Point Cloud to Recap to Civil 3D Workflow

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, autodesk, Point, point cloud, RCS, ReCap, Surface, Civil 3D, Civil, Cloud, RCP Leave a comment

Prior to Civil 3D 2018, this was the process of importing a point cloud and creating a surface in Civil 3D:  Creating a Surface from a Point Cloud in Civil 3D

What's New in Infraworks 2018.2?

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, autodesk, Point, Features, InfraWorks, Update Leave a comment

Last week, Autodesk released the Infraworks 2018.2 update.  There are some exciting new features with this update.  Here is a list of the most popular features:

AutoCAD: Drawing line form point with a Z-value of 000

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, AKN_Include, Point, Points, Civil 3D, Construction, System Leave a comment

Have you ever drawn a line from a point node and become frustrated because the Z value of the line absorbs the elevation value of the point?  Next thing you find that you have a drawing with a bunch…

Inventor Sketch Little Green Dot

Dennis Howell

All, Manufacturing, Point, Inventor Leave a comment

Assuredly and quite by accident, you have turned-off the little green dot that shows snapping in your Inventor sketch environment.  But now, how to get it back on?  The first thing to check is…

Point Label Style with Station and Offset

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, Label Style, Point, Point Label Style, Civil 3D, Offset, Station, Station and Offset, Style Leave a comment

Last week the Civil Immersion blog site released a video that explains how to extract a point list that notates a point with station and offset in respect to an alignment in your drawing.  I highly…

Survey Database Point Groups

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, Point, Point Groups, Points, Survey, Survey Database, Construction, Civil 3D Survey, database Leave a comment

AutoCAD Tip: Ortho on the fly

Jason Porter

Architecture and Engineering, All, Point, Tag, Construction Leave a comment

Ever been drawing freely and you suddenly need to draw a line orthogonally, but you don't want to click on the ORTHO button in the tray and you don't want to bother with hitting the F8 button on the…

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