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Highrise construction diagram

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Marian Olaru
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A new chart in the projects - Diagram building construction.

Does anyone know how to work with this new diagram ?




I forgot to write that you shall select colors for each activity type for both finished and future activities. It may be done in the diagram settings window.

For watching movie select to show certain number of day from the project start and uncheck Moment.

Hi Marian,

thank you for your question and my apology for the delay with the answer. I just returned from the business trip and missed your post.

High rise construction diagram is new and will be improved soon. We did not add its description yet and I will try to describe this functionality in this post.

To get HRCD (High Rise Construction Diagram) create in your construction project new user defined fields with codes store and section. In these fields enter the store where construction activity is performed and in what section. Enter activity types that shall be shown in HRCD.

Look at project Building that is included in the last Spider versions as an example. I suggest to enter actual data in this project to be able to compare current version with the baseline in HRCD.

   photo Building1_zpsfhuk8way.jpg

Now you may open HRCD and push the button Refresh. You will see the settings shown in the next picture. You may select to show project status at certain moment or watch the movie that shows the constructin process at certain period. You may also select if to show both current project and baseline statuses at any moment or only current version. Baseline version may be shown side by side with the current version or overlapping current version in the HRCD. You may also choose what types of work to show in HRCD. For movie select time step (in our case one week was selected).

 photo Building Settings 1_zpscmhgiyvw.jpg

If you selected to show current moment:

   photo Building Diagram 1_zpsx1a9bqmg.jpg

If you watched the movie and stopped it on certain date in the diagram that shows current and baseline schedules side by side:


   photo Building Diagram 2_zpsmc21cxmb.jpg

If you showed current and baseline schedules overlapping:


 photo Building Diagram 3_zpsgtcvmipe.jpg