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MEP Masterminds Denver – Virtual Event
April 7 at 1:30 pm - 3:45 pm EDT
Join us for MEP Masterminds online as we bring trades together in different cities across the country to learn from each other. MEP Masterminds is an affiliate of MEP Force, the leading prefabrication and fabrication annual conference, designed to help you gain a competitive edge and collaborate with other industry leaders throughout the year.
We’re kicking off the event series on Tuesday, April 7. Register today to join us for a half-day virtual afternoon session. We’ll start the day together as a group for a keynote presentation and then break off into separate rooms for Electrical and Mechanical for deeper industry discussions.
Registrants will receive an email on Monday, April 6 with instructions for logging into the virtual event.
1:30 pm Welcome
1:35 pm Breakout Sessions
What’s New with eVolve Electrical
This session will showcase some of the latest eVolve Electrical features and how those features can be used to speed up modeling time, increase data management within you Revit projects and standardize across projects and detailers. There will be time at the end for Q&A to discuss any of the information covered.
Revit MEP for Fabrication 1 Hour Primer
This session will cover the basics of Fabrication in Revit. The class will start by utilizing a project that has the Architectural Model loaded and Levels/Grids created. Then, we will go over how load a fabrication database into Revit. This will be followed by copying in the engineers mechanical model into our project and converting it into fabrication parts. We will also cover some of the tools and the cleanup necessary in every model conversion. We will then cover some of the tools used in coordination to expedite coordination changes. Finally, if we have time, we will go over placing Views on Sheets to create shop drawings.
2:35 pm Breakout Sessions
Prefabricating Your Model for Prefabrication
In this session, you will get an in-depth look into utilizing the eVolve Electrical tools for prefabricating your electrical model. We will dive into Conduit Data, Conduit bends, Conduits Racks & Hangers, Equipment Rooms and Spooling. eVolve Electrical has the tools to provide all the information your prefabrication shop needs to successful turn your project into a Lego set. There will be a Q&A session toward the end of the session.
Template Setup for Fabrication
This session will cover the basics of template setup. We’ll cover suggested shared parameters that help with Browser and Sheet Organization. We will also cover best practices around View Templates and some suggestions on typical View Templates to include in a company Template. We’ll discuss some do’s and don’ts to include in a generic company template and how to keep project template bloat to a minimum. Lastly, we will cover how to transfer project standards for those who have started projects and want to include changes made to those projects into the generic company template.
3:35 pm Closing Session/Recap