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


There’s a new Civil 3D 2020.1+ Update and a new Civil 3D 2019.3+ Update on the street. If you are in the middle of a project, you have other more practical concerns for the moment. You have concerns that a new Update may break something you depend on. It happens more often than we like.
We could call this the Does Mikey Like It? approach to…

  Read more

Let’s face it - Surfaces play a huge role in civil engineering and survey work. When I train people in AutoCAD Civil 3D surfaces I frequently get this question:

“Is there any way for me to see what changes I’ve made to a Civil 3D Surface?”

First things first. Did you visualize the surface with at least 3 different Civil 3D Surface Style Tools?
I make…

  Read more

The end of the august month saw a new release of Autodesk River and Flood Analysis for AutoCAD Civil 3D 2017. Since the southeast was underwater at the time, Autodesk was somewhat quiet about this release for obvious reasons. If there’s a break from hurricanes and tropical depressions coming ashore, we should hear more about the new River and Flood Analysis in the…

  Read more

Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags Civil 3D 2017, Extension, Update, analysis