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Moving from AutoCAD to Revit, It’s All About the Setup

Updated on January 27, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,, , No Comments

If you’re a company or team that still uses AutoCAD for the majority of your design work, then the sermon of how much “better” Revit is than AutoCAD is a tired one. While many building design firms have decided to transition from AutoCAD to Revit, there are still many who use both…

How to Win More Civil Projects with InfraWorks 360, from CADLearning’s Heidi Boutwell

Updated on January 18, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,, , No Comments

Successfully winning a civil project can be influenced by your client relationship, team’s industry experience, and project budget. However, in some cases, you can tip the scales in your favor by providing the client with something they have yet to see: what their project will actually look like in a…

3 Benefits of Using Drones for Construction Projects

Updated on January 17, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,,, , No Comments

Drones provide many benefits for the AEC industry. One area that has seen much commercial success with drones is construction. Construction projects have historically been complex, time-consuming, and resource-intensive. That’s why many builders and teams are looking to drones to address some of these industry challenges. Here are 3 key benefits to…

Announcing the New BIM Workshops, hosted by U.S. CAD

Updated on January 5, 2017, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,,, , No Comments

U.S. CAD is pleased to announce a new format for our popular conference series, the BIM Workshops. We’ve gathered a lot of feedback during the last few years about how we can improve the events. That’s why we’ve decided to make a big change to the BIM Workshops in 2017. Starting…

Our 2016 Year-End Highlights

Updated on December 19, 2016, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,,,, , No Comments

This past year has been momentous for U.S. CAD in many ways. From new additions to our team to an expanded service offerings to the completion of a multi-city conference series, 2016 was a year to remember. So, we thought it would be fun to take a look back at…

Ron Couillard joins U.S. CAD’s Civil Infrastructure Solutions Team

Updated on October 24, 2016, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: , , No Comments

AEC technology consulting firm deepens its civil engineering and design expertise with addition of new Solutions Consultant U.S. CAD, an AEC technology consultant and Autodesk Platinum Partner, announces the addition of Ron Couillard to its Professional Services team in the role of Solutions Consultant. “Design and engineering technology is changing…

Limited-time $400 AU discount, courtesy of KaDe King

Updated on October 18, 2016, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,, , No Comments

Thinking of attending Autodesk Unviersity 2016 (AU)? Let us help you get one step closer with a special $400 discount off of the $2,175 registration price! This limited-time offer comes courtesy of Kade King, one of U.S. CAD’s Technical Specialist, who is a frequent AU speaker and will be leading…

Making Drones and Aerial Mapping Work for Construction

Updated on October 13, 2016, Author: , Category: Blog, Tags: ,,,,,,, , No Comments

You’ve heard it, seen it, and probably have even flown one: drones are all the buzz now in the building and construction industries. First introduced as military combat machines, drones have since been adapted to a wide range of uses in a variety of activities—and for the construction industry specifically,…