AUGI members worldwide write articles, papers, tutorials all the time. Here we host that material on our site in a manner that allows readers to find what they are interested in. We have sections in a number of areas, some related to products and others management and organizational issues.

Architecture / Engineering / Construction Articles

  • The Process of BIM from Design to Construction

    October 4th, 2012

    In a 3D world, BIM is the glue that holds design and construction together. This article sorts through the steps that a firm normally takes to go from design through construction using BIM.
  • Wicked Education: Teaching IPD, BIM, and Lean Business Processes

    by James Salmo

    August 8th, 2012

    Wicked problems in the Built industry are complex and challenging. Learning to use new tools to solve these problems is critical.
  • A Picture is Worth 1000 Uses

    by Jennifer Lanzetti,Damon Soch

    August 2nd, 2012

    Various practices of 3D visualization technology have emerged in the construction industry and continue to evolve. This article discusses the range of possibilities dependent only on creativity of the manager.
  • BIM is a Tool

    by Damon Socha,Jennifer Lanzett

    July 5th, 2012

    Seasoned construction and BIM specialists outline the pitfalls of substituting BIM for good ol' fashioned communication in project management.
  • AUGI Home Page Poll: First Version of Revit

    by Wanderer

    May 3rd, 2012

    We asked our Reviteers what release they used first and found that any given Revit user you meet on our site has about six years of experience with this particular tool. Of course, 22% of AUGI’s Revit users have even more familiarity with it. That is a whole lot of BIMming going on.
  • BUILT: Wicked Solutions

    by James Salmo

    April 16th, 2012

    Wicked problems call for Wicked Solutions. But it's a process. Here, James Salmon helps you get started.
  • The Domino Effect

    by Walt Sparlin

    February 6th, 2012

    When times get tough and budgets are cut, one of the first things to go is training. Unfortunately, this is one of the key factors creating the domino effect.
  • BUILT: Wicked Problems in Construction

    by James Salmo

    February 2nd, 2012

    Wicked problems encountered by stakeholders operating in a BUILT environment
  • An Easy Hand-Off from Engineering to the BIM Group

    by William Campbel

    November 16th, 2011

    Tips, pointers, and a procedure for delegating correct tasks to the correct people.
  • So You Want to Implement Revit?

    by Ibrahim Hakk

    July 31st, 2011

    With a little help from George Lucas, and perhaps Walt Disney, this article will help you set a path from Revit Initiate to Revit Master.

Join AUGI Today

Become part of the largest Autodesk community

Search Articles

Premium Content

The Library Search function allows you to search by keyword to find articles. This feature is available to Premier and Professional Members. To access this feature, please join now or log in using your existing AUGI membership account.