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Year in Infrastructure 2017: Bentley Systems Seeks to Ditch Dark Data with New Take on iModels Article
Year in Infrastructure 2017: Bentley Systems Seeks to Ditch Dark Data with New Take on iModels   14 Oct, 2017

By moving beyond information containers to timelines, the company hopes to give infrastructure professionals a better handle on the constant in AEC projects: change. More>>

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Good-Bye, Inevitable Crashing; Hello, Rock Solid   12 Oct, 2017

A proper CAD workstation provides much-needed support for SOLIDWORKS modeling — and even more so, for photorealistic rendering.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Dock Palettes for Speedy Access Video
Dock AutoCAD Palettes for Speedy Access   9 Oct, 2017

Join Lynn Allen as she addresses the number-one question she gets about her videos. She’ll also show you how docking palettes for easy access can save you lots of time! More>>

Dassault Systèmes Promotes End-to-End Model-Based Design with SOLIDWORKS 2018 Article
Dassault Systèmes Promotes End-to-End Model-Based Design with SOLIDWORKS 2018    30 Sep, 2017

Latest version of the 3D design and engineering software portfolio keeps the focus on the complete design-to-manufacturing process, and pursues a future of further integration and automation in design.More>>

Master the Details to Manage CAD Project Deadlines Smoothly Article
Master the Details to Manage CAD Project Deadlines Smoothly   27 Sep, 2017

CAD Manager Column: To minimize delays and unpleasant surprises, ask lots of questions — and plan backward.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: Snap to Hatch Patterns and Extension Lines Video
Snap to AutoCAD Hatch Patterns and Extension Lines   25 Sep, 2017

If you’ve ever grabbed the endpoint of an extension line rather than the intended object, or wished you could grab the individual objects in a crosshatch pattern, then this tip is for you! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to manage the object snap behavior as it relates to hatch patterns and...More>>

United Utilities Tackles Water Projects with Collaborative BIM Strategy Article
United Utilities Tackles Water Projects with Collaborative BIM Strategy    13 Sep, 2017

A new building information modeling (BIM) approach, facilitated by Bentley Systems ProjectWise, is expected to save a UK utility more than GBP 40 million on capital delivery projects. More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips: The Undo Command Master Class Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: The Undo Command Master Class   11 Sep, 2017

So you think you know all there is to know about Undo? Not so fast! Join Lynn Allen as she shows you how to have ultimate control over the Undo behavior in AutoCAD, so you can customize it for maximum productivity.More>>

Master the Undo Command Video
AutoCAD Video Tips: Master the Undo Command   28 Aug, 2017

So you think you can Undo? There’s so much more to it than just using the simple U command. Join Lynn Allen as she shows you a few of the many options in AutoCAD’s Undo command — and puts you on the road to instant productivity!More>>

Structured-Light Technology Expands 3D Scanning Options for AEC Applications Article
Structured-Light Technology Expands 3D Scanning Options for AEC Applications   19 Aug, 2017

For users with less-stringent accuracy requirements, Matterport looks beyond lasers, capturing spaces with infrared instead.More>>


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