Our 2016 Year-End Highlights
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 some of the highlights!
Are you constantly seeing entries from past projects in the Autocomplete sections of Bluebeam Revu? I use Bluebeam for everything, including my taxes, so when I’m teaching classes I prefer not to see my utilities fill into those areas.
Early Bird registration is now open for the 2016 Orange County BIM Workshops, a training conference hosted by U.S. CAD, a BIM consultant and Autodesk Platinum Partner.
Read on for some tools and workflow tips that can improve your day-to-day processes.
Newport Beach, California, January 6, 2016 – The BIM Workshops, a regional technology training conference, announces its 2016 lineup of locations and dates. By popular demand, the Workshops is expanding its multi-city footprint to include Las Vegas, NV.
Question: How do object enablers work in Navisworks?
Expert Solution from Heidi Boutwell, CADLearning’s Infrastructure Content Manager: Autodesk uses object enablers in all of its platforms, including Navisworks. Object enablers ensure that model objects are displayed properly.
Greetings from the Infrastructure Universe! I have some really cool videos and tips for AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and more this month. There are also some recent updates from Autodesk. Read on for all of this month’s news.
Learn how you can tip the scales in your favor to win more civil projects by providing the client with something they have yet to see: what their project will actually look like in a real-world view.
Many architectural designers face the issue of bridging the gaps between preliminary design, design development and construction documentation in Revit. Users needed a tool to seamlessly move their designs in and out of Revit throughout their design process. With FormIt, you can start producing your 3D model designs on your tablet before your morning commute, pick up where you started on your office desktop and switch back to your tablet during your lunch-time meeting with a potential client.
Attention Steel Fabricators, Erectors and Estimators. Are you currently using 20 colored highlighters, scratch paper, a calculator, a Planimeter, cheater glasses, and Ibuprofen to complete your takeoffs/estimates? You’re in luck, I started my career as a Steel Detailer, so I understand the drawings you’re looking through. I also worked as a BIM Manager transitioning 70 team members in seven locations into 3D workflows. Now I teach and I can assure you, there is a better way to do estimates and material takeoffs with Bluebeam Revu.
Question: I just want to view a Revit model. How can I do this?
Expert Solution: Download the Revit trial version and use the Revit Viewer.
If you haven’t heard by now, Bluebeam Revu 2018 was released in April with a brand-new user interface. Discover the 8 new features you need to know in this highly anticipated release:
Newport Beach, California, October 28, 2015 – The Phoenix BIM Workshop, a one-day user and technology conference, concluded on October 15th with overwhelmingly positive reactions from the first-time attendees.
When creating building models within Revit, there are times when you only need show structural walls within floor plan views. Philip Charlson shares his process for controlling layers within walls in Revit. Read more:
Make the most of Bluebeam Revu tools like hyperlink, Snapshot, and Estimation. Here’s how to do it, with five video tutorials, courtesy of our friends at Bluebeam. How many of these have you used?
We’ve partnred with 3D Robotics (3DR), North America’s largest enterprise drone company, to provide building and design teams with access to Site Scan, an enterprise package designed for surveying, scanning, and inspections.