Civil Infrastructure

Mr. Bryan Todd Rogers is a certified Partner Service Expert (P.S.E.) and certified Autodesk instructor with over 23+ years of experience in teaching, managing, and, providing hardware and software solutions for hundreds of engineering firms throughout the greater Houston, Texas area. Mr. Rogers has a proven track record of success for implementing ...technology to engineering firms to speed up production and accuracy for a large increase of ROI. In 1995, Mr. Rogers began his professional career after graduating from the Art Institute of Houston where he earned his degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design. Today, Mr. Rogers is a valued member of the Infrastructure Support Division (ISD) for Total CAD Systems, Inc., Houston, Texas, where he works as an Autodesk Instructor and Support Specialist. Bryan is a leader in customizing company standards to fit their everyday workflow, and creating solutions to problems due to software or hardware error. Mr. Rogers has a proven track record of leading a strong team and delivering next-generation technical solutions, improving revenues, margins and workplace productivity. He has an outstanding record of providing technical support for clients through on-site training and web support. He has also authored and co-authored training materials for AutoCAD Civil 3D and Autodesk InfraWorks for implementation throughout the design industry. Mr. Rogers holds the “Autodesk Expert Elite” status - a program to recognize individual community members who have made extraordinary contributions with helping customers by sharing knowledge, providing community leadership, and exemplifying an engaging style of collaboration that drives a healthy and valuable Autodesk customer community. He is also on the Autodesk Infrastructure Participatory Design Council. In 2012, he presented “Autodesk Infrastructure Modeler” to industry professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada at Autodesk University. Mr. Rogers shares his enthusiasm for Autodesk with his community, as well as represents the voice of the customer back to Autodesk. Presently, Mr. Rogers is earning his Bachelors of Science in Information Technology and keeps up to date with the latest in technology and trends by attending seminars and conferences worldwide. He is an active blogger. Through his personal blog website (civil3dj.wordpress.com), he shares tips and solutions with Autodesk software issues. More
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InfraWorks 2018.2

Autodesk has released version 2018.2. This release has a ton of enhancements. Those enhancements are listed below... What's New help index First off, check out the What's New in Autodesk InfraWorks help topic, which has hyperlinks to learning re...
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Crashing Issues with NVIDIA Graphics Card

Autodesk products will have a random application startup crash on systems using an NVidia Quadro graphics card. You can read the resolution here .
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New Products Added to the AEC Collection

From today,  Autodesk is expanding the scope and value of the AEC Collection to deliver a better range of industry-leading solutions that help customers design, engineer, and construct higher-quality, more predictable building and civil infrastr...
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AutoCAD 2018.1 and AutoCAD LT 2018.1 Update

Autodesk has released a new update for AutoCAD and AutoCAD LT 2018. Click on images to get a bigger picture for viewing. Keep in mind, not all of the below is included in LT. The following is included in the update… The AutoCAD 2018.1 Update offers n...
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What's New in InfraWorks v.2018.1

Last week Autodesk released InfraWorks 2018.1.  Below you can see what has been added to this new update… Linear Feature Extraction Now, in InfraWorks it is possible to extract linear features from point clouds to create breaklines, paint stripe...
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Civil 3D 2018: What's New

Another year has come and gone, but it brings forth new technology and excitement to dive into. In this blog, I will cover the new features of Civil 3D 2018. The first thing I want to mention is the new drawing format. I think many of you became spoi...
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Autodesk Design Review 2018

Autodesk discontinued Design Review back in 2014 (Design Review 2013). Well, 4 years later, it's back. So, now you can send this link to the Engineers that you don't want prodding around in your design work. We all know what a pain it is to help them...
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Who Wants to Compete?

Graitec USA's (formerly Total CAD Systems) 2018 Product Release/Roll-out Event is approaching for this year. We want to hold an InfraWorks 360 design slam. In order for this to happen, I need at least 3 candidates to sign up for it. Make sure you wil...
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Autodesk Prerequisite Checker

Autodesk released this today... Using the Autodesk Prerequisite Checker At times it can be difficult to know if your computer is capable of running a particular Autodesk software product, even when presented with the published prerequisites. The Auto...
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Civil 3D to Stingray

Autodesk has a gaming engine called Stingray. Not only is it a gaming engine, it's also a real-time rendering software. This software has a direct connection with 3ds Max now.  You can also create some pretty cool VR experiences with Stingray.&n...
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