Design a road in Civil 3D using Packt’s new video course

May 2014 | Architecture and Analysis, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Building a Road using Civil 3D, a video tutorial for civil engineers and infrastructure professionals with an interest in building a road with Civil 3D. The duration of the video course is 2 hours and 22 minutes, and it is competitively priced at $33.99.

About the author:

Seth Cohen is Vice President of 3C CAD Inc. 3C CAD specializes in civil engineering and CAD applications including Civil 3D, Map 3D, AutoCAD, MicroStation, and InRoads. 3C CAD conducts many classes for CAD professionals and specialize in providing project start-up and CAD standards implementation for commercial and government organizations.

AutoCAD is a software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting — available since 1982 as a desktop application and since 2010 as a cloud-based app marketed as AutoCAD 360. It is used across a range of industries, including architecture, project management, and engineering, with 750 training centers established worldwide as of 1994.

Building a Road using Civil 3D begins with an overview of the interface of Civil 3D, showing viewers how Civil 3D applies settings and styles to automate object placement. Viewers will learn how to create and edit surfaces, alignments, and profiles. The course also covers how to lay out and edit a pipe network. A sample clip of the video course can be found by visiting https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=p%20...%201HVAreHWzE.

Building a Road using Civil 3D covers the following topics:

1. An Introduction to Civil 3D and its Interface [12:05 minutes]

2. Working with Surfaces [23:08 minutes]

3. Creating Alignments [22:47 minutes]

4. Creating Profiles [20:53 minutes]

5. Assemblies and Subassemblies [14:38 minutes]

6. Corridors [36:50 minutes]

7. Pipe Networks [25:35 minutes]

About Packt:

Packt is one of the most prolific and fastest-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt books now focus on practicality. Packt’s digitally-focused business model allows them to publish up-to-date books in very specific areas.


Building a Road using Civil 3D
Civil Engineers or Infrastructure Professionals can learn how to lay out and edit a pipe network, create all Civil 3D objects necessary to build a road.

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/building-a-road-using-civil-3d/video

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