Trimble SysQue Virtual Software Training – Piping

The Trimble® SysQue virtual software training course affords participants an opportunity to learn the basic features and functions of Trimble® SysQue software.

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Class Setting

Virtual

Course Prerequisites

Students must have experience using the latest version of AutoDesk Revit

Who Should Attend

Designers/Detailers

Course overview

The learning objectives focus on equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively use this application in their workplaces.

The mode of instruction features an instructor-led virtual learning experience that effectively combines demonstrations with hands-on practical exercises to reinforce learning. The class is delivered in 4 – 3 hour sessions.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the training, participants will be able to:

  • Effectively navigate the application
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively draw with SysQue Systems (Pipe)
  • Demonstrate the ability to effectively create spools
  • Demonstrate ability to place supports
  • Discuss BOM options
  • Demonstrate effective methods of searching and updating managed content

Training Topics

Topic 1 - Introduction and product overview
  • Explanation of what SysQue™ is and how it interacts with Revit
Topic 2 - Drawing
  • Demonstrate the usage of drawing with SysQue™ Systems (Pipe)
  • Systems Pipe:
  • System Template Selection
  • Select Pipe
  • System Type Definition
  • Drawing Mains
  • Branches
  • Taps
  • Rotated Fittings
  • Valves
  • Slope
  • Offset
  • Trim/Extend
  • Routing Solutions
  • Default Fittings
  • Swap out items
  • Place Couplings
  • Change System
Topic 3 - SysQue spools

Discuss spool creation tool

  • Template selection
  • Naming conventions
  • View
  • Scale
  • Color
  • Add to spool
  • Remove from spool
  • Sorting
  • Filters
  • Schedules
  • Spool creation
Topic 4 - SysQue supports
  • Discuss support placement tool
    • Support specification
    • System selection
    • Spacing on pipe/duct
    • Spacing from fitting/joint
    • Default length
    • ‘Automatic replacement’ limitations
  • Discuss Supports Information
    • File types
    • Details
    • Locations
    • Export Points
  • Discuss ‘View Point File’
    • Open point file
    • Grouping and sorting
    • Export to Excel
  • Discuss ‘View Sleeve Points’
    • Open point file
    • Grouping and sorting
    • Export to Excel
  • Discuss ‘Place Single Hanger’
    • Selecting pipe/duct
    • Hanger placement
  • Discuss ‘Calculate Hanger Rod’
    • Select hanger or Hangers
  • Discuss ‘Select Upper Attachments Options’
    • Select hanger or hangers
    • Select upper attachment
Topic 5 - SysQue BOM

Discuss options available for BOM

  • Options
  • Sorting and grouping
  • Export to Excel
Topic 6 - SysQue search for content and data
  • Discuss searching Building-Data website for managed content
    • Verify login information to BD website
    • Search for content
    • Complete request for content
  • Discuss downloading content to library and project
    • Download location/family location
    • Options
    • Auto-load family
    • Auto-replace family
Topic 7 - General Revit
  • Discuss general Revit techniques for setting up new MEP project
    • Prepare Architecture model
    • Purge Architecture model
    • New MEP project creation
    • Linking other Revit models
    • Copy/Monitor function
    • Create Plan Views
  • Discuss Worksharing and Worksets – ‘Transparent Worksharing’
    • Enable worksharing
    • Unique user names
  • Spaces and ‘Space Naming Utility’
    • Download and install SNU
    • Verify linked Architectural model settings
    • Define Spaces
    • Run SNU
  • Copy/Modify Architectural Title Blocks
    • Review or copy title blocks
    • Modify title blocks
    • Insert title block in current family/template

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