In the busy construction world of task deadlines, client meetings, site visits, and task planning, it’s easy to consider the various tools we use every day for granted. Sometimes we overlook that a very important factor that may help save hours of work. Here are some tricks and tricks for you that can help save you time, help a fresh workflow, or prevent a few new grey hairs from cropping up maybe.
Did you know you will see Navisworks data files saved as NWD with an iPad? To see Navisworks files on the mobile device, use the BIM 360 Glue mobile app. You will see BIM 360 Glue task files, transfer .NWD files to the application directly, and utilize it whether you are online or offline.
Do you realize you can create Navisworks cache data files overnight automatically? It can help save time every morning hours! You are able to automatically create an NWD every full week to provide the project team a snapshot of the project status. Be sure you run Navisworks as an Administrator and run the Batch Tool; you can create your automated duties using the Windows Task Scheduler then.