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BIM in Civil Engineering

Putting BIM processes in place on civil infrastructure projects helps modernize outdated work methods, and provides a competitive advantage. However, the implementation, staffing, mindset, and adoption are key and require an effective strategy to be successful. This strategy helps you: Navigate shifts in industry structure and the competitive landscape successfully Outperform rivals through more adept project coordination and schedule flexibility

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What’s New in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016?

AutoCAD® Civil 3D® software is a civil engineering design and documentation solution that supports Building Information Modeling (BIM) workflows. Using AutoCAD Civil 3D, infrastructure professionals can better understand project performance, maintain more consistent data and processes, and respond faster to change. With a focus on optimizing transportation design workflows, AutoCAD Civil 3D 2016 offers improved usability and greater efficiency with

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AutoCAD Civil 3D Video Tip: GIS Data to Civil 3D Pipe Model

Posted on July 15, 2014 by Jesse Evans, Synergis Solutions Engineer: In this short video I review the process of creating GIS (Mapping) data, attaching it to AutoCAD objects, and bringing that data into Civil 3D as a “BIM” or 3D Model. In the real world, your company will most likely download the GIS information from an online source, but

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Rogue Pipes Catalog Path: AutoCAD Civil 3D

Posted on February 18, 2014 by Kevin Spear, Synergis Civil Solutions Engineer: How many times are you called over for pipe network “issues” only to find out that the catalog path has somehow been changed from the network share to the local cache? ** Wrong catalog path ** We could open this dialog, browse for the right location, select it,

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