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MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Update 7 is Here! MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Update 7 is Here!
Announcement by Bentley Systems
MicroStation PowerDraft now simplifies use of Bing Map data, and option to select the i-model version and Raster Custom Line Styles tech preview.
AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition Now Available AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition Now Available
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition integrates the work of architects, structural engineers, and MEP engineers in a single application.
Have You Adopted the MicroStation CONNECT Edition Yet? Have You Adopted the MicroStation CONNECT Edition Yet?
Announcement by Bentley Systems
Have you adopted the MicroStation CONNECT Edition yet or are you thinking about it? Take the survey for your chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card.
AutoPIPE CONNECT Edition Now Includes ASME B31J AutoPIPE CONNECT Edition Now Includes ASME B31J
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
And it's free! Bentely announced the most recent update of AutoPIPE CONNECT Edition now supports ASME B31J piping code document calculations.
Bentley Completes Rollout of its CONNECT Edition Bentley Completes Rollout of its CONNECT Edition
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
At Bentley's Year in Infrastructure, held this year in Singapore, Bentley product keynotes showcased industry use of the CONNECT Edition.
Industry News
HP Introduces New HP Z VR Backpack HP Introduces New HP Z VR Backpack
Press Release Issued by HP
HP unveiled the the new HP Z VR Backpack, a wearable Virtual Reality (VR) PC for product and building design. Price starts at $3299 in September.
Contex Debuts New IQ FLEX Large Format Flatbed Scanner Contex Debuts New IQ FLEX Large Format Flatbed Scanner
Press Release Issued by Contex
The IQ FLEX can save files in standard file formats or raster format for use in any CAD or GIS application such as AutoCAD, Microstation, and ArcGIS.
Carl Bass Joins Formlabs Board of Directors Carl Bass Joins Formlabs Board of Directors
Press Release Issued by Formlabs
3D printer company Formlabs appointed technology veteran and former Autodesk CEO, Carl Bass, as an independent director of the company.
BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents BlueCielo Launches Mobile App for Asset Documents
Press Release by BlueCielo
The BlueCielo Meridian Mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows devices provides reviewers of asset documents the ability to work anywhere.
3D Systems Introduces New Products & Materials at RAPID 3D Systems Introduces New Products & Materials at RAPID
Press Release Issued by 3D Systems
3D Systems debuted the new ProJet MJP 5600 3D printer, Geomagic Freeform 2017, and new materials at RAPID + TCT 2017.
Bentley Partners
AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition Now Available
Announcement by Bentley Systems
In the latest version look for enhancements in MicroStation mode, the Ribbon bar user interface and access to ProjectWise Projects.
Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny
Press Release Issued by Lenovo
The company says it's the world's smallest workstation with ISV certification. It's available now for $799.
Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services
Press Release Issued by Archway Systems
Archway Systems is working with Real World Capture to offer reality capture software, training, gathering of photographs and production of models.
Topcon Positioning Group Introduces Topcon ContextCapture Topcon Positioning Group Introduces Topcon ContextCapture
Press Release Issued by Topcon Positioning
Powered by Bentley Systems, the reality modeling solution will be offered with Topcon unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and solutions.
We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation
Press Release by HP
Available this month, the workstation is 90% smaller than a traditional tower, measuring 2.3 by 8.5 inches. Starting price is $699.
User News
Shell Chooses Bentley for Project Delivery Approach Shell Chooses Bentley for Project Delivery Approach
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Shell will use Bentley's ProjectWise ConstructSim for construction management to improve project execution and simplify work packaging.
2016 CAD Events Coming to a City Near You 2016 CAD Events Coming to a City Near You
Announcement by EnvisionCAD
Bentley learning events and user groups are coming this year in Kansas City, MO; Springfield, Illinois; and Lincoln, Nebraska. Find out more.
Microstation and ContextCapture Webinars in March Microstation and ContextCapture Webinars in March
By Archway
Archway has announced two webinars coming up: March 15 will discuss using ContextCapture while March 30 will show tips on using Microstation.
Bentley's EADOC Implemented by Carollo Engineers Bentley's EADOC Implemented by Carollo Engineers
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Carollo Engineers have chosen Bentley's cloud-based construction management software for all of their construction services teams.
ConstructSim Selected by Williams Energy Canada ConstructSim Selected by Williams Energy Canada
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
The Canadian company chose Bentley Systems' software after extensive evaluation of the market for Canada's first PDH plant project.
Q & A
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Help with Photo Matching
bs_dk asked: "I need help in photo matching. I can't seem to get it to match. I haven't done this in ten years or more…
How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?
John Summers asked: "How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?" Bob Rayner replied: I would request the surveyor provide you with data in…
Convert to Planar Polygons
Mary B asked, "I have non-planar polygons and I want to convert them to planar. Is there a way to do this with Microstation? Thanks!"…
Please inform more about CONNECTservices
Our company is using MicroStation to mold our products, so far so good. We would like to consider to use the mobile App of the…
Explanation of Design File Setting (WORKING UNITS)
I would like to know if someone could explain the Modify Working Unit Settings Dialog Box So we have on my seed these are the default…
Button Assignments
Is there a way to have microstation save the button assignments you created for an individual user?…
importing images from Google Pro
Here is my problem when I import images from Google pro the image is coming in too dark. Is there a way to lighten it?…
Missing Palettes
When I place my palettes along the top strip, above the View Window, they disappear. Can anyone help? Source: ENG-Tips.com…