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Andrew G. Roe


Cadalyst contributing editor Andrew G. Roe is a registered civil engineer and president of AGR Associates. He is author of Using Visual Basic with AutoCAD, published by Autodesk Press. He can be reached at agroe@agrassociates.com


GIS & BIM: Capabilities Expand and Merge Article
GIS & BIM: Capabilities Expand and Merge, Part 1   15 Sep, 2021
By: Andrew G. Roe

These once distinct fields find common ground with more integration and collaboration among AEC professionals.

Data Collection Steps Up for AEC Article
Data Collection Steps Up for AEC   7 Sep, 2021
By: Andrew G. Roe

New tools expand capabilities of surveying and civil engineering to bring important data into all design aspects.

CAD Programming Article
CAD Programming: Intro for 2021    24 Aug, 2021
By: Andrew G. Roe

Options evolve for automation and customization in AutoCAD and MicroStation to help beginners and power users alike.

BIM & Digital Twins Article
BIM & Digital Twins    5 Aug, 2021
By: Andrew G. Roe

A new way of doing business — or a fad? Cadalyst finds out how some architects, designers, and contractors are taking advantage of this technology.

Build a Plugin Command for AutoCAD Architecture Article
Build a Plugin Command for AutoCAD Architecture    9 Dec, 2015
By: Andrew G. Roe

Use Visual Studio.NET to customize vertical applications.

Dealing with Errors in AutoCAD Programs Article
Dealing with Errors in AutoCAD Programs   28 Oct, 2015
By: Andrew G. Roe

Errors are bound to happen, but it’s simple to incorporate error handling in your VB.NET and VBA code.

VBA Lives On with AutoCAD 2016 Article
VBA Lives On with AutoCAD 2016   5 Aug, 2015
By: Andrew G. Roe

It’s still possible to customize AutoCAD vertical products with Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).

Program AutoCAD-Based Products Using AutoLISP Article
Program AutoCAD-Based Products Using AutoLISP    18 Mar, 2015
By: Andrew G. Roe

Customize AutoCAD Electrical and other software products that lack a .NET API.

Article
Visualization Tools Help Win Acceptance for Public Works Projects   10 Dec, 2014
By: Andrew G. Roe

RDV Systems makes 3D models more accessible to the Connecticut citizens who will be affected by park and greenway developments.

Article
Program AutoCAD-Based Products Without an Object Model    10 Dec, 2014
By: Andrew G. Roe

Use AutoLISP to accomplish unique tasks in Raster Design.