Using ARCHICAD Modeling Tools in Early Design
March 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm PDT
PREMIUM MEMBERS – Developing design concepts in ARCHICAD can save time, reduce rework and increase productivity. Examine how to develop an early design using ARCHICAD’s basic modeling tools including Wall Tool, Slab Tool, Morph Tool and Mesh Tool. You’ll also uncover how to customize building shapes using the Object Tool.
This lesson includes an introduction and lesson overview, a hands-on demonstration of the topic in ARCHICAD, and a Q&A with our experienced ARCHICAD instructor. An intermediate level course, it is appropriate for ARCHICAD and ARCHICAD Solo users.
Thomas Simmons, BIM Consultant & Coach, ARCHVISTA Consulting. Simmons is the Director of BIM at ARCHVISTA, Inc., a consulting company focused on the ARCHICAD implementation and project integration. He has extensive experience in BIM technology for building design, project management and construction. Through his work with architects, engineers and contractors he has a broad understanding of BIM with specific emphasis on its use to inform design decisions, increase efficiency in documents, produce more accurate cost estimates and facilitate construction coordination through a Virtual Design and Construction process.