MakerBot Announces Method 3D Printer for Industrial Printing MakerBot Announces Method 3D Printer for Industrial Printing…

MakerBot Method is what the company is calling the first performance 3D printer for individual designers and engineers, and ships…
Bentley to Acquire Alworx and ACE Bentley to Acquire Alworx and ACE…

AIworx develops machine learning and internet of things (IoT) technologies and services and ACE provides interoperability solutions for ERP.…
Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification…

Stratasys rolled out a new industry certification program in North America designed to bridge the skills gap in the additive…
Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017 Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017…

According to Wohlers' latest additive manufacturing report, an estimated 1,768 metal AM systems were sold in 2017, compared to 983…
 

Roadmap for Upgrading to MicroStation CONNECT Edition
Roadmap for Upgrading to MicroStation CONNECT Edition…

Danny Lazear of Archway Systems provides this valuable guide on migrating to MicroStation CONNECT Edition, listing the do's and dont's.…
 
Wrapping Your Head Around AR, VR and Mixed Reality-Literally Wrapping Your Head Around AR, VR and Mixed Reality-Literally…

ConnectPress speaks with ESI, Elysium, Virtalis and Theorem Solutions about the company's solutions and use of AR and VR in…
 
Help with Photo Matching
bs_dk asked: "I need help in photo matching. I can't seem to get it to match. I haven't done this…
 
How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?
John Summers asked: "How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?" Bob Rayner replied: I would request the surveyor…
 
Convert to Planar Polygons
Mary B asked, "I have non-planar polygons and I want to convert them to planar. Is there a way to…
 
Please inform more about CONNECTservices
Our company is using MicroStation to mold our products, so far so good. We would like to consider to use…
 
 
Wrapping Your Head Around AR, VR and Mixed Reality-Literally
 
 
 
Setting Up ContextCapture in a Local Cluster Environment…
ContextCapture Center allows computations to be parallelized on a cluster of 3D reconstruction engines. Get the guide from Bentley Systems.…
 
Exported Model to LumenRT Becomes a Box…
Bentley Communities users explore how to fix a glitch in exported models for LumentRT from MicroStation Connect Edition.…
 
Use this MicroStation Tip for Getting 3D Civil Content…
3D MicroStation Cells and other 3D content can be obtained by downloading the Civil Content for Visualization package from Bentley…
 
Stratasys Reveals New Short-run Manufacturing Platform Stratasys Reveals New Short-run Manufacturing Platform…

Stratasys announced development of a new metal additive manufacturing platform for short-run manufacturing applications. More details at RAPID event.…
 
Nano Dimension Introduces  3D Printed Electronics Service Nano Dimension Introduces 3D Printed Electronics Service…

Individuals can 3D print on demand a wide range of objects, with both conductive and dielectric materials using the DragonFly…
 
HP Expands 3D Printers for Functional Parts and Full Color HP Expands 3D Printers for Functional Parts and Full Color…

The Jet Fusion 300/500 series provides voxel-level control, has a compact design and starts in the $50,000.…
 
 
Elysium Launches InfiPoints for Oculus Rift Elysium Launches InfiPoints for Oculus Rift…

InfiPoints for Oculus combines point cloud data and virtual reality so engineers can explore laser scanned sites.…
Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit Dell to Offer Meta 2 Augmented Reality Development Kit…

Meta 2 AR solutions can help engineers visualize and manipulate virtual schematics overlaid on a car or building space under…
Contex Debuts New IQ FLEX Large Format Flatbed Scanner Contex Debuts New IQ FLEX Large Format Flatbed Scanner…

The IQ FLEX can save files in standard file formats or raster format for use in any CAD or GIS…
3D Systems Introduces New Products & Materials at RAPID 3D Systems Introduces New Products & Materials at RAPID…

3D Systems debuted the new ProJet MJP 5600 3D printer, Geomagic Freeform 2017, and new materials at RAPID + TCT…
3D Systems Enhances Quickparts E-Commerce Experience 3D Systems Enhances Quickparts E-Commerce Experience…

The new Quickparts e-commerce site provides a quality solution for getting prototypes and small run production parts fast and is…
Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services…

Archway Systems is working with Real World Capture to offer reality capture software, training, gathering of photographs and production of…
Bentley Demos New ContextCapture Capabilities at SPAR Bentley Demos New ContextCapture Capabilities at SPAR…

Capabilities now include cloud processing services, a mobile app, and photo planning, along with ContextShare for connecting ProjectWise data.…
Are Flying Laser Beams in Your Project's Future? Why You Should Get Bentley CONNECT Edition Now!…

If you don't have MicroStation CONNECT Edition you're missing out as Update 7 is now available, plus support for pre-V8i…
 
Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology…

This paper will define Rize's one-of-a-kind Augmented Polymer Deposition (APD), how it works and describe the advantages of the technology.…
Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20% Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20%…

A global consumer packaged goods manufacturer compared the part turnaround speed and costs of their Stratasys Fortus and Rize One…
3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing 3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing…

Industry expert, Todd Grimm, interviewed six global manufacturers to learn the impact of post-processing on time, cost, quality, and more.…
The Factory of the Future is Your Office and Beyond The Factory of the Future is Your Office and Beyond…

Rize's Julie Reece discusses market potential for 3D printers to enable new direct manufacturing applications beyond the additive manufacturing lab.…
Bentley Expands Reality Modeling with Cloud Services Bentley Expands Reality Modeling with Cloud Services…

Bentley recently announced cloud processing services for its reality modeling solution, ContextCapture, in addition to ContextShare and Navigator Web.…
See LumenRT Connect Edition Update 2 in Action…

Updates included support for the new scaleable Reality Mesh, SketchUp 2017 plug-in and Panoramic 360 VR output for images and…
Setting Up ContextCapture in a Local Cluster Environment Setting Up ContextCapture in a Local Cluster Environment…

ContextCapture Center allows computations to be parallelized on a cluster of 3D reconstruction engines. Get the guide from Bentley Systems.…
What Will be the Buzz in 2017? IoT, Cloud & AR/VR Outlook What Will be the Buzz in 2017? IoT, Cloud &…

ConnectPress shares their thoughts on emerging tech trends and we also talked to industry experts to get their outlook including…
Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech…

CIMdata's Ed Martin explores some important factors AEC firms need to take into account when considering the deployment of AR…
Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech…
CIMdata's Ed Martin explores some important factors AEC firms need to take into account when considering the deployment of AR technology.
 
TAS Creates Accurate 3D Rail Models with MicroStation…
Track Access Services created an innovative desktop-driven, 3D virtual reality modeling, and signal design process for the Derby Station track.
 
Are Flying Laser Beams in Your Project's Future?…
CIMdata's Ed Martin looks at how some of the highest return on investment (ROI) opportunities for reality capture exist in AEC and EPC.
 
Manhard Consulting Designs Chobani Facility with SITEOPS…
Using Bentley SITEOPS reduced the schedule from to 326 days, requiring 2,000 workers and 1.7 million resource hours to build.
 
An Inteview with CIMdata's New AEC Lead…
Ed Martin brings 36 years of experience with him to CIMdata's AEC & Manufacturing Convergence Consulting Practice. We interviewed him to learn more.
 
Who Will Win in Virtual Reality?…
Jon Peddie compares various VR headsets including Sony's HMD, HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift for virtual reality. See who he thinks will take the lead.