Daniel Sims
  • View, Collaborate, and Markup 3D BIM Properties & Elements from Revit Modelo supports your complete design-build-manage process by with a robust, collaborative online BIM tool. Modelo automatically imports BIM properties and elements from compatible Revit files. By predictably, productively and profitably connecting workflows, utilizing BIM in Modelo permits team members to more completely navigate models, conduct lightning fast 3D quantity takeoff calculations and analyze sectional material volumes, mark-up the […] No responses January 17, 2018
  • Using Layers in Modelo to Prepare Alternate Design Options Every design project begins with the foundation of an idea, and slowly builds up to a final product. That build up process requires the creativity, dedication, and unique skill set of each design member. At Modelo, we dedicate our time to perfecting our backend technology, so that you get to enjoy the beautiful and intuitive […] No responses January 11, 2018
  • Culture Cultures UNBUILT: Culture Cultures Featured in this week’s UNBUILT post, is Zherui Wang’s Coney Island Life Screen project. Check out his 3D model here. Zherui Wang Pratt Institute School of Architecture Lee and Norman Rosenfeld Award for Best Thesis Critic: Jason Lee, Michael Chen In Collaboration with Molly Mason   “We are only being offered one particular story […] No responses November 16, 2017
  • The Ultimate Guide for Creating Interactive 360º Tours 360º tours are the most immersive way to present your unbuilt designs in the correct context. By involving clients, contractors, or other stakeholders in the design review process earlier, all parties can be more involved, making it easier for you as a refined designer to make tweaks sooner rather than later. We’ve outlined the ultimate […] No responses November 14, 2017
  • Virtually Explore the Farms of the Future in Boston Cities are constantly bustling with visitors, residents, cars, trains and movement. Cities never sleep, but they do breathe. And cities crave green spaces to provide an oasis for healthy, urban living. Companies around the world have started implementing urban farming initiatives in densely populated areas and even on top of buildings to provide just that. […] One response November 9, 2017
  • Exploring an Architect’s Increasing Reliance on Software: A Breakthrough Study Software is powerful for many reasons, but most importantly because it allows people from different disciplines to work together towards one main goal to create something monumental.  This Market Research 2018 Benchmark Report was developed by Modelo, based on the responses of 508 AEC professionals from different company sizes from around the globe. We conducted […] No responses November 7, 2017
  • 5 Amazing Things You Never Knew About Steel Steel is what is classified as an alloy metal, made from iron and other materials which primarily include carbon. Due to its high tensile strength, and low cost, steel is widely utilized in a number of different ways in this day and age, which includes the utilization of steel in the development of new technologies. […] No responses November 3, 2017
  • New Features from Modelo: October New Modelo Features to Improve Your Workflow Modelo’s latest release empowers your design workflow with improvements that save you time and create efficiencies for you and your clients. These intuitive improvements include easy model re-uploading, PDF present mode, embeddable panorama images, and a metric-focused project overview page. As a reminder, these updates will be deployed […] No responses November 2, 2017
  • Markup PDF Files in the Cloud Marking up PDF files, as well as picking up redlines, comes as second nature to architects. Drawings, renderings, floor plans, construction documents and other PDF files are important assets in the design process. In the past, the review process has involved a tedious process of emailing, printing, creating redlines on paper with a red pen […] No responses September 15, 2017
  • View 360º Panorama Images in VR with Modelo Modelo now supports 360º panorama image viewing across various devices and also allows you to view in 360º images in VR. Basically all you need to do is generate your 360º panorama images from the software you already use and from there you can directly upload to Modelo and view them instantly.  Get familiar with the […] One response August 18, 2017