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Cyrena Respini-Irwin


Cyrena Respini-Irwin is Cadalyst's editor in chief.


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Simplifying Access to Laser-Scanning Data    17 Nov, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

As the popularity of laser scanning grows, being able to manipulate the data efficiently becomes ever more important. IMAGINiT Technologies' Scan to BIM software speeds workflows by giving Revit users direct access to point clouds.

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Geospatial Technology Competency Model Solidifies Skill Standards   22 Sep, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

With contributions from the academic, government, and corporate sectors, the GeoTech Center crafts a touchstone that benefits an entire industry.

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Revving Up Software Training   26 Aug, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

User Profile: Jan-Willem Zuyderduyn is determined to teach 3D modeling techniques in a way that's challenging, accessible — and fun.

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3D Design Turns Shipping Containers into Lifesavers   19 Aug, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

With the help of the nonprofit C2C and volunteers armed with ArchiCAD, steel boxes are transformed into health-care facilities for resource-strapped communities.

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Many Hands Make Light Work of Product Design   22 Jul, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Redpoint Engineering makes a case for refining outsourcing by moving design tasks from the one-stop shop to a nimble network of specialists.

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GIS Tech News (#99)   21 Jul, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Manage Point Clouds in AutoCAD Map 3D: Use new tools to access, stylize, and filter 3D laser scanning and LiDAR data.

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100 Fabulous Freebies for CAD Users   19 Jul, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin,Nancy Spurling Johnson

Cadalyst Labs Report: Readers and editors share software tools and tips that are worth their weight in gold, but don't cost a penny.

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Bentley Forges GIS Tools to Build 3D Cities   26 May, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

The latest infrastructure-management software enables city officials to model their domains more realistically and completely.

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Building a More Sustainable Print Paradigm   6 May, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

With help from Océ, HGA Architects and Engineers is reconciling its demand for large-format printing with its commitment to environmental stewardship.

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GIS Gets Civil — Civil 3D, That Is   28 Apr, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Easy import of AutoCAD Civil 3D data into a geographic information system (GIS) using FME from Safe Software is the key to cleaner, richer data for the Township of Langley.

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