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Quantity Takeoffs for BIM

via LinkedIn Learning


Learn how to create highly accurate 3D and 2D quantity takeoffs using the Navisworks Quantification dialog and built-in and custom catalogs.


  • Welcome
  • Using the exercise files
1. Project Creation
  • Selecting the right Navisworks
  • Breaking down the Quantification dialog
  • Project setup and docking the dialog
  • Using the Wizard
2. Catalogs
  • Using the CSI-16 catalog
  • Using the CSI-48 catalog
  • Using the Uniformat catalog
  • Using no catalog
  • Importing a custom catalog
  • Creating and exporting a custom catalog
3. Quantification
  • Adding a resource
  • Showing and hiding takeoffs
  • Applying appearances
  • Model and virtual takeoffs
  • Adding viewpoints
4. Object Selection
  • Using the Selection Tree
  • Selecting same objects
  • Searching and grouping objects
  • Updating groups
5. DWF Takeoff
  • Usable files
  • Loading a DWF with a live model
  • Taking off elements from a DWF
  • The Sheet Browser
  • Select and take off objects in a DWF
6. 2D Takeoff
  • Adding polylines
  • Adding and backing out areas
  • Bucket fills
  • Next steps

Taught by

Eric Wing


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