ITW Building Components Group announced today the release of the VisionREZ® for Revit® 2015 Architectural Plug-In. This is the second release of a VisionREZ product designed specifically for the Revit platform and is based on the award-winning VisionREZ products for AutoCAD® Architecture (ACA).
New features in the 2015 release include a User Definable Content Ribbon Insertion Tool, Automated Residential Roof Solver, Editor and Roof Trim Insertion Tools. In addition, an enhanced version of CG Visions’ QuickStart Residential Builders Startup Kit is included with the release, which provides access to over 500 Residential Focused Revit Families, along with Master Set and Lot Specific Sample Projects and Templates. VisionREZ 2015 for Revit finally makes Revit residential friendly with tools that support a builder’s typical workflow. VisionREZ 2015 for Revit allows builders to collaborate with the supply chain, convey accurate design intent to all vendors and trade partners, generate accurate quantity takeoffs and create construction documents directly from a live model.
All VisionREZ products are an integral part of ITW Instinct, a residential-specific 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM) process designed to facilitate collaboration among all construction professionals. Instinct ties the residential CAD design work of builders, architects and engineers directly to component manufacturing professionals and the practical application of established structural framing practices. It also allows professionals to exchange a single BIM file and collaborate to identify potential problems and offer solutions on-screen, not on-site. Worldwide Standard Collaboration Tools for 3D BIM-Driven Residential Projects Benefit Lean and Sustainable Building Design Professionals