The Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) data model is intended to describe building and construction industry data. It is a platform neutral, open file format specification that is not controlled by a single vendor or group of vendors.
What do design teams use IFC for, IFC files too big, information loss, Problems with georeferencing etc.
Here is a link to some very useful FAQ. Click here!
A good video on the workflows used by Capita.
Project – Starts 05:15 mins in.
Component (using and iPhone) – Starts 21:35 mins in.
A quick 2 min video on BIM 360 Docs. Worth a watch!
SketchUp Make (the free version) vs SketchUp Pro (the paid for version)
To see the comparison matrix click here!
For a quick 10min video on the new features click here!
Go to the downloads section on the left hand side of this blog and download the newest version of SketchUp, Extensions, Plugins and Google Earth.
Here is a quick workflow video between Revit and SketchUp in both directions.(3 mins in)
Also some highlights of the recent 3DBasecamp 2015 held in London. (15:35 mins in)
See the final slide for useful Extensions (Plugins)