Grace Bergen

Autodesk Tech Writer
July 17, 2018
Make the Move to BIM with Tips and Tricks from Lynn Allen premium
Building information modeling (BIM) is poised for greater adoption by federal, state, and local government agencies. In Wisconsin, for example, publicly-funded projects over $5 million are required to incorporate BIM and 3D software from initial planning concepts to bidding documents and project closeout. Many DoTs, including MassDOT, FDOT, and CALTRANS are also embracing BIM for […]
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July 9, 2018
What’s the Difference Between 3D Laser Scanning and Photogrammetry? premium
It’s hard to imagine a world without digital. But as you look around you, much of the physical world was designed and constructed using traditional 2D blueprints and is yet to be captured in a digital format. This creates a challenge for AEC professionals to incorporate these as-built designs into re-build or renovation projects. Traditional […]
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June 25, 2018
Government Contractor Equips Soldiers with Virtual Reality Training Systems premium
Rich3D, GovDesignHub explain how they delivered complex helicopter and military vehicle 3D virtual training via a ubiquitous tool – an Adobe Acrobat document. The U.S. Marine Corps and the U.S. Navy need highly interactive 3D tools to deliver complex animated virtual training and simulation environments for helicopter pilots, crane operators and other professionals. And government […]
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June 11, 2018
Town of Blacksburg Closes Knowledge Gaps, Increases Productivity with Civil 3D Virtual Training premium
For government organizations and municipalities, ensuring everyone is on the same page in terms of core competencies is an essential prerequisite to the success of any digital design or engineering project. With the pressure to do more with less, knowledge gaps can stymie team productivity, lower your return on investment in software tools, and make […]
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City of New York Champions Design and Construction Excellence with the Power of BIM premium
New York City Department of Design and Construction (NYC DDC) handles some of the most exciting and dynamic architectural and infrastructure challenges in the world. As the City’s primary capital construction project manager, the NYC DDC designs, renovates, and builds the public facilities (such as firehouses, libraries, police precincts, etc.) and street infrastructure on which […]
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May 15, 2018
Digital Design Month: Is This the Strategy We Need for Rebuilding American Manufacturing? premium
Bolstering the U.S. manufacturing sector is a message that has played into election campaign promises and White House administration policy for decades. The reality is a different story. As The Century Foundation, a nonpartisan think tanks, points out in its article – A Strategy for Rebuilding the Manufacturing Sector in the United States – investments […]
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Revit 2019 is Here. It Has Everything You Asked For. premium
Aside from developing one of the sought after building information modeling (BIM) software in the industry today, you’ve got to hand it to the Revit product managers over at Autodesk—they listen. Revit 2019 is here and the flagship BIM program delivers on many of the suggestions and feedback that Autodesk solicits on its Revit Ideas […]
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Top 10 Tips for Revit Beginners: A Prescription for Information Modeling Success premium
If you’re fairly new to Autodesk Revit and looking for ways to quickly get up to speed, Autodesk put together a great webinar that offers tips and tricks to get the most out of your user experience. Topics included: • How does it differ from AutoCAD? • What do I need to know to get […]
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A Civil Engineering Love Match: How InfraWorks and Civil 3D Come Together premium
If you currently use Autodesk’s flagship civil engineering design software, AutoCAD Civil 3D, you may have heard about its close cousin, InfraWorks. InfraWorks is an infrastructure design software that supports BIM processes and helps designers and engineers work in infrastructure projects in a real-world context using cloud capabilities. InfraWorks originally started life as Autodesk Infrastructure […]
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10 Things Your Facilities Management Team Can Do to Rock in the Field premium
The use of building information modeling (BIM) data by building owners and facilities managers is on the rise, a survey by DLT partner, IMAGINiT Technologies reveals. Compared to 2016, the percentage of owners integrating BIM data into facilities management (FM) systems has increased by almost 9%. Yet challenges remain. Many organizations aren’t prepared or equipped […]
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