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Bentley News
Calling all Bentley Users-Win a Trip to London! Calling all Bentley Users-Win a Trip to London!
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
Bentley's Year in Infrastructure awards returns to London this October. Submit your project for a chance to become a finalist and attend for free.
Bentley Issues Call for Submissions for Be Inspired Awards Bentley Issues Call for Submissions for Be Inspired Awards
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
The Year in Infrastructure 2018 conference is back in London this year. Submit your project in building, roads, rail and more today!
Bentley Systems Acquires S-Cube Futuretech Bentley Systems Acquires S-Cube Futuretech
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
S-Cube Futuretech is an India-based concrete building design and documentation software company offering tools for structural concrete builders.
Bentley Releases New BIM Publication on Plain Language BIM Bentley Releases New BIM Publication on Plain Language BIM
Press Release Issued by Bentley Systems
The book covers complexities of BIM methodology, by providing plain language concepts and building blocks required to deliver an effective strategy.
MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Update 7 is Here! MicroStation PowerDraft CONNECT Edition Update 7 is Here!
Announcement by Bentley Systems
MicroStation PowerDraft now simplifies use of Bing Map data, and option to select the i-model version and Raster Custom Line Styles tech preview.
Industry News
GBI Launches New Green Globes Pilot Program GBI Launches New Green Globes Pilot Program
Press Release Isssued by Green Building Initiative (GBI)
With the update to its National Standard, Green Building Initiative (GBI) will provide guidance for new construction and major renovation projects.
Zion Markets Provides New BIM Forecast Report Zion Markets Provides New BIM Forecast Report

According to Zion Markets, the global BIM software market share & size will grow to $10.36 Billion by 2022.
Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification Stratasys Launches Additive Manufacturing Certification
Press Release Issued by Stratasys
Stratasys rolled out a new industry certification program in North America designed to bridge the skills gap in the additive manufacturing industry.
Joe Walsh to Present ASSESS Update at COFES18 Joe Walsh to Present ASSESS Update at COFES18
Press Release Issued by ASSESS
Walsh to discuss evolving domains for engineering simulation, including generative design, digital twins and smart manufacturing.
Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017 Large Boost in Metal 3D Printer Sales in 2017
Press Release Issued by Wohlers Associates
According to Wohlers' latest additive manufacturing report, an estimated 1,768 metal AM systems were sold in 2017, compared to 983 systems in 2016.
Bentley Partners
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.
Topcon Positioning Group Introduces Topcon ContextCapture Topcon Positioning Group Introduces Topcon ContextCapture
Press Release Issued by Topcon Positioning
Powered by Bentley Systems, the reality modeling solution will be offered with Topcon unmanned aerial systems (UAS) and solutions.
We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation We Want It: HP's New Mini Workstation
Press Release by HP
Available this month, the workstation is 90% smaller than a traditional tower, measuring 2.3 by 8.5 inches. Starting price is $699.
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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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…
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 do this with Microstation? Thanks!"…
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 the mobile App of the…
Explanation of Design File Setting (WORKING UNITS)
I would like to know if someone could explain the Modify Working Unit Settings Dialog Box So we have on my seed these are the default…
Button Assignments
Is there a way to have microstation save the button assignments you created for an individual user?…
importing images from Google Pro
Here is my problem when I import images from Google pro the image is coming in too dark. Is there a way to lighten it?…
Missing Palettes
When I place my palettes along the top strip, above the View Window, they disappear. Can anyone help? Source: ENG-Tips.com…