Modern Science: Revolutionary glass building blocks generate their own solar energy

Buildings have a lot of surface area that’s exposed to sunlight, so why just stop at rooftop solar panels? We’ve already seen solar energy-harvesting windows, and of course Tesla’s solar roof. Thanks to research being carried out at the University of Exeter, we may soon also have the option of replacing opaque exterior walls with solar glass blocks.

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Revit Tutorial – Understanding Your Roof Eaves / Soffits | TheRevitKid.com! – Tutorials, Tips, Products, and Information on all things Revit / BIM

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Advance Steel: Multiplatform Steel Detailing Software

3D BIM software for steel modeling and detailing

Advance Steel detailing software helps accelerate design, steel detailing, steel fabrication, and steel construction. Intelligent 3D modeling tools help you accelerate design and detailing processes. Speed time to fabrication and construction with tools that automatically generate shop drawings and deliverables. Autodesk Advance Steel detailing software is built on the AutoCAD platform. Interoperability with Revit and Advance Design Building Information Modeling (BIM) software supports a more connected workflow.

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How to Use View Filters for Other View Types in Revit | Acronym Online

By Chris Perry, CADSoft Consulting Color schemes are a great visual tool in views to highlight or callout specific criteria of information in the view, generally used in plan-type views.

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