NEW | Spatial Manager™ 3.3

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FOR BRICSCAD & AUTOCAD The new Spatial Manager™ 3.3 introduces several new features including exporting the current map status to Google Earth, the ability to take static “snapshots” of the Background Maps, and selecting objects by simple or compound queries in CAD, smart labels for linear objects, and more. Watch this short Spatial Manager™ 3.3 introduction video: New Features Export the current status of the drawing or map to Google Earth Visible layers ...

BricsCAD V17 introduces new functionality for 2D Drafting, 3D Modeling, Sheet Metal Design, and Building Information Modeling

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The new BricsCAD V17 brings the power of Building Information Modeling to the .DWG world. Create intuitively without limitation as you would do in SketchUp – but be faster and more precise. BricsCAD BIM combines in one product the most advanced 3D sketch modeler with full IFC certified BIM functionality. It allows you to work through all the typical design stages without leaving the .DWG platform. Gent, Belgium: November 2, ...

What’s Inside the Upcoming BricsCAD V17 Release?

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BRICSYS previews new 2D/3D DWG functionality in BricsCAD® V17, BIM for BricsCAD® (Building Information Modeling), and industry leading Sheet Metal for BricsCAD®  at its BIC Conference in Munich, Germany. With the BMW Welt grand auditorium in Munich filled to the walls with BricsCAD synergy partners, application developers, and strategic customers, BRICSYS highlighted what's coming in the November V17 release of BricsCAD.   New and improved 2D and 3D features in ...

Geo-location of addresses in AutoCAD and BricsCAD using Google Maps APIs

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Here's how you add list of addresses as points (Blocks) on an existing AutoCAD or BricsCAD citydrawing using Google Maps APIs for geo-location. The process is also supported by a small application developed using VBA in Excel and applying these APIs to get the Latitude and Longitude from the list of addresses. The process works as follows: Excel In the first three columns the user can enter the name of the Street, the ...

OpenStreetMap “classic look” in AutoCAD and BricsCAD

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Although the ‘Spatial Manager’ applications include many Background map models that can be chosen directly when you need to display them, you may be interested in access to many others maps available around the world. The “classic look” map of OpenStreetMap cannot be freely distributed within an app but you will see in this example how it can be configured in ‘Spatial Manager’. Spatial Manager allows you to set up any “User map” in a simple and easy way. You only need ...

Moving smoothly from CAD to BIM

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Moving from CAD to BIM can be smooth, affordable, user-friendly and within the same environment and the same file format you already use. No need to start from scratch. In the construction industry, design teams and CAD users from all over the world know that, sooner or later, they will have to move from CAD to BIM (Building Information Modeling). Many countries have already adopted a national strategy to implement ...

LVD includes BricsCAD Sheet Metal in new CADMAN-SDI module

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CADMAN-SDI simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import and calculation of cost drivers. CADMAN-SDI now includes BricsCAD® Sheet Metal, a robust 3D direct modeling CAD package. BricsCAD allows the 3D drawing to be reviewed in detail, modified or corrected as required. LVD Company nv has added a new module to its CADMAN® Suite of programming and shop management software. CADMAN-SDI (Smart Drawing Importer) simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import ...

CAD REBEL™ announces availability of Spatial Manager™ 3.2

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‘blocks’ enhancements New Import & Export tools and options for AutoCAD and BricsCAD users who can now take greater advantage of the Blocks information in the drawing. Importing: the Block names can now be selected according the value of a field, allowing you to automate different Block insertions. Exporting: you can now opt to Export the Name of the Block references, besides its Attributes, as it can be vital information ...

VIDEO – LISP Scripts for BricsCAD Sheet Metal

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The BricsCAD LISP API for Sheet Metal allows you to write very powerful scripts which can save you a lot of manual processing work and increase your productivity. In this video we demonstrate a customizable lisp script to automatically unfold all sheet metal parts. The .step file of the sheet metal part was first imported using the BricsCAD Communicator module. The model contained numerous sheet metal parts of a different thickness. Other programs would …