Posts tagged "IFC"
Simergy Version 1.3 is Now Available

Simergy Version 1.3 is Now Available

Simergy v1.3 was released today. You can download it from the Simergy website at: As all of you know, Simergy is a BIM/BEM application that dramatically reduces the time and complexity required to use DOE’s whole-building energy modeling and performance simulation engine — EnergyPlus. Simergy was designed and developed to meet the advanced building...

SketchUp goes BIM with IFC

Check out these post on the new version of SketchUp 2014:    

Simergy: A Free, Comprehensive Graphical User Interface for Energy Modeling with EnergyPlus

Simergy v1.0 was released today. Simergy is a free graphical user interface (GUI)  that enables DOE’s whole-building energy modeling engine EnergyPlus to be used more easily and effectively. Simergy helps meet the advanced building energy modeling needs of architects, mechanical engineers, simulation consultants, energy analysts and sustainability consultants. Simergy can be downloaded from (Note...
IDA Indoor Climate and Energy BIM Interoperability for Thermal  Simulation

IDA Indoor Climate and Energy BIM Interoperability for Thermal Simulation

IDA ICE can import all common 2D and 3D CAD files. It supports IFC BIM models, generated by, e.g. ArchiCAD, Revit, AutoCAD ADT, MagiCAD  and many other tools. Click here to see the video ..
Simergy - 3rd Public Beta Released

Simergy – 3rd Public Beta Released

Simergy is a Free Graphical User Interface enabling EnergyPlus to be used more easily and effectively. Go to to find out more .. See also the recently posted webinar on the gbXML integration for this tool.

DesignBuilder v3.2 Released

The release of DesignBuilder v3.2 featuring several major enhancements: ·        EnergyPlus v7.2 is the main simulation engine ·        Detailed HVAC templates allow fully connected systems to be loaded to the model ·        ASHRAE 90.1 Appendix G constructions and outline baseline HVAC systems included ·        Improved Simple HVAC simulations with options for humidity control, heat recovery...

IFC Exporter for Revit 2013 or Revit IFC Export Alternate UI Updated

The IFC exporter for Revit 2013 contains up-to-date improvements on the default IFC export capabilities of Revit contributed by Autodesk and our Open Source contributors. While this app is not necessary for IFC support, it is recommended that users that depend on the quality of their IFC export download this app and keep it up-to-date,...

IFC – What It Is and Why You Should Care – Zoog’s NYCRUG Presentation

Updated: Open Source IFC Exporter for Revit 2013

This open source version can override the version that comes standard with shipped Revit. Revit 2013 contains both IFC export and IFC export UI overrides, which contains options not available in the regular UI, such as ifcXML and ifcZIP support. Please note that there are three separate installers in the Downloads section for this...

IFC Exporter For Revit 2012 is Released as Open Source

Autodesk Revit IFC Exporter Code is now available as Open Source software; supporting greater Interoperability with compliant software! Read more on the BIM Apps blog ..

Free gbXML Viewing and Converting

There seem to be three free solutions for viewing and even converting Green Building eXtensible Markup Language (gbXML) geometry out there. Let me know if there is more out there.. From the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology comes the FZKViewer that visualises IFC, CityGML and gbXML DDS-CAD Viewer is now able to visualise gbXML files as...

Free IFC Model Viewer

Data Design System (Norway) offers a free and robust IFC model viewer. Visit the site ..