[Event] October 20: Synergis Manufacturing Trends Symposium

Factory
September 25, 2015

In working with engineering clients for over 28 years, we’ve discovered most companies aren’t leveraging their intellectual property as effectively as they could be. Many clients are unable to extend the value of their intellectual property beyond engineering because access is limited, controls are lacking and integration into other business systems is difficult.  Many redesign something […]

When to Use Laser Scanning in Building Construction

Building
September 22, 2015

Laser scanning, also called high definition surveying (HDS), is a method of high-accuracy mapping or reality capture that uses laser beams to quickly capture complete detail of the entire building construction project—much like a camera taking a 360-degree photo, but with an accurate position for every pixel. This detailed 3D representation of the building project is often called a […]

Adding Virtual Parts from an Excel File Using iLogic

Manufacturing
September 21, 2015

Posted on September 21, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant, Dave Breiner and Manufacturing Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster Mark Lancaster mentioned that a few customers were asking if there was an easy way to add virtual parts to an assembly. We said of course! Many companies have any number of items that are typically added […]

[Event] Accuracy and Safety: Why you need to look at High Definition Scanning

Building
September 17, 2015

Get accurate data and keep your teams safe from accidents and exposure You need to be sure the data you are using to design or reconfigure your factory, renovate or retrofit a structure,  update infrastructure or determine volumes for refining and processing is as accurate as possible.  How do you do this and still keep […]

The latest release of InfraWorks 360 is now available

Building
September 17, 2015

Are you a current user of InfraWorks 360? Autodesk recently released software enhancements and new features. Key improvements include: Traffic Simulation is now available as a commercial feature and includes analysis capabilities Traffic analysis on roundabouts Internal traffic zones Interactive traffic analysis Improvements to roundabout design Improvements to intersection design Read the full article now. […]

Styles Conflict – Inventor Drawings

Manufacturing
September 15, 2015

Posted on September 15, 2015 by Synergis Manufacturing Product Support Specialist, Mark Lancaster Have you ever seen this message when you start an Inventor drawing? Does this message only appear for certain users? Well today I want to share why this is occurring and how to resolve it. When Inventor is first installed, standard drawing […]

Cursor loses focus after installing Autodesk 2016 Products

Building
September 15, 2015

Posted on September 15, 2015 by Darin Green, Product Support Manager Autodesk Solutions  Applies to: All 2016 products Issue: After installing any 2016 Autodesk products, users may experience a loss in focus (pausing) within dialog boxes, typing, and other tasks. These symptoms may affect all applications not just within the Autodesk products such as web […]

Upcoming meeting: Lehigh Valley BIM Professionals Group

Building
September 14, 2015

Questions about laser scanning? Want to know how your colleagues are leveraging the latest technologies? Join us for the upcoming Lehigh Valley BIM Professionals Group. For a discussion on: How laser scanning works The benefits and challenges of laser scanning Real world examples Register today. Date: Friday, September 18, 2015 Time: 12:00 pm to 2:00 […]

Adding a Picture Folder to an iLogic Form

Manufacturing
September 14, 2015

Posted on September 14, 2015 by Synergis Applications Consultant Dave Breiner In my last article I showed you how to add pictures to your iLogic Forms. Now I would like to expand on that by showing how to add multiple pictures using the Picture Folder and a simple rule so you can change the picture […]

Save time and increase your productivity with AutoCAD 2016

Building
September 10, 2015

Are you using an older version of AutoCAD? Hesitant to upgrade to the 2016 version? Is the idea of learning new features a little frightening? See the amount of time you could be saving by using AutoCAD 2016.   Read the full study here.