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In the last couple of posts we chatted about employing AutoCAD Civil 3D COGO Point Features as quality assurance and quality control devices. In the last post we talked about the basic setups of Features, Style, and Sets required to make Tracking By Point work.

How About Some Practical Production Tips

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I often get variations of questions surrounding Best Fit Alignments and Best Fit Profiles. Both are really useful AutoCAD Civil 3D commands particularly when you have gathered Survey data and must supply something that delivers and documents the real world. One of my favorite questions:

How am I supposed to create a Best Fit Profile?
The command…

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags  alignment, profile, best fit, Profile View, survey, survey figure, figure

Frankly, I was More than a bit surprised Autodesk decided to go with the “2013” moniker for the release. Were you? If Autodesk is not going to be superstitious, we shouldn’t be either. 
Should we be afraid? Not at all.

Loads of AutoCAD Civil 3D 2013

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags  performance, 2013, Civil 3D, profile, alignment

Last week I posted about Best Fit Alignments and Profiles in Civil 3D. Autodesk Labs also upped the game at least for "vertical alignment optimization".

Autodesk Labs released a cloud based application for 64-bit AutoCAD Civil 3D 2012 called

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Posted by Tench Tilghman

Tags  alignment, profile, best fit, autodesk labs