Navisworks Essentials

Category: Navisworks


  • Workspace overview
  • Open, append, merge and refresh files in Navisworks
  • Database support (data tools)

Project Review Tools

  • Learn how to integrate all project models, including the largest datasets, into a single aggregate model
  • Work with object properties, measure tools, viewpoints, mark-ups and animations
  • Import live data from external databases and display within the model
  • Store, organize, and share camera views of a design and export them into images or reports
  • Add cross sections and section plans to inspect details

Collaboration Tools

  • Publish and store project models in a single distributable NWD or DWF™ file
  • Compress original project file size by up to 90%
  • Embed or exclude object properties
  • Add mark-ups with advanced redlining tools
  • Include date-stamped audit trail for your project notes
  • Record animated walkthroughs for real-time playback

Whole Project Simulation

  • Learn how to simulate construction schedules and logistics in 4D to visually communicate and analyse project activities
  • Use time-based clashing and reporting Import times, dates, and task data from project management software to dynamically link schedules with project models


  • Create animations showing object movement, operation, assembly, and disassembly


  • Apply materials and lighting
  • Use backgrounds to add real-world scenery
  • Create believable night-time imagery with light-scattering effects.

Clash Detection and Interference

  • Learn how to use Navisworks clash detection to anticipate and avoid potential problems before construction
  • Create Hard, Clearance, and Duplicate clash tests to support multiple coordination scenarios
  • Export reports with results of clash tests, including comments and screenshots, to communicate issues to the project team

Real-Time Navigation, Real-Time Experience

  • Use advanced navigation tools such as gravity and solid object recognition


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