Civil 3D Survey Video Training
Useful Basic Civil Training from Civil 3D Survey Experts and Consultants
Civil 3D experts and consultants produce a wide range of survey specific video content. This pages features videos about survey tasks in Civil 3D.
These may range from the very basic to advanced topics. Get your Survey Db running even if you only do design.
Please visit included links to the original postings. Those may contain details not included here for the sake of brevity.
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Quick Civil 3D Survey Basics
A reasonable review of Civil 3D Survey basics at super speed. James glosses over the level of detail you really need get the most out of Survey in Civil 3D in production. However, the point is that employing Survey Dbs in your production workflows is a big deal and not all that difficult.
Obviously, the Framework for Civil 3D contains some of the most sophisticated and well-integrated Civil 3D Survey solutions available.
You might want to check out our Civil 3D at Jump Speed page for all the nuances and power tools. Videos are included.
Custom Coordinate Zone
Chris Fugitt, author of the Civil 3D Reminders blog, details the method to create a custom coordinate system based on a known UGS point in Civil 3D.
From the Chris' YouTube Channel.
Here's the Civil 3D Reminders blog link
Remember that if you work with others, they will also need a copy of your localized coordinate system file.
This is a good walkthrough of the mechanics all the way from ReCap Pro export through the surface volume details in Civil 3D.