Out here in Civil 3D Land, we all recognize what I like to call Operations Engineering is the mainstay and/or core business for a great deal of survey and civil engineering work. Many commercial civil engineering firms are the public works departments for small towns and lots of pseudo/quasi departments and/or public agencies.
Infrastructure engineering,…Read more
Autodesk officially released Autodesk Civil 3D 2021 and the many related Autodesk Civil interoperability and Civil product development tools. All the Civil 3D 2021 help files and resources are live.
Autodesk Subscription customers should be able to download the product from the Autodesk Subscription Center.
Autodesk Civil 3D Free trials and install…Read more
What you want to snuggle up with for a cold, mid-January winter weekend is the new release of Infraworks. Autodesk calls it/him/her - Infraworks 2020 Update 2. Autodesk’s Update language as applied to Infraworks remains a head scratcher.
What marketing and sales do with the arcane Autodesk licensing and subscription mechanics often seem to befuddle everyone. Folks, you got…Read more
This the week of Autodesk University 2019 in Las Vegas, NV. A whole bunch of folks from Civil 3D Land will be there including many friends and clients of mine. Say hello if you meet them. We can expect that Autodesk University is jam-packed and crammed with speeches, seminars, learning sessions, and more big news about all things…Read more
Autodesk is making a serious push to get the folks in Civil 3D Land to employ Autodesk’s cloud-based BIM 360 solutions. You might tend to want to pursue an ostrich strategy for BIM 360. That might not be a good idea. In some project-based contexts BIM 360 makes sense where you have aware partners who want to play the collaboration game more deeply. BIM 360 can make the management…Read more