[Equest-users] Rotating a single building in a campus setting

Karen Walkerman kwalkerman at gmail.com
Mon Oct 6 11:17:57 PDT 2008

Under "building data" there is an AZIMUTH keyword.  You can use this keyword
to rotate the whole building (you can do this in the parametric runs as


On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 1:50 PM, Eric Allen Youngson <eyoungson at rmi.org>wrote:

> Sim list,
>    I need to rotate a building (collection of shells) in a campus setting
> where there are are several buildings. I don't see any way to accomplish
> this parametrically so I am trying to change the azimuth of the shells
> individually. When I do this the shells rotate around the axis of the
> entire
> campus rather than around the center of the "building". There does not seem
> to be any central reference point for the shells since they all specify 0,0
> for x,y coordinates.
>    Currently I am trying to reference the shells to their associated
> polygon.
>    Any thoughts on this approach or other ideas on how to re-center the
> shells once the azimuth has been changed?
> Thanks,
> Eric
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