Here Comes the Next Big Technological Boom: Drones in Construction

Building
January 6, 2017

Increasing numbers of construction companies and civil and environmental engineering consultancies are turning to drones to capture rich aerial data and generate detailed—and financially valuable—3D models of earthwork and building sites. See the projections on how the use of these technologies will increase and how a team using drones, cameras, and laser scanners were able […]

Video Tip: Import and Export models with Fusion 360

Factory
January 5, 2017

Posted on January 5, 2017 by Synergis Manufacturing Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner This video looks at a couple of methods that can be used to Import and Export models with Fusion 360. We often have the need to share a design with another platform and these methods show the steps needed to share a Fusion model or utilize […]

Webcast Recording: Collaboration for Revit

Building
January 4, 2017

Connect project data, communication, and your entire project team with Collaboration for Revit Collaboration for Revit® subscription service works with Revit to connect building project teams with centralized access to BIM project data in the cloud. Today’s need for real-time project communication throughout the design and engineering process is more critical than ever. Socializing coordinated […]

Revit Topographic Cut/Fill Computation

Building
December 22, 2016

Posted on December 22, 2016 by Synergis Product Support Manager, Darin Green Description: Revit give users the ability to create & review cut/fill computation by way of using the Graded Region tool. It’s come to our attention that some users are running into issues where the building pad is cutting in one phase but not the […]

Quick Placement of Pipe Fittings

Factory
December 22, 2016

Posted on December 22, 2016 by Synergis Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster This year I had the opportunity to attend and co-speak at Autodesk University (2016).  Hard to believe it has already come and gone especially when it’s your first time attending this event.  It was a great week and some of us are already […]

1/25 Event: The Future of Making Things is Now. Are you ready?

Factory
December 21, 2016

Join us at Heritage Hills Golf Resort in York on January 25 to learn more about the Future of Making Things. The Future of Making Things (FOMT) is the next manufacturing revolution. Learn how FOMT and the product innovation platform are helping companies be more competitive in today’s marketplace. Products of today and tomorrow are […]

White Paper: Advancing Civil Infrastructure Design Workflows – AutoCAD Civil 3D and InfraWorks 360 Combine for Improved Outcomes

Civil
December 21, 2016

Learn how AutoCAD Civil 3D and InfraWorks 360 together impact civil engineering workflows in this third-party assessment by Informed Infrastructure. Key Findings When combined with AutoCAD Civil 3D, InfraWorks 360 delivered significant time savings in preliminary design and early detailed design processes. Reviewers were able to quickly produce intelligent design models as well as high-quality […]

How are your Revit MEP skills?

Building
December 20, 2016

Are you an engineer that is still creating disconnected information in multiple applications? Are you a specialty contractor looking to understand how to leverage Revit models for MEP? Are you new to BIM and tools such as Revit for MEP? It is proven that implementing BIM can bring tremendous value to a wide range of […]

Article: From Sketching to Scanning: The U.S. Air Force and Aircraft Accident Investigation

Civil
December 9, 2016

See how a team within the U.S. Air Force using laser scanning to improve safety, speed, and accuracy of aircraft accident investigations in this Redshift article.

Revit Families – Basics to parametrically driven families

Building
December 7, 2016

If you missed last week’s Synergis Express Learning Webinar on Revit Families, view the recording here.