Open BIM Features

ARCHICAD’s improved IFC handling skills with the management of a wide range of IFC data and DXF/DWG data exchange make Open BIM a perfect solution when consultants or other involved parties use different software.

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OPEN BIM - Finding & Selecting by IFC Properties

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Finding & Selecting by IFC Properties A new feature in ArchiCAD 16 is the ability to find and select elements by their IFC Element Type or by any of their standard or custom IFC Properties. More information…

IFC data fully integrated in ARCHICAD projects

IFC data -- attributes, properties, classifications, etc. -- are native ArchiCAD properties, so they can be assigned to elements, stories, buildings and projects at any time. Since the IFC properties are native to ArchiCAD, all other functions of ArchiCAD…

System definition

This video clip explains how to define and manage IFC systems in ArchiCAD. IFC System is an organized combination of related parts within projects, composed for a common purpose / function or to provide a service. In ArchiCAD, any project elements…

Publishing IFC models with one click

This video clip explains how easy it is to export different IFC models for various project participants --structural engineers, mechanical engineers, consultants etc. - from the architectural project, in one single export process. More information…

Support of multiple IFC standards

This video clip presents the IFC standards -- the Model View Definitions (MVD) - supported by ArchiCAD and also shows you how to assign any standard and custom IFC data to design elements. More information http://www.graphisoft.com/archicad/ar... Download…

Open Collaboration - Improved IFC manager

ArchiCAD 15 New Features - Open Collaboration Improved IFC manager In this video, see the enhancements that have been made to the IFC Manager Dialog. More information http://www.graphisoft.com/products/ar... http://www.graphisoft.com Download ArchiCAD for…

Open Collaboration - IFC parameters and library parts

ArchiCAD 15 New Features - Open Collaboration IFC parameters and library parts Learn how ArchiCAD library part parameters can now be converted into custom IFC properties. More information http://www.graphisoft.com/products/ar... http://www.graphisoft.com…

OPEN BIM - Scheduling IFC Properties

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Scheduling IFC Properties The IFC Element Type of elements and any standard or custom IFC Property can now be used in Interactive Schedules. They can be used either as criteria or fields to be listed in the Schedule…

OPEN BIM - Faster IFC Performance

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Faster IFC Performance Several enhancements have been made in ArchiCAD 16 to the performance of IFC file handling. The speed of IFC file import has been improved. Also the speed of IFC Model handling has been enhanced…

OPEN BIM - Introduction to IFC Schemes

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Introduction to IFC Schemes A new IFC-related feature in ArchiCAD 16 is the ability to create so-called IFC Schemes. An IFC Scheme is a collection of custom IFC Properties that you define and use in a Project for…

OPEN BIM - Creating and Editing IFC Schemes

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Creating and Editing IFC Schemes The Create IFC Property Dialog opens where you can specify the Property Set Name, Property Name and Type, and Value Type. More information http://www.graphisoft.com/products/ar..…

OPEN BIM - Adding to IFC Schemes from Dialogs

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Adding to IFC Schemes from Dialogs Custom IFC Properties can be added to Schemes not only in the IFC Scheme Setup Dialog, but also from element Settings Dialogs or from the IFC Manager. More information…

OPEN BIM - View Only Data You Need in IFC Manager

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM View Only Data You Need in IFC Manager The IFC Manager Dialog can be displayed by activating the File/File Special/IFC 2x3/IFC Manager menu command. This dialog now includes a new filter that helps you view only IFC…

OPEN BIM - Predefined Rules Types

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Predefined Rules Types The type of Predefined Rules available for use depends on the IFC Element types selected in Settings Dialog or in the list on the left of the IFC Manager Dialog. More information…

OPEN BIM - Filtering Site Geometry Import

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM Filtering Site Geometry Import When opening or merging an IFC file, ArchiCAD automatically checks whether the IFC file contains several IFC Site or IFC Building elements. The IFC Site element type contains the…

OPEN BIM - New IFC Geometry Import options

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM New IFC Geometry Import options ArchiCAD 16 introduces new IFC Geometry Import options. More information http://www.graphisoft.com/products/ar... http://www.graphisoft.com Download ArchiCAD for free…

OPEN BIM - GRAPHISOFT IFC References

ArchiCAD 16 New Features - Open BIM GRAPHISOFT IFC References With the many IFC-related developments in the last several versions of ArchiCAD, there are many IFC related new features and concepts that might require in-depth explanations. For the above…