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ClashDetective

This is my version of the ClashDetective example provided as part of the Autodesk Navisworks Software Development Kit, available here.

Only the Group Clash function have been edited to add two grouping modes.

Screenshot

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Walkthrough

Run clash tests

Run necessary clash detection using the Clash Detective feature in Navisworks.

Group clash results

In the Tools add-ins tab, select Clash Grouper.

Select on which test you want to group clash results.

Select one of the grouping mode.

Grouping modes

You will find below an short description of some grouping mode, the other are pretty self-explaining.

By cluster analysis

Search for the optimum grouping solution given the expected number of groups.

groupByCluster.png

By grid intersection

Group around grid intersection. You need to enable Grid in Navisworks to use it

groupByGrid.png

By Selection A

Group all clash belonging to a single element of the Selection A set (here in blue):

groupBySelectionA.png

By Selection B

Group all clash belonging to a single element of the Selection B set (here in green):

groupBySelectionB.png

References

If you want more information about the ClashDetective, you can check this post.