Updates to Surfaces in Civil 3D 2014 and Above

An overview of Surface builds and analytic functionality
Reviews Production Solution Surface construction and evaluation method and practice and/or workflows.

Topics Covered:

Faster Surface Boundary Creation

  • Segment Length and Segment Angle Build Properties
  • Quick Tests | Clean the Results
  • Extract Surface Components


Produce Cleaner Surface Models

  • Surfaces without Piggy Point Groups
  • Surfaces without Figure Points
  • Reference Surfaces from Exports


Better Survey and Design Surface QA

  • Methods to QA compare surfaces
  • Differential Surfaces
  • Surface Analytics


Better Surface Build and Display Performance