information Modeling). IFC is available free to all software…

Files used (created) by IFC add-on

Setting parameter files: name: edmParam2x3.dat, edmParam.dat, IFC2X3Option.dat, IFC2XPOption.dat location win: C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\Application Data\Graphisoft location mac: user/Library/Preferences/Graphisoft PSET config XML file…