Highlighting Elements by Properties – Part 2

In case you missed, the first part of this post can be foundĀ here.

Continuing the previously started thread of highlighting elements with certain properties in ARCHICAD for BIM submission to BCA (Singapore), this post will present another way of showing the above mentioned using the Building Material properties and Pen Sets.

Fire resistance is in close connection with the materials so this method provides somewhat better control and automatism then using the Mark-Up Tools.

We can create a pen set that we use for representation without the highlights and a different one for the highlights. The biggest advantage of using the different Pen Sets is that we can store the chosen option in the Views.

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