[Equest-users] eQUEST-Buildings with Multiple Footprints

Steve Mignogna smignogna at gmail.com
Wed Aug 13 09:56:34 PDT 2008


You need to use the DD wizard and not the SD wizard.  You will need to
create each differing footprint as a separate "shell".  Then you need to
assign the shells correctly (ie...above previous shell).  Also, make sure
you do not have roofs where they are not supposed to be on the lower
shells.  You might need to manually edit the shape of the roofs of the lower

Steve Mignogna
Atelier Ten

On Thu, Aug 7, 2008 at 5:00 PM, Tyler Lobb <tlobb at absconsultants.com> wrote:

>  I am a relatively new user to eQUEST and am struggling with a few
> things.  I was hoping someone could help me with modeling a building that
> has multiple footprints (like a wedding cake).  I also do not know how to
> create roofs, ceilings, or floors that have different footprints than the
> spaces above or below them.  I would appreciate any insight on anything
> pertaining to the above topics.
> Thanks
> *Tyler Lobb*
> *Mechanical Project Engineer*
> ABS Consultants, Inc.
> 1530 16th Street, Suite 400
> Denver Colorado 80202
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> *tlobb at absconsultants.com* <tlobb at absconsultants.com>
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