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Surfaces in Civil 3D with USDA Data

Hello Civil 3D Users, Do you need to create/generate surfaces for large areas?  Here is a way to Import USDA GeoTIFF’s into Civil 3D – (Areas are approx. the size of USGS 7.5 min Quad): 1.       Go to https://gdg.sc.egov.usda.gov/ 2.       Once on the home page click the GET DATA button (Green circular button). 3.       Select […]

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New Performance Enhancement for Civil 3D

Attention all Civil 3D Users!   A quick but important update.  I don’t know if you all heard, but Autodesk released a “Performance Enhancement” for Civil 3D. What does that mean?  For some time now we have always complained about Drawing Bloat with Civil 3D drawing files.   i.e.  slow performance opening, maneuvering, closing etc.   This […]