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Bridging the gap between reality capture technology and digital design and construction, PointFuse converts point cloud data from laser scanners or photogrammetry into intelligent useable 3D mesh models.Learn more
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Efficient, Accurate, and Trackable Fabrication Solutions
TUESDAY, January 26 @ 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM PST
Learn how to get your fabrication shop into its most productive form! Discover how to increase efficiency, decrease waste, accurately predict labor, and develop schedules. Dive even deeper with automatic time sheets, track the progress and location of any spool, and digital sheets that won't get lost, torn, or stained. With the digital solution of FabPro by MSUITE, shop personnel can also measure, view in 3D, tag, annotate, and more without needing to send drawings back to the BIM team for more information – saving time, reducing waste, and creating a better end product.
• Create predictive analytics for your shop
• How to track Spools and enhance your process
• Optimize Production through reduced waste and enhanced communication
The Impact and Adoption of Cloud File Systems Resulting from COVID-19 Roundtable
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27 @ 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM PST
Throughout 2020, the global climate created massive obstacles for the AEC industry requiring a shift in thought in regards to strategy and the use of technology. As part of our survey jointly launched with Panzura, our strategic partner, we set out to ask over 100 AEC professionals across many disciplines, geographic locations, and organization sizes how they viewed their use of cloud file systems during the pandemic as well as into the future.
Join our experts on Wednesday, January 27th at 11 a.m. PST to discuss our findings and talk about how cloud file solutions are currently in use as well as how their future may be shaped by COVID-19. Don't miss out on valuable industry insight provided by your peers.
How to Get the Most Out of the Autodesk AEC Collection
Thursday, January 28 @ 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM PST
Autodesk AEC Collections are purchased when two or more software solutions are needed. The AEC Collection has over 20 solutions that come included, leading to an overwhelming amount of options when deciding which software you should include in your workflow.
During the presentation, we will look at FormIt, Revit, Manage, BIM 360, AutoCAD, and InfraWorks; how they interact with each other, what type of data is generated in each solution, and, most importantly, how they can help you maximize your output. We will also touch on a few additional support pieces that come with the AEC Collection to help you get the most value out of your subscription.
· What’s included in the AEC Collection
• Which software will be most valuable to your workflow
• What phases and disciplines benefit from each software
• The ability to discuss a complete workflow within the Autodesk Suite from design to construction
About the presenter
Andrell Laniewicz is a Senior Technical Specialist for US CAD. With her M.Arch degree in hand, Andrell worked from GCs as a VDC Engineer for over 5 years, a BIM instructor at a university for 4 years, and for an MEP Contractor for 2 more years where she went become a Tier 3 Support Specialist that worked directly with Autodesk to resolve issues, develop workflows, and implement various strategies for improved project delivery. Andrell is a Revit Certified Professional, Authorized Trainer, and has her Certificate of Management in BIM from the AGC of America. She focuses on Autodesk BIM 360, Revit, FormIt, Navisworks, as well as MSUITE, to help clients get the most out of technology.
Project Explorer is now a part of Civil 3D! What does that mean for you?
TUESDAY, February 2 @ 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM PST
In this session we will look at the Project Explorer as it relates to Civil 3D model data. The Project Explorer is included in the AEC Collection and is available for Civil 3D 2020 and 2021. The Project explorer allows the user to view and analyze Civil 3D model data such as alignments, corridors, and pipe networks in a single location and where changes can be applied if needed. The customizable interface provides both a graphical view as well as a grid view of the data. It also allows the user to generate custom reports and tables using a variety of formats where report and tables styles can be saved and used for future use.
· What is the Project Explorer and how to use it.
· Customize the user interface.
· Review and edit the model data.
· Generate reports and tables.
· Save report and table styles for later use.
About the presenter
Doug Benoit brings over 25 years of civil engineering experience to the technical team at U.S. CAD. His previous experience includes 13 years gathering real-world experience as a design/project engineer at a consulting firm in St. Paul, Minn. Mr. Benoit’s current responsibilities include training, mentoring, content creation, writing technical guides and technical support.
3D Laser Scanning for Civil Design & Survey
TUESDAY, March 2 @ 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM PST
An in-depth workflow for using lidar (laser scanning) for civil engineering and land surveying will be presented. The tools will include Leica Geosystems Cyclone 3DR and CloudWorx software.
• The fastest path to generate deliverables
• CloudWorx Civil workflow
• Cyclone 3DR workflow
Due to ongoing restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic,there are no live, in-person events are scheduled at this time.
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