Stunning Australian Design Wins International Design Competition An Australian-created design, titled Breeze of Innovation, has won an international design competition for an architectural landmark to be erected in Silicon Valley, California. Based in Western Australia, Smar Architecture Studio created the design which consists of 500 white rods that sway in… Read More »Stunning Australian Design Wins International Design Competition
Featured webinar: Road Widening Techniques with Civil Site Design Late last year, we demonstrated some different tools, approaches and techniques to assist in a road widening project using Civil Site Design. These are relevant whether you’re an experienced user or just starting out. You can watch the webinar on Road… Read More »Webinar: Road Widening Techniques with Civil Site Design
Featured webinar: AutoCAD Tips & Tricks Keen to improve your #productivity in AutoCAD? Check out our recent webcast on AutoCAD Tips and Tricks on our Civil Survey Solutions YouTube channel. We’ll show you some of the lesser-known AutoCAD commands and drop some expert tips along the way. You can also sign up… Read More »Webinar: AutoCAD Tips & Tricks
All Together Now: Why #Data #Interoperability Is Game-Changing for Collaboration: The stats* about data interoperability (and the lack of it) and its effects are grim: 1. Construction projects are typically up to 20% delayed and 80% over budget 2. Poor data and miscommunication accounts for 52% of the rework 3. In an… Read More »Data Interoperability
By now, we’ve all heard the hype about #BIM (Building Information Modelling). But what is BIM actually used for? Simply put, BIM is used to design and document building and infrastructure designs. We have previously had an in-depth explanation and discussion about what BIM actually is: A 3D model is… Read More »Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it used for?
On Monday 24 February, Autodesk announced that it had acquired Innovyze for $1 billion – the largest acquisition in Autodesk’s history. Innovyze, a global leader in water infrastructure modelling, provides a platform for modelling, simulation and predictive analysis technology. With a customer base of over 3,000, Autodesk plans to combine Innovyze’s portfolio… Read More »Autodesk acquires Innovyze
Did you know the AutoCAD Web app is included for free in AutoCAD subscriptions? Use it to edit, create, share and view #CAD drawings in a web browser on any computer. No need to install software! Just sign in and get to work. Benefits: – Use fundamental drafting tools and commands –… Read More »Spotlight: AutoCAD Web App
BIM, BIM, BIM – it seems to be the latest buzzword (buzz-acronym?!). But what exactly does it mean, and why is everybody talking about it? Broadly, BIM (Building Information Modelling) enables professionals in architecture, engineering and construction to move towards working more collaboratively, efficiently and successfully. Based on intelligent… Read More »Building Information Modelling (BIM): What is it?
We all know that good things are worth sharing. As a valued customer, you can earn 10% off your next new product purchase for referring a friend or business to Civil Survey Solutions – plus, they’ll get 10% off their first new product purchase too!* Here is how it works:… Read More »Refer a friend and be rewarded