Introduction to ModelIT and Basic VE Project Setup

In this training session the instructor uses a live example to walk attendees through the steps for:

  • Selecting location, design weather conditions and simulation weather files
  • Drawing a simple multi-story building with windows, doors, plenums and shading devices in ModelIT
  • Importing .dxf (AutoCAD 2D geometry) and .gem (VE 3D geometry) files
  • Tool tips and tricks to edit and modify geometry
  • Discussion on common complex building geometries
  • Import from Revit and SketchUp
  • Room groups and grouping schemes
  • HVAC zones and zone groups

Your Instructor

Suyash Vidwans
Suyash Vidwans

Suyash is an Applications Engineer in the IES Atlanta office. He has a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Arizona State University. Suyash is a LEED accredited professional (LEED AP BD+C). He provides training and support for advanced HVAC systems modeling, energy standards and code compliance.

Course Curriculum

  Introduction to ModelIT and Basic VE Project Setup
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