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Smarter Facility Decisions Through Unified Design and Operations Data

With the native integration between Autodesk’s AEC Collection and iOFFICE + SpaceIQ’s Archibus IWMS, building owners and operators have a more seamless way to be successful throughout a building’s lifecycle. In this datasheet, you will learn how this native integration…

The past, present, and future of subtractive manufacturing

*This article was originally published on KETIV’s official blog. Subtractive manufacturing has long been a foundation of modern industrial production—but that doesn’t mean it’s old school. Tools, processes, and possibilities have been evolving to keep pace with the needs of…

Why General Contractors need Autodesk Construction Cloud

*This article was originally published on ATG USA’s official blog. From commercial to infrastructure to industrial, general contractors need a way to digitize their construction process to drive efficiency, improve collaboration between teams and enhance communication. They rely on design…

Construction safety – Five statistics everyone in the industry should know

Safety is fundamental to the success of construction projects and construction firms as a whole. What does it take to make a project safe? It requires regular training, relevant safety programs, and a cultural commitment to safety at both organizational…

Whitepaper: Infrastructure Plan Offers Historic Opportunity to Future-Proof Critical Systems

Crumbling bridges and leaky levees. Buckling roadways. Unsafe water pipes. Inadequate public transit. The list of U.S. infrastructure failings is both broad and deep. President Biden’s infrastructure proposal was built on the premise that the nation can rebuild its infrastructure.…

How to Create Custom Sketch Symbols in Inventor Professional

Sketch symbols are used to create custom sketch symbols that are unique to the industry you work in, so you can communicate your design intent. The name “sketch symbol” may be misleading because a lot of users might think the…

Civil 3D tips and tricks for power users – Part II

In a previous post on the GovDesignHub, we shared some of the best system variables and less known (but useful) commands for Civil 3D power users. This week, we continue to explore more tips and tricks in part two of…

Civil 3D tips and tricks for power users

At the GovDesignHub, we often share tips and tricks to help users become more proficient in digital design software. This blog is designed to compile some of the best system variables and less known but useful commands for Civil 3D…

Understanding CAD Automation in Manufacturing

If there’s one way customer expectations have changed in the 21st century, it’s the need for speed. Customers want customized products and they want them fast. It may be unreasonable to expect manufacturers to move at lightning speed, but CAD…

Top 7 benefits of cloud-based model coordination

For decades, digital designs and models lived locally on individual desktop computers or servers by necessity. This made sharing models with anyone beyond the office a challenge. It also meant that BIM/VDC managers were solely responsible for running through every…