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May 16, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

Every structural engineer who uses Autodesk® Revit® knows very well that using plain Revit software preparation of shop drawings takes outrageous time inputs. Therefore BIM solution Smart Assemblies that is created by our team is so popular.

We already have quite a lot of clients who have chosen this software for their daily work. Also there are many trial version testers, who ask us how to increase their work speed and quality. As an example I can provide you a question from one client that was received few days ago:

“I know that you guys made a change to the plugin to allow counting of multiple instances of assemblies, but I haven’t been able to get it to work correctly.”

May 13, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

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Today, we're announcing that the next part of apps from T4R© (Tools 4 Revit) product line are already compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015! We have released new versions 2015.1 of these tools:

Cut Opening
Cut Opening LT
Excel2R
RAS Manager
Smart Floors

All updated T4R extensions operate faster with Revit 2015.
You can find the newest installations of these products in their download pages (click on the product title in the upper list).

May 09, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

We kindly welcome all MEP engineers, Autodesk® Revit® MEP users, to register and attend our Free Webinar on 15th May, 2014:

HOW TO INSERT AND USE SMART INFORMATION IN VENTILATION SYSTEM DESIGN

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Join us for a 30 min session and watch-in-action how to:

  • Add engineering information from logarithmic graphs for your required Autodesk Revit family. All information will be transferred from graphical form into numerical form.
  • Add more than one logarithmic graph to your family to work accurately and correctly.
May 06, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

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Some add-ons from T4R© (Tools 4 Revit) product line are already compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015! Last week we released new versions 2015.1 of these tools:

Quick Dimensions
Smart Sheets
Smart Walls
Sort&Cope
Sort Mark

All updated T4R extensions operate faster with Revit 2015.
If you want to use the newest versions of tools for Revit, please find the newest installations of these products in their download pages (click on the product title in the upper list).

May 02, 2014 by Jokūbas Vaišvila

hangers for rectangular ductsMany Autodesk® Revit® users complain about manual duct splitting. We have developed the tool that can accelerate your design. Using our created Smart Hangers solution you can split any line based elements (ducts, pipes, cable trays, conduits) into segments according to your needs. Meanwhile the software is splitting your elements into individual segments; it also inserts the families in between them. That can help you to insert flanges or other required elements in your MEP system.

I will shortly introduce how to split your line based elements and insert you required joints there.

April 29, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

Missing some functionality-introIt is really important that our extensions for Autodesk® Revit® would be relevant to the Revit users' needs and interests especially of our current customers who have active Subscription. For this, we strive to react to our clients' wishes quite carefully.

Nonetheless, someday it may be a situation when you try to use some of our products and some functionality that you expect to see in the products may be missing. What do you need to do then? If there's anything missing, please let us know. Become a part of Tools 4 Revit development team! Your comments or questions are always welcome.

We understand that it does not matter how much functionality any of our applications has, it will not get any appreciations if it does not relate to particular Revit users' needs or concerns. Therefore, write us an e-mail with described situation or your wish, please. We constantly fill our clients' wish-list and use it when develop improvements and new versions of our products. This way is simply a progress in functionality.

Does it sound too good to be true? We can show you some examples from our experience:

April 29, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

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We kindly recommend you to join us for a 45 minutes on-line presentation of our newest BIM Solution Smart Assemblies that is already compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015.

In this webinar you'll learn how to easily create professional detail drawings in Revit. This Revit-based application can save you hundreds hours of work required for shop drawing creation! Smart Assemblies is very helpful Revit-based software, especially for Structural Engineers.

FREE WEBINAR
for Revit Structure users

Effortless Documentation. Make assemblies easily, create shop drawings quickly!

Live on Thu, 8 May

If you need to streamline your documentation process, see live demonstration of:

April 22, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

We have good news: today Tools 4 Revit team has released one more BIM solution, compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015. After the Easter holiday we devoted all our energy to new versions development. So, our newest software Smart Assemblies v2015.1 fits for Revit 2015 now.

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This powerful BIM solution that provides a set of intuitive tools for generation of shop drawings is not only compatible with Revit 2015, but Smart Assemblies v2014.2 is already updated too.

We added additional “Mass" parameter that shows kilograms. This setting was requested by one of our customers:

Smart Assemblies v2014.2-2015

In the updated Smart Assemblies version every type will be also displayed in a separate dimension chain:

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Please find the installation of the newest Smart Assemblies versions here: Smart Assemblies download page

Very IMPORTANT to EXISTING Smart Assemblies v2014.2 users:

you have to manually delete this file before reinstalling:

C:\Users\user name\AppData\Roaming\Tools 4 Revit\SmartAssemblies[Version]\OtherSharedParameters.txt

April 18, 2014 by Renata Jočienė

Some of Wood Framing Pro modules are already compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2015! Today, just before the Easter holiday, we have released new versions 2015.1 of Truss+ RT and Rafter+. These powerful BIM solutions enable Revit users to make roof wood framing and elements scheduling with sets of intuitive tools and useful functions.

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Truss+ RT and Rafter+ v2014.2 are updated too, therefore now these Revit extensions operate faster with Revit 2014.

If you want to use the newest versions of Truss+ RT and Rafter+, please click on the download links of those products.

April 18, 2014 by Inga Ibenienė

Our team is wishing You a very Happy Easter. May your Easter be filled with bright feelings and may your heart be filled with the joy of the holiday.

All the best moments during the Easter Time!

Easter Greating-T4R

Thank you.

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