In 2003, we sought the BIM benefits of a coordinated construction document set using a single source Revit model.

As the model changed, the construction document views (plans, elevations, sections, schedules) immediately updated. It was powerful to have design options immediately update both visual and the data views contained in the facility model and building product models. In addition, Level-of-Detail (LOD) was built into each view. Our first Revit…