Configuration – Geometry and Data
The following steps will show how to prepare a configuration for exporting Navisworks model to IFC format with associated data.
Go to General Configuration tab in the iConstruct panel. Click on Smart IFC Export Configuration tool.
Select your IFC version.
Click on New button.
Name the template and click Save.
Click the Shared Properties icon.
Select an item in the background and click Get NW Props. This will populate the dialogue with the element properties.
Select the properties you want to add to the exported model. Drag & drop it at the IFC Properties window.
You can also associate model properties with IFC’s. Select a property and drag & drop it in the IFC property.
Save the settings and close the dialogue.
Go to General Configuration tab ➤ Run Smart IFC Export Configuration ➤ Select IFC version ➤ Click New ➤ Name the template ➤ Click Save ➤ Open Shared Properties ➤ Select elements in the background ➤ Click Get NW Props ➤ Drag & Drop element properties to IFC’s ➤ Click Save ➤ Close