Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding singular columns, part of Creating Concrete Buildings with Revit Structure.
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…Adding columns actually isn't that difficult.…In fact, it's pretty easy if you have your levels already set up.…Columns can be added in a variety of ways.…You can place them on a structural grid, or they…can just be free-standing in the middle of your model.…Either way, Revit knows a column is a…column, and it knows it's at a grid location.…By clicking on the Column button on the Structural…tab, we're going to add some concrete columns to our model.…Let's go down to level one into structural plans.…Go to your Structural tab.…In the Structure panel, click the Column button.…In this window here, it's called the Type Selector drop down.…
Go ahead and click the black drop down arrow.…Let's find 18 by 24.…Click on Edit Type.…Let's make a new type of column.…Click on Duplicate.…Let's call it 18 by 18, and let's click OK.…For the H dimension, let's click into where it says two feet, and call it 1'6".…Notice I just typed in a one, a space, and then a six.…Let's click OK.…Our structural material is concrete cast in…place gray, and we even have rebar cover.…
- Creating levels
- Creating a structural grid
- Adding single and multiple columns
- Laying foundations
- Creating perimeter framing and pan joists
- Placing concrete slabs
- Reinforcing with rebar
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Setting the Stage
4. Concrete Framing
5. Structural Slabs
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