Posts Tagged ‘geo’

A Practical Guide to GIS in Civil 3D 2014

October 25, 2013

Rick Ellis is at it again!  He has published a new book for using GIS in Civil 3D 2014.

This book teaches you the tools available in AutoCAD Civil 3D 2014 to work with GIS data.  You need to understand how leveraging GIS data can enhance your civil engineering design efforts, while satisfying the ever increasing requests to provide it at the end of design process. 

Each lesson contains concepts, principles and exercises to provide you with the background and foundation of knowledge that you need to effectively apply these features directly to your job tasks. You work through real world exercises to reinforce your understanding of incorporating GIS data into common tasks that other Civil Engineering and Surveying professionals are performing in the workplace every day.

Please check out the web page for this book located here.

Geotechnical Module for Civil 3D 2013

February 5, 2013

Autodesk has released their Geotechnical Module for Civil 3D 2013.

This is only available for Subscription customers.

This module allows you to…

· Import and connect to geotechnical data, both AGS and CSV formats

· Create and manage Boreholes in both plan and model space

· Create and manage sub strata surfaces

· Produce dynamic profiles and project log strips on to them

· Geotechnical hatch and style management

The module will add a tab in the ribbon as shown:

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