Creating Topography in REVIT from an AutoCAD file.bim. BIMWiki_Creating+Topography...Creating...

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  • 1. OpentheCADfilethatyouhopetoimportinREVIT.Becertainthatthelayersyouwanttoseeareturnedon.Iftheyareofftheywillnotbevisiblewhenthefileislinked.Savefile.

    2. SwitchtoREVIT.IntheProjectBrowsermenuselectthesiteviewunderthefloorplanoption.Weworkbeworkinginthisviewfortheremainderoftheprocess.

    4. TheInsertmenuwillhaveoptionstolinkCADandImportCAD.WhileeitherwillbringtheCADfileintoREVITImportCADistheoptionwewillchose.LeftclickonImportCAD.

    3. LeftclickontheInserttabintheMenu.

    CreatingTopographyinREVITfromanAutoCADfile.AbstrAct: Mapagroundplanein2-dimensionsinAutoCADandimportfiledirectlyintoREVITthentransition2-dimensionalgroundplaneinto3-dimensionaltopography.Explanationalsoappliestoeditingexistingtopography.

  • 5. TheCADfileshouldloadandbevisibleonscreen.

    6. SelecttheMassingandSitetabintheMenu.Allworkwithtopowillbedoneinthistab.

    8. LeftclickCreatefromImportIcon.ThiswilldropdownaMenuwithtwooptions.

    9. LeftclickSelectImportInstance,thefirstchoice.

    7. LeftclickToposurfaceiconinMenu.Thiswillshowanewtoolsetformanipulatingtopography.

  • 10. LeftclicktheimportedCADfilewhichcontainsthetopography.Thisisextremelyim-portant.Nothingwillchangeonscreenuntiltheimportischosen.

    14. Selectallthepointsofacontourline.Byholdingcontrolyouareabletoaddpointstotheselectedgroup.

    11. WhentheimportischosenamenuwillappearonscreendisplayingallofthelayerscontainedintheAutoCADfile.Selectonlythelayersthatrelatetothetopography,specificallythecontours.

    13. Theimagewillchangedisplayingeverypointofthecontours.Currentlyallcontoursaresettooneelevation.Thenextstepswillbeassigningthemtheirproperelevations.

    12. Leftclickokay.(NOTE:ifelevationsareassignedtoeachcontourthefollowingstepsarenotnecessary)

  • 16. WhenthecontoursareproperlysetleftclicktheFinishSurfaceiconinthemenubar.

    15. Whenthepointsareselectedchangetheelevationintheboxinthetoplefttode-siredelevation.

    16. Thatshouldcompleteyourtopographysurface.AtanypointitcanbeeditedbyleftclickingToposurfaceandusingthemodifyarrow