Chapter 8

Clash Detection

Clash detection demonstrates some of the most robust features of Autodesk Navisworks. It allows you to explore your project further than you thought possible. With the Clash Detective feature, you can save time and money by finding errors and omissions in your project virtually. Clash Detective offers the ability to work with coordination teams to help you identify where changes need to occur so that you can respond accordingly. Clash Detective goes beyond the act of simply clashing objects together. With this tool you can create reports, set up predefined batch items (saved clashes), set rules, and group your clashes.

In this chapter, you'll learn to:

  • Create rules to examine various clash outcomes
  • Select objects and ...

Get Mastering Autodesk® Navisworks® 2012 now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.