Jump On Civil 3D Blog

A blog about Civil 3D method and practice, Civil 3D Templates, Civil 3D Styles, Civil 3D Management, and Civil 3D Customization

 

The Production Solution products for AutoCAD Civil 3D cover all the details. This support is provided in-depth and in simple to visualize content as well as in multiple resource files. We provide our customers with more choices that work together in an integrated and easy to understand way. See what's new in Release 6 here.  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags linetype, video, ncs 4.0, ncs 5.0, InstantOn

Our next release of our Production Solution products is about to go live. We've released a new version of our Open Civil Keys. These include important NCS 5.0+ updates and the NCS Phase and Status Keys with descriptions. The Open Civil Standard Keys are supplied in pdf format. InstantOn and Jump Kit customers get them in spreadsheet form and may…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Layer Standards, NCS, ncs 5.0, Layer Manager, layer color, layer state, layers

A new update to our Production Solution products for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2015 and Civil 3D 2014 is on the street. No one can resist a sweet Valentine’s treat even if you get it late, can they?

More Symbol Set Continuous Improvement 

We include lots of changes to our Symbol Set products…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags NCS, Symbol Set, block, 2014, 2015, Civil 3D 2014, Civil 3D 2015, Update

That is not a pirate movie title. There is a search for buried treasure involved. The search for better standards is never ending. It’s inherently a quest for agreed on meaning. We should say interpreted meaning. Standards are in…

The Eye of the Beholder

The Standards quest is about looking for improved and common ways to work together without the need to change things for the…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags color, layer color, Layer Standards, NCS, CAD Standards

The Civil 3D Managed Dynamic Model means that if you plan ahead carefully you can set a lot of the Data Reference connections up in advance using simple "place holder" Features and then replace the connections later with more detailed or "complete" ones later.

It Pays To Be Prepared

In other words, you can use simple Feature stuff to do the Dynamic Model building up front and then…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags project, Project Management, uds, NCS, alignment, collector