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Bentley Extends Year in Infrastructure Call for Nominations Bentley Extends Year in Infrastructure Call for Nominations
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
You now have until June 5 to submit your project for Bentley's annual Year in Infrastructure conference scheduled for the fall.
Bentley Collaborates with Digital Twin Consortium Bentley Collaborates with Digital Twin Consortium
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Bentley will help develop requirements for new standards, and share use cases to maximize the benefits of digital twins.
MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 14 Now Available MicroStation CONNECT Edition Update 14 Now Available
By Dan Eng, Bentley Systems
The latest version includes enhancements in Solids, Clash Detection, Productivity, and includes new technology previews like iTwin Synchronizer.
How to Access Bentley's Software During COVID-19 How to Access Bentley's Software During COVID-19
Announcement by Bentley Systems
Users can access Bentley applications by downloading the CONNECTION Client. You do not need to check out a license to work remotely.
Bentley Acquires GroupBC Bentley Acquires GroupBC
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
GroupBC is based in the UK and specializes in cloud services for construction information management.
Industry News
3D Annotated Models More and More Replace 2D Drawings 3D Annotated Models More and More Replace 2D Drawings
Press Release Issued by KISTERS
KISTERS 3DViewStation supports an MBD environment providing a rich set of interactive functionalities for CAD viewing and integration.
CIMdata Announces Digital Skills Building Program CIMdata Announces Digital Skills Building Program
Press Release Issued by CIMdata
The Digital Skills Transformation program aims to help organizations improve the digital skills of its employees.
KISTERS Releases Version 2020.0 of 3DViewStation KISTERS Releases Version 2020.0 of 3DViewStation
Press Release Issued by KISTERS
KISTERS 3DViewStation enables users to reuse CAD data with more accurate clash detection, plus includes new search features and a merge objects option.
BOXX Introduces BOXX Cloud Services (BCS) BOXX Introduces BOXX Cloud Services (BCS)
Press Release Issued by Boxx Technologies
BCS is a high-performance cloud workstation service purpose-built for CAD applications and workflows powered by NVIDIA GPUs.
Bentley Waives Subscription Fees, Opens ProjectWise 365 Bentley Waives Subscription Fees, Opens ProjectWise 365
Press Issued by Bentley Systems
To support customers working from home Bentley Systems Opens Up Full Access to ProjectWise 365 and Waives Subscription Fees through September 30.
Bentley Partners
Bentley and Siemens Offer Joint Plant Solutions Bentley and Siemens Offer Joint Plant Solutions
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Bentley and Siemens will offer an asset performance management (APM) solution and digital twin cloud services for for power plant design.
Siemens and Bentley Partner on New Digital Solution Siemens and Bentley Partner on New Digital Solution
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems and Siemens PLM Software
Siemens PLM and Bentley announced an integrated solution combining Teamcenter and ProjectWise and its Connected Data Environment (CDE).
AECOsim Building Designer CONNECT Edition Now Available
Announcement by Bentley Systems
In the latest version look for enhancements in MicroStation mode, the Ribbon bar user interface and access to ProjectWise Projects.
Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny Lenovo Comes Out with New ThinkStation P320 Tiny
Press Release Issued by Lenovo
The company says it's the world's smallest workstation with ISV certification. It's available now for $799.
Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services Archway Now Positioned to Offer Reality Capture Services
Press Release Issued by Archway Systems
Archway Systems is working with Real World Capture to offer reality capture software, training, gathering of photographs and production of models.
User News
Shell Chooses Bentley for Project Delivery Approach Shell Chooses Bentley for Project Delivery Approach
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Shell will use Bentley's ProjectWise ConstructSim for construction management to improve project execution and simplify work packaging.
2016 CAD Events Coming to a City Near You 2016 CAD Events Coming to a City Near You
Announcement by EnvisionCAD
Bentley learning events and user groups are coming this year in Kansas City, MO; Springfield, Illinois; and Lincoln, Nebraska. Find out more.
Microstation and ContextCapture Webinars in March Microstation and ContextCapture Webinars in March
By Archway
Archway has announced two webinars coming up: March 15 will discuss using ContextCapture while March 30 will show tips on using Microstation.
Bentley's EADOC Implemented by Carollo Engineers Bentley's EADOC Implemented by Carollo Engineers
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Carollo Engineers have chosen Bentley's cloud-based construction management software for all of their construction services teams.
ConstructSim Selected by Williams Energy Canada ConstructSim Selected by Williams Energy Canada
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
The Canadian company chose Bentley Systems' software after extensive evaluation of the market for Canada's first PDH plant project.
Q & A
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Flood Methods
Flood Methods in MicroStation requires the entire region being flooded by visible in the view window. A Commenter asked how to do this for a long,…
how to reduce the file size of a drawing.dgn?
I have a rather simple drawing, but I know its creation was a very complicated process because I referenced lots of drawings to created. All…
[CONNECT] PowerDraft installation broke Microstation DWG out
Connect Edition U13.1 Exporting DWG files was working just fine last week. I then Installed PowerDraft ((Edit)U13 (Latest Version)) to this machine. Now when I export DWG, the…
MicroStation Connect freezing when referencing a file
MicroStation Connect Edition 11 - When we try to reference a file in a MicroStation drawing it freezes and we get this message. Unable…
[V8i] MstnFontConfig.xml - can this be part of a networked workspace?
Editing the MstnFontConfig.xml to set HideDuplicateNamesFalseHideDuplicateNames works well, but I need a solution that I can push to all our users. Leaving this as a local file…
Cadscript upgrade to Bentley Map/Opencities
Hi, We are using Cadscript on SS2 and have been advised we need to move to Bentley Map/Opencities, what are our options with regard to…
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 in ten years or more…
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 provide you with data in…