digital design

July 30, 2018
Making the Move to BIM is the Right Decision (Just Like CAD was 30 Years Ago) premium
Download the eBook here! If you’re one of the millions of people who’ve been lucky enough to hear Lynn Allen present, you’ll know her as the queen of AutoCAD tips and tricks and all-round Autodesk technical evangelist, but she also knows quite a bit about the latest disruptive technology – BIM. Lynn has seen it […]
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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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Autodesk Tech Writer
Video: The Pitfalls of a Non-Digital Design Workflow premium
Whether you’re a civil engineer, CAD manager, or anyone working on a digital design project, one thing is certain – you’re never the sole collaborator in the process. Contractors, AEC firms, field personnel, even facilities managers, have their hands in the mix too. And that creates a problem for version control and the potential for […]
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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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Autodesk Tech Writer
December 14, 2016
Autodesk Software Licensing Changes – What Government Customers Need to Know premium
If you’re a government user of Autodesk software, hold on to your hats. Autodesk is about to make some significant changes to the way its software can be procured. What’s Changing? Effective January 31, 2017, Autodesk will no longer sell perpetual licenses for most of its products, including AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Inventor, Revit, and more. […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
October 25, 2016
Get More out of Autodesk InfraWorks 360 with Component Roads and Superelevation premium
A few weeks ago Autodesk announced updates to its popular InfraWorks 360 preliminary engineering design software. Among these was the addition of several new powerful component road and transition workflows features that allow you to model more detailed and accurate roads. The new functionality includes: • User definable transitions of various elements, enabling you to […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
September 9, 2016
Is Autodesk InfraWorks 360 a Replacement for Civil 3D? premium
If you’re a member of the civil engineering community, you may be wondering what Autodesk InfraWorks 360 is. For example, how does it differ from AutoCAD Civil 3D and when would you use one over the other, or even together? On the surface, InfraWorks 360 looks like a conceptual design tool that lets you visualize […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
September 8, 2016
The Benefits of Laser Scanning for Architecture premium
Laser scanning-based reality capture is fundamentally changing the world of architecture and construction.  This technology and the complimentary workflow provides tangible, real-world benefits by lowering the cost of documenting as-is conditions and reducing the overall project lifecycle. Building and facility owners realize cost reducing and measurable benefits, including reduced man-hours, and improved accuracy. Lower costs […]
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August 31, 2016
Top 10 AutoCAD Hacks from Autodesk University premium
It’s hard to believe it, but AutoCAD is now 34 years old! Which is why you’ll find hundreds of AutoCAD courses at the upcoming Autodesk University (AU) live and online (dating as far back as 2011). Autodesk prides itself on continuously upgrading and enhancing AutoCAD so that it puts users at the forefront of design, […]
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Autodesk Tech Writer
August 10, 2016
How to Achieve “Green” Infrastructure Goals with Analysis and Simulation premium
Just as our access to life-supporting resources is declining, our consumption of life supporting resources is on the rise. It’s a troubling dichotomy that is leading to increased policy making and regulation that puts pressure on federal, state, and local agencies to take action. The GSA, for example, requires that fossil fuel energy consumption be […]
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