Learn the fundamentals of SketchUp by following along with this video series. Each video is a mini-project that will introduce new tools and essential techniques to the SketchUp work flow. This is Part 1, and will introduce you to the navigation tools so you can orbit, pan and zoom around your model, then create a simple house with a few drawing and modification tools.
This is part 3 of our Dynamic Component series. In this video, we will talk about how to use the interact t...
Learn how you can maximize functionality, and optimize warehouse and logistics spaces with 3D modeling in SketchUp.
Dynamic components aren't something that will fit into one Skill Builder. This is part 1 of our dynamic components series. In this video, we will dive into what dynamic components are and give you a l
A deep dive into top tips for collaborating in — and out — of SketchUp.
In this video, we are going to talk about how you can identify whether your walls, doors, floors, windows or roofs have been tagged properly for Sefaira within SketchUp.
The philosophy of project managing teams of software engineers effectively is rich with new ideas. Unlike building project management, project management in software has focused on the micro.
CAD files (specifically .dwg files) are ubiquitous in the design/build world. So what happens when you bring those CAD files into SketchUp?
Applying agile to building design could potentially lead to great benefits for any discipline. This article explores applying agile methodologies to projects in the built environment.
Your toolkit of essential shortcuts and must-have extensions to get you on your way.
Estimator for SketchUp, LLC estimatorforsketchup.com “Constructability is a project management technique to review construction processes from start to finish during pre-construction phase. It
This is part 2 in our Dynamic Components series. In this Skill Builder, we're going to build upon part 1 and create a dynamic cube shape with different controls. If you haven't seen part 1 yet, chec
Barton Malow heads toward its next century of success with the goal of reimagining the construction industry through innovation.
In this two-part interview, we introduce Trilogy’s approach to using a virtual model as the basis for project management across architectural, interior design, engineering, and construction.
Trilogy Partners (http://trilogybuilds.com) centers their design/build process around client centered design. Using what he calls Project Management Modeling (PMM), CEO and Owner of Trilogy Michael Ra
Northpower Stålhallar, a construction company based in Sweden builds industrial warehouses using SketchUp from concept design all the way to the construction phase.
It's part 6 of our dynamic component series. For this part, we are going to show the interaction of different pieces inside of a SketchUp model with dynamic components. For this tutorial, we are going
Turner Construction uses SketchUp for several managerial processes. Visit the blog on Construction Management at Turner Construction: Part 1 for more information.
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Let's talk about BIM! Building Information Modeling is a big deal in the building industry and SketchUp is a big part of BIM.
Store, view, share, and access project information from anywhere with access to unlimited cloud storage.
Collaborating on a model in SketchUp with several team members? We have some best practices and tips to make sure your collaboration efforts don't get lost. Follow along as Aaron illustrates workflows