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Bentley News
How to Access Bentley's Software During COVID-19 How to Access Bentley's Software During COVID-19
Announcement by Bentley Systems
Users can access Bentley applications by downloading the CONNECTION Client. You do not need to check out a license to work remotely.
Bentley Issues Year in Infrastructure Call for Nominations Bentley Issues Year in Infrastructure Call for Nominations
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Submit your project today for Bentley's annual Year in Infrastructure conference taking place in Vancouver, Canada this fall.
Bentley Acquires GroupBC Bentley Acquires GroupBC
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
GroupBC is based in the UK and specializes in cloud services for construction information management.
Steel for MicroStation CONNECT Edition Now Available Steel for MicroStation CONNECT Edition Now Available
Announcement by Bentley Systems
Per user request, Steel MDL application is now available for MicroStaion CONNECT Edition. See how you can download today.
CELLTOOL and STEEL Coming to  MicroStation CONNECT CELLTOOL and STEEL Coming to MicroStation CONNECT
Announcement by Bentley Systems
The CellTool application provides some useful extensions to MicroStation's standard cell placement tool. Find out how to access the tools.
Industry News
AIRWOLF3D Offering Emergency Additive Manufacturing Services AIRWOLF3D Offering Emergency Additive Manufacturing Services
Announcement by AIRWOLF3D
Airwolf 3D is open and offering essential services and technical support for 3D printing respirator valves and custom medical components.
Xerox Puts Efforts to Acquire HP on Hold During COVID-19 Xerox Puts Efforts to Acquire HP on Hold During COVID-19
Press Release Issued by Xerox
Xerox to prioritize health and safety of its employees, customers, partners, above all other considerations, including its proposal to acquire HP.
Arvizio Launches XR Connect for Cloud Collaboration Arvizio Launches XR Connect for Cloud Collaboration
Press Release Issued by Arvizio
XR Connect is a suite of services for secure multi-location edge and cloud collaboration for enterprise XR (Extended Reality) for the AEC.
Rev-Sim Org to Provide Resources on SPDM Rev-Sim Org to Provide Resources on SPDM
Press Release by Rev-Sim.Org
Simulation Process and Data Management (SPDM) impacts the product development process and needs to be seamlessly integrated in the digital thread.
AMD EPYC Cloud Adoption Grows with Google Cloud AMD EPYC Cloud Adoption Grows with Google Cloud
Press Release Issued by AMD
AMD and Google Cloud today announced the beta availability of N2D VMs on Google Compute Engine powered by 2nd Gen AMD EPYC processors.
Bentley Partners
Bentley and Siemens Offer Joint Plant Solutions Bentley and Siemens Offer Joint Plant Solutions
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Bentley and Siemens will offer an asset performance management (APM) solution and digital twin cloud services for for power plant design.
Siemens and Bentley Partner on New Digital Solution Siemens and Bentley Partner on New Digital Solution
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems and Siemens PLM Software
Siemens PLM and Bentley announced an integrated solution combining Teamcenter and ProjectWise and its Connected Data Environment (CDE).
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.
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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Flood Methods
Flood Methods in MicroStation requires the entire region being flooded by visible in the view window. A Commenter asked how to do this for a long,…
how to reduce the file size of a drawing.dgn?
I have a rather simple drawing, but I know its creation was a very complicated process because I referenced lots of drawings to created. All…
[CONNECT] PowerDraft installation broke Microstation DWG out
Connect Edition U13.1 Exporting DWG files was working just fine last week. I then Installed PowerDraft ((Edit)U13 (Latest Version)) to this machine. Now when I export DWG, the…
MicroStation Connect freezing when referencing a file
MicroStation Connect Edition 11 - When we try to reference a file in a MicroStation drawing it freezes and we get this message. Unable…
[V8i] MstnFontConfig.xml - can this be part of a networked workspace?
Editing the MstnFontConfig.xml to set HideDuplicateNamesFalseHideDuplicateNames works well, but I need a solution that I can push to all our users. Leaving this as a local file…
Cadscript upgrade to Bentley Map/Opencities
Hi, We are using Cadscript on SS2 and have been advised we need to move to Bentley Map/Opencities, what are our options with regard to…
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…