Introduction xxi Chapter 1 The Autodesk Revit World 1 Chapter 2 Creating a Model 47 Chapter 3 Creating Views 109 Chapter 4 Working with the Autodesk Revit Tools 175 Chapter 5 Dimensioning and Annotating 225 Chapter 6 Floors 271 Chapter 7 Roofs 323 Chapter 8 Structural Items 377 Chapter 9 Ceilings and Interiors 433 Chapter 10 Stairs, Ramps, and Railings 497 Chapter 11 Schedules and Tags 571 Chapter 12 Detailing 645 Chapter 13 Creating Specific Views and Match Lines 717 Chapter 14 Creating Sheets and Printing 733 Chapter 15 Creating Rooms and Area Plans 765 Chapter 16 Advanced Wall Topics 791 Chapter 17 Creating Families 845 Chapter 18 Site and Topography 879 Chapter 19 Rendering and Presentation 913 Chapter 20 Importing and Coordinating Models 937 Chapter 21 Phasing and Design Options 959 Chapter 22 Project Collaboration 973 Index 993
Architectural engineer Eric Wing is the BIM Manager at C&S Companies, a Syracuse, New York, engineering firm. He is also Director of the Autodesk User Group International (AUGI) Training Program, author of four books, and Revit columnist for AUGIWorld magazine, AUGI HotNews, and ConnectPress. Eric is a popular speaker at Autodesk University and the American Council of Engineering Companies, as well as at industry events and conferences sponsored by the American Institute of Architects, the Construction Specifications Institute, and AUGI user groups. He also teaches BIM for Facility Management at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT).