Revit Structure

Topics Covered

  •  Introduction to the Autodesk Revit software
  •  Basic drawing and editing tools
  •  Setting up levels and grids
  •  Working with views
  •  Starting a structural project based on a linked architectural model
  •  Adding structural columns and walls
  •  Adding foundations and structural slabs
  •  Structural reinforcement
  •  Beams, trusses, and framing systems
  •  Analytical models and placing loads
  •  Project practices to reinforce learning
  •  Construction documents
  •  Annotating construction documents
  •  Detailing
  •  Scheduling

Chapter 1: Introduction to BIM and Autodesk Revit

  •  1.1 BIM and Autodesk Revit
  •  1.2 Overview of the Interface
  •  1.3 Starting Projects
  •  1.4 Viewing Commands

Chapter 2: Basic Sketching and Modify Tools

  •  2.1 Using General Sketching Tools
  •  2.2 Editing Elements
  •  2.3 Working with Basic Modify Tools
  •  2.4 Working with Additional Modify Tools

Chapter 3: Starting Structural Projects

  •  3.1 Linking and Importing CAD Files
  •  3.2 Linking in Revit Models
  •  3.3 Setting Up Levels
  •  3.4 Copying and Monitoring Elements
  •  3.5 Coordinating Linked Models

Chapter 4: Structural Grids and Columns

  •  4.1 Adding Structural Grids
  •  4.2 Placing Structural Columns

Chapter 5: Foundations

  •  5.1 Modeling Walls
  •  5.2 Adding Wall Footings
  •  5.3 Creating Piers and Pilasters
  •  5.4 Adding Isolated Footings

Chapter 6: Structural Framing

  •  6.1 Modeling Structural Framing
  •  6.2 Modifying Structural Framing
  •  6.3 Adding Trusses

Chapter 7: Working with Views

  •  7.1 Setting the View Display
  •  7.2 Duplicating Views
  •  7.3 Adding Callout Views
  •  7.4 Elevations and Sections

Chapter 8: Adding Structural Slabs

  •  8.1 Modeling Structural Slabs
  •  8.2 Creating Shaft Openings

Chapter 9: Structural Reinforcement

  •  9.1 Structural Reinforcement
  •  9.2 Adding Rebar
  •  9.3 Modifying Rebar
  •  9.4 Reinforcing Walls, Floors, and Slabs

Chapter 10: Structural Analysis

  •  10.1 Preparing Projects for Structural Analysis
  •  10.2 Viewing Analytical Models
  •  10.3 Adjusting Analytical Models
  •  10.4 Placing Loads

Chapter 11: Project – Concrete Structure

  •  11.1 Start a Structural Project
  •  11.2 Create Foundation Elements
  •  11.3 Frame a Concrete Structure

Chapter 12: Creating Construction Documents

  •  12.1 Setting Up Sheets
  •  12.2 Placing and Modifying Views on Sheets
  •  12.3 Printing Sheets

Chapter 13: Annotating Construction Documents

  •  13.1 Working with Dimensions
  •  13.2 Working with Text
  •  13.3 Adding Tags
  •  13.4 Adding Detail Lines and Symbols
  •  13.5 Creating Legends

Chapter 14: Creating Details

  •  14.1 Setting Up Detail Views
  •  14.2 Adding Detail Components
  •  14.3 Annotating Details

Chapter 15: Scheduling

  •  15.1 Structural Schedules
  •  15.2 Graphical Column Schedules
  •  15.3 Working with Schedules

         Additional Tools

  •  B.1 Reusing Selection Sets
  •  B.2 Placing Slanted Structural Columns
  •  B.3 Creating Slab Types
  •  B.4 Creating Rebar Types
  •  B.5 Editing Plan and Section Profiles
  •  B.6 Working with Guide Grids on Sheets
  •  B.7 Revision Tracking
  •  B.8 Annotating Dependent Views
  •  B.9 Importing and Exporting Schedules
  •  B.10 Creating Building Component Schedules
  •  B.11 Creating a Repeating Detail