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Monthly Archives: April 2015

AutoCAD Answer Day

Ask Your Burning Questions at Autodesk’s Global ‘Answer Days’

Autodesk is hosting a new Answer Day Series for the global English-speaking Autodesk Community, starting with an AutoCAD online event on Thursday, 7 May, 2015. If you’ve ever wanted to speak directly with the Autodesk employees who support and create [...]

April 30, 2015 Events, Technology
Adobe Document Cloud

Introducing Acrobat DC and the Adobe Document Cloud

Meet Adobe Document Cloud, which is set to revolutionise the way the world works with documents. Adobe Document Cloud combines a completely reimagined Adobe Acrobat with the power of e-signatures. It allows you to edit, sign, send and track documents [...]

April 28, 2015 Technology
3D Printing A2K Technologies

A2K Technologies Enters the 3D Printer Marketplace

We’re thrilled to announce that we are now providing 3D printing solutions to our Australian customers. The move to sell 3D printers follows our already-established specialist role in offering large format digital printers, copiers and managed print solutions across multiple [...]

April 28, 2015 A2K News, Technology
Rutherford Rocket

3D Printed Rocket Engine Set to Launch New Zealand Into Space

New Zealand aerospace company, Rocket Lab, plans to regularly deploy satellites into space using a rocket made of 3D-printed parts. The rocket is set to boost the New Zealand space industry with the ability to launch small satellites cost-effectively and [...]

April 27, 2015 Technology
eNews Wire

A2K eNews Wire – April 2015 Issue

Here’s this month’s round up of design technology news across Australia and New Zealand. In this instalment, we bring you the news of A2K’s new Autodesk Subscription Rewards, our latest case study on Lion Systems and blackbox22, and Autodesk Technology [...]

April 20, 2015 A2K News

Pro Tips: Revit Framing Elements

If you want to select the joined elements in a Framing Element in Revit, simply right click on the Framing Element and then click “Select Joined Elements” to do exactly that!berryjam.ru Note that only elements connected to an endpoint of [...]

April 16, 2015 Tips and Tricks

Pro Tips: Duct and Pipe Sizes in Revit MEP Objects

When modelling duct and pipe work in Revit MEP, instead of having Revit default to the last size used in the project, you can use the space bar to inherit the duct/pipe sizes from objects that you have connected to.ir-leasing.ru [...]

April 16, 2015 Tips and Tricks

Pro Tips: Create Multiple Cross Sections in Civil 3D

Use the CREATEMULTIPLESECTIONVIEW command to create multiple cross sections in Civil 3D. There is also a command (undocumented) called CREATEMULTIPLEPROFILEVIEW, which allows users to create multiple profile views (longitudinal sections). This is a great time saver if you need to [...]

April 16, 2015 Tips and Tricks
Revit Tips

Pro Tips: Increase Revit MEP Model Performance and Speed

You can turn off load calculations for spaces in the ‘Electrical Settings’ dialogue, under ‘Load Calculations’ to increase the performance and speed of your model in Revit MEP. Unchecking the ‘Run calculations for loads in spaces’ checkbox will keep Revit [...]

April 16, 2015 Tips and Tricks
RTC 2015

Revit Technology Conference Australasia 2015

The eleventh Australasian Revit Technology Conference (RTC) will be held at Jupiters Gold Coast from 14 – 16 May 2015. A2K is exhibiting at this year’s event. Visit us at Stand 14, or book an appointment to speak with one [...]

April 15, 2015 Events