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Mastering: Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2011 by James Vandezande, Phil Read, Eddy Krygiel

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Chapter 21. Revit in Construction

In this chapter, we will explore the use of Revit in the construction phase by design teams and builders. For design teams, the use of Revit usually entails markups, sketches, and revision management; however, a builder may approach BIM tools in unique ways. As of 2010, there are many different BIM programs available for builders to use in preconstruction and construction phase tasks, so we will not pretend that Revit is used by the majority of construction organizations. Instead, we will offer two case studies of companies currently using Revit for these tasks and show you some of the benefits they realize.

In this chapter, you'll learn to:

  • Add revisions to your project

  • Use digital markups

  • Understand how a builder ...

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