Daniel Sims
  • How does Modelo redefine the standard of Project Delivery This months marks the two year anniversary of Modelo’s first product Modelo DAM (Digital Asset Management), which was launched out of beta at the AIA convention in April 2017. In just two years DAM has achieved record-high usage, as of this month, we have: Thanks to our strategic partners, our users and our community members, […] No responses April 19, 2019
  • View Revit Files Online   How do you view a Revit file if you don’t have Revit installed on your computer? Or when you don’t have the correct version of Revit installed. Look no further, Modelo’s new support for Revit will save you thousands of dollars every year on maintaining Revit licenses. Simply drag and drop your Revit files […] No responses March 14, 2019
  • Building Data Visualization We are at the age of data. Understanding data is the core for making business decisions in almost any industry. When it comes to the real estate and construction industry, data becomes more complex and data analysis becomes more difficult because there are 2D, 3D, and 4D data happening at different dimensions. At each dimension […] No responses March 14, 2019
  • Revit BIM data to Excel There are many ways to download Revit schedules to excel but do you know the element properties can also be downloaded as an excel document? Having these properties downloaded into excel you can quickly make quantitative analysis that helps you make the right business decisions. And the best part of this is – You don’t […] No responses March 12, 2019
  • 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