Grading Optimization Videos

Autodesk staff and other experts produce a wide range of video content for Grading Optimization (GO).
Some is product sales demo, but a lot of the staff and other expert's recordings, video lists, and channels include useful application training and helpful tips and tricks for core AutoCAD and Autodesk Infrastructure products.
Content that is significant video training is listed here.

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 Workflow for Grading Optimization

Workflow for Grading Optimization



Autodesk's Charlie Ogden, Valentin Koch, and John Sayre host a webinar on The Grading Optimization Workflow.
From the Autodesk Infrastructure Videos


This is the first of a series of 6 webinars by the Autodesk GO Team on the Grading Optimization toolset available to AEC Collection subscribers.
The presentation focuses of GO Basics and supplies some useful how tos, tips, and tricks for how to get started with GO.
The chat Q&A transcript is even available on YouTube.


 Civil 3D and Grading Optimization 2022.1

Grading Optimization in Civil 3D 2022.1



USCAD's Ron Couillard discusses and demos Grading Optimization in Civil 3D 2022.1 basics, mechanics, and answers questions.
See the USCAD YouTube Channel.


Ron employs the now famous GO dataset from AU 2021 to walkthrough the fundamentals of GO.


 Practical Grading Optimization 2022.1

GO 2022.1 and Civil 3D Corridor Updates



Seth Cohen of Digital Drafting Systems Inc delivers a two-part two-part presentation on Grading Optimization 2022.1 and Civil 3D 2022.1 Corridor Modeling Updates.
From the Digital Drafting Systems Inc YouTube Channel.


The good part of this webinar video is dedicated to the mechanics of Grading Optimization (GO).
Seth covers a lot of practical How Tos and very useful Tips and Tricks for GO based on a real world site design project.
One of the more useful walk-throughs of GO delivered to date.
The notorious Hatching trick for GO's AutoCAD primitive sources does work.
The second part of Seth's presentation covers in detail the new and more powerful Civil 3D 2022.1 Update Corridor Targeting tools.