Design Your Way from Field to Finish with This Expert Guide
Create winning designs and effectively manage every stage of your projects with this Autodesk Official Training Guide for Autodesk′s powerful civil engineering software. Authored by experts with close ties to the software development team and the Civil 3D community, this book offers an in–depth, tutorial–based approach that is grounded in real–world examples so that you can get the most out of Civil 3D.
Fully updated for Civil 3D 2011′s new features, such as advanced tools for geospatial and earthwork analysis, this book not only shows you how to use Civil 3D in a production environment, it also prepares you for Autodesk′s Civil 3D 2011 Certified Associate and Certified Professional exams.
Digging deep into Civil 3D 2011, including new tools and functionality
Working field to finish with in–depth information on field surveying
Using helpful intersection tools to shorten the design of complex corridors
Designing models using practical data that helps you anticipate issues
Creating construction documents in a flash with the Plan Production tool
Building project visualizations that don′t break the bank or the schedule
Sharpen Your Civil 3D 2011 Skills with Real–World Engineering Examples
Design Subdivision and Lot Layouts with Precision and Ease
Plan the Efficient Movement of Materials During Construction
Produce More Accurate Construction Plans to Increase Field Efficiency
Prepare for the Civil 3D 2011 Certified Associate and Certified Professional Exams
James Wedding is an award–winning registered Professional Engineer and a member of the Autodesk Civil Engineering team who has worked extensively? to help shape Civil 3D. He is?a highly rated Autodesk University speaker, the face of Auodesk′s Civil Engineering Resource Center, and blogs at www.civil3d.com.Scott McEachron has experience in? the civil engineering, land surveying, and GIS industries. He has worked as a consultant for Autodesk, its resellers, and many of the top 100 firms on the Engineering News–Record′s Top 500 Design Firms list. Scott has been an instructor at Autodesk University for seven years and actively maintains www.civil3dtutorials.com.