Make structural framing of steel fixed interior partitions or ceilings in Revit® building projects

Framed Partitions makes it quick and easy to design various types of partition walls or ceilings in Revit®. The flexibility of the software allows users to create partitions of glass, plasterboard or any other material and frame those with customizable profiles according to user-defined rules. That ensures you’ll get accurate bills of materials, builders work drawings and on-site assembly thanks to BIM-to-Field features.

Compatible with Autodesk® Revit® 2021, 2020, 2019

Utilizing the included functionality of Metal Framing Wall+, Framed Partitions enables instant, large-scale insertion of hangers, fixings and brackets throughout your Revit model, which means you’ll get high-quality framing models at the level of detail required.

The software marks project elements according to properties and locations and automatically generates fabrication information, complete with all desired views, schedules and drawings. Fabrication information can also be exported to CNC machines or production lines for automated fabrication.

POWERFUL FEATURES

Wall+M

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COMPLETE METAL FRAME CREATION

Automate light gauge steel wall framing in Revit® using BIM solution Metal Framing Wall+ that is powerful, flexible, and easy to use. It helps you make optimal choices, move much faster, and avoid errors at every BIM stage – from design and documentation to wall panel fabrication and construction. Solution supports C+C (incl. C+C Chamfered), C+U (incl. C+U Special) and U+U framing systems.

  • Create detailed multi-layer metal wall framing for any Revit project in a snap using predefined or custom rules and templates
  • Frame multi-story houses 10 times faster than using standard Revit interface
  • Easily configure supporting structure, openings, complex L or T connections, details, service hole positions, and more for straight or arched light-frame walls
  • Automate sheathing layouts
  • Frame architectural curtain walls with highly detailed elements (including mullions, transoms, window glass holders, pressure plates, cover plates, insulators etc.) efficiently
  • Frame curtain panels (including complex fills and internal frames) precisely
  • Freely revise your Revit model with simple selection of the elements and properties you want to modify
  • Find structural and engineering clashes; cut and frame openings according to predefined rules
  • Perform structural analyses without leaving Revit or exporting your metal frames to external analysis software at any stage of design process
  • Generate shop drawings and cut lists with one click
  • Get real-time take-offs and views, auto-sorting and dimensioning, and optional export to any CNC machines (Howick, Metroll, Pinnacle, etc.)

Sort Mark

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FLEXIBLE ELEMENT AND GRID RENUMBERING

Renumber Revit® elements just the way you want, detect and renumber grids, determine swing direction and orientation (and add them as properties), recalculate shared coordinates, and much more.

  • Detects grid geometry and automatically renumbers them after any project change
  • Renumbers of any Revit elements (Doors, Windows, Columns, Pipes, etc.) in a number of different ways
  • Writes swing direction for the doors into the door’s properties
  • Writes flip/mirror orientation for the selected elements
  • Creates new shared parameters, recalculates shared X, Y, Z coordinates
  • Possibility to save numbering settings under the separate name
  • Possibility to sort elements in Ascending/Descending order, and many more functions

Smart Connections

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LOD 400 AUTOMATION IN REVIT®

Solution Smart Connections instantly adds any number of face-specific intelligent details – which adapt to host-element changes – throughout BIM models. Easily set up rules to insert or adjust details based on gravity point, depth, adjacent elements, and more. It saves many hours per project, especially for structural engineers.

  • Easy setup of insertion rules
  • Insert details on any face of host element
  • Use parameters of host elements to make your details smart and adaptive to host length, thickness, height, etc.
  • Insert details according to gravity point
  • Insert details based on surrounding elements
  • Save time by using update and modify options
  • Use interaction with Smart Assemblies to prepare shop drawings

Would you like a quote or a live demo given by one of our experts?


Want to find out if this is the right solution for you? Our professionals can help you quickly find out how this software will benefit your design process.

Paid Trial

To properly assess the software, you’ll need sample families, sample configurations, and personal training with our engineers. For that we offer a Paid Trial* that includes:

  • Revit project with sample families & configurations for designing framed partitions and ceilings
  • Personal online training (2 hours) + answers to your questions
  • 30-day software trial with technical support

*For more information, see our FAQ page.

CLIENT STORIES

Scottish firm’s DfMA-level CLT Revit models benefit greatly from unique BIM softwareBela calls AGACAD metal framing and CNC solutions the “lifeblood” of its building design business
NIRAS A/S: “AGACAD’s Cut Opening software supports our Lean BIM processes”“AGACAD framing tools let us confidently take on more complexity”
Thorson Baker Associates logoTHORSON BAKER & ASSOCIATES (TBA): “AGACAD software has given substance to our models”JPS-Konsult: “We’re hooked on Precast Concrete and other AGACAD solutions”
AEC AB: “Partnership with AGACAD was key for implementing BIM fully at Trivselhus.”A-BET BV logoA-BET gets competitive boost in panelling, framing, BIM to fabrication with AGACAD solutions
More client stories >>AMV needed software to create shop drawings fast and check that frame members are correctly positioned

Developed in compliance with standards and guidelines:

AISI S100-07/S2-10, North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members with Supplement 2. American Iron and Steel Institute, Washington, DC.
AISI S200-07, 2007. North American Standard for Cold-Formed Steel Framing – General Provisions. American Iron and Steel Institute, Washington, DC.
NASH Standard – Residential and Low-rise Steel Framing, Part 1: Design Criteria. 2010.
NASH Standard – Residential and Low-rise Steel Framing, Part 2: Design Solutions. 2010.
Building Enclosure Design Guide– Wood Frame Multi-Unit Residential Buildings. Homeowner Protection Office (HPO), Vancouver, Canada, 2011.
AISI D110-07, Cold-Formed Steel Framing Design Guide, 2nd Edition. American Iron and Steel Institute, Washington, DC.
AISI D100-08, AISI Manual, Cold-Formed Steel Design. American Iron and Steel Institute, Washington, DC.
Pinnacle CNC Machine Specifications
Metroll Manufacturer and Supplier Resources
ClarkDietrich Steel Framing Product Specifications
CEMCO Specifications

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