Create Compelling Visual Communication in Infrastructure Projects

Civil
January 15, 2013

Autodesk has created an interactive set of tools to help you design your infrastructure and civil projects by incorporating every part of the design process so that you are communicating accurate, realistic presentations to project stakeholders that may have little or no experience with engineering drawings. Of course, this is only one reason the Infrastructure Design Suite will help you […]

Attention AutoCAD Revit Suite Customers – Free Upgrade Coming January 7

Building
January 4, 2013

If you currently own AutoCAD Revit Architecture Suite, AutoCAD Revit MEP Suite or AutoCAD Revit Structure Suite and are current on your Autodesk Subscription, Autodesk will be upgrading your licenses free of charge to the Building Design Suite Premium. The Premuim edition provides an optimized set of tools to help architects, MEP engineers, and structural […]

Autodesk Announces Electronic License Delivery

Building
January 3, 2013

Recently, Autodesk announced a “greener” method to deliver software.  Soon, electronic delivery will be the standard method by which you will receive your upgrades to the most efficient workflows and features.  Whether purchasing a new license or getting the newer versions through your Autodesk Subscription Contract, your automatic delivery method will be via Electronic License […]

New Revit Video – Coordinating Views across Links and Disciplines

Building
December 19, 2012

Here’s one more video Tip from Bill Knittle, Building Solutions Engineer to help you through your week. [wpvideo rUETEASH] Let us know if there are any topics you would like to hear about. We will ask Bill to cover them. Contact us.

Training Outside of the Box (or Book)

Building
December 18, 2012

Simply put, your company’s success can live or die by the training it gets. Or the training they do not receive. Autodesk relies on its ATC’s (Authorized Training Centers). Your ATC is here to support you and your training needs. However, not all needs are created equal. This is where you need to think outside […]

Autodesk Releases FormIt – Free Mobile App for Building Design

Building
December 10, 2012

At Autodesk University a couple weeks ago, Autodesk released a new Mobile App to the portfolio, Autodesk FormIt.  This new app allows users to quickly capture building design concepts right from your mobile device.  Do you want to: Express Design Ideas with easy-to-use tools? Easily access site information? Make earlier design decisions? Experience a continuous […]

3ds Max: How to Use the Bevel Profile Modifier

Building
December 10, 2012

Bill McKown is at it again.  This week he is giving a tip about Autodesk 3ds Max (or 3ds Max Design).  Here is a quick video tip about using the Bevel Profile Modifier feature where he demonstrates how to create a raised wood wainscot panel.  [wpvideo FnTiGykb] Check our YouTube Channel for more video tips […]

Autodesk Donates for your Free Registration: Engineers without Borders USA

Building
December 6, 2012

Autodesk is teaming with the non-profit organization, Engineers Without Borders which is dubbed, ‘The Blueprint Brigade” by Time magazine.  The organization consists of over 12,000 members and supports more than 400 projects across the world to meet the basic human needs in communities that live below poverty or have been devastated.[wpvideo 8hCIDt8Y] And you can […]

Building Information Modeling is Worth the Effort!

Building
December 4, 2012

Building Information Modeling is worth the effort! True, you might consider adopting Building Information Modeling (BIM) to give your company a tactical opportunity in this competitive landscape, and you would be absolutely right.  But BIM provides your business more value than that.  You gain a distinct business advantage since BIM allows you to directly relate […]

AutoCAD Tech Tips

Building
November 29, 2012

When it comes to Autodesk tips and tricks, our Solutions Engineers are here to help! Bill McKown, recently joined our team as an AutoCAD and visualization expert and has already contributed video tips, live webcast topics and even a blog post.  Our customers and our team have been keeping him busy, however, he still managed to get a […]