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Autodesk Running Inventor on a Mac Through a Firefox Browser

See how Autodesk Inventor can be accessed on an Amazon server, enabling you to run Inventor from a web browser. [...]

November 29, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks, Videos 0

Latest Autodesk Service Packs and Updates

A2K is pleased to bring you the latest Autodesk service packs and updates: AutoCAD AutoCAD LT 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD Civil3D 2014 Service Pack I Revit Revit Architecture 2014 Update Release II Revit LT 2014 Update Release II Revit MEP 2014 Update Release II [...]

November 21, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

White Paper – People Simulation for BIM and Infrastructure

People simulation assists in decision making for planners, designers/architects and owners, by modelling the built environment through calibrating multiple objectives and functional alternatives. In this white paper, Building Information Modelling (BIM) is considered in the context of trip simulation. This enhances designs by allowing for rapid comparison and evaluation of [...]

November 15, 2013 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

White Paper – Modern Thought Processes for Road and Infrastructure Design

With many projects requiring adherence to Building Information Modelling (BIM) standards, and the improvements this brings to collaborative workflows, the use of BIM for road and infrastructure design is a logical evolution. The BIM collaborative process is expected to become the default method of project delivery for infrastructure projects, as [...]

October 21, 2013 A2K Technologies A2K News, Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

Tips & Tricks to Make the Most of Autodesk Revit

1. Revit’s In-Built Calculator For values of numerical parameters, you can calculate basic arithmetic by starting with an ‘=’ symbol. You can even use parentheses ( ) to order the way the value is calculated. e.g. = (100 + 50) / 2. In this example the ‘(100 + 50)’ is [...]

October 18, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 0

A2K’s Top Technical Tips & Tricks

Revit: Use the TAB key to cycle through objects that are close together AutoCAD: If your dialog boxes don’t show up, type FILEDIA at the command line and set the value to 1 Inventor: Use the Shift + right mouse button to access the list of selection filters Navisworks: Use [...]

September 25, 2013 A2K Technologies Technology, Tips and Tricks 0