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JOBS: Electrical CAD technician in AR, CNC lathe in WI
Monday, April 20, 2015
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  • InfraWorks 360 - How to Improve the Quality of Your Aerial Photos - download model from model builder, select imagery in data sources tab, click configure, raster tab before visiting Bing maps section to pick/change ground resolution of imagery, Cristina Savian, From the Ground Up, Apr 16, 2015

  • InfraWorks 360 - Model Builder - New Polygon Import Functionality - create new dwg file using Civil 3D, define coordinate system, turn on OnlineMaps, apply MAPPOLYLINETOPOLYGON to convert rectangle/closed polyline into polygon, MAPEXPORT to export polygon into .shp file, Cristina Savian, From the Ground Up, Apr 15, 2015

  • Slope Stake Report Through XREF - rename C3DReport.dll file to something else or move it to another location, locate C3DReport.dll in download zip file list, copy it to location where old report dll file was located, Christopher Fugitt, Civil 3D Reminders, Apr 16, 2015

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  • Revit Structure 2016 - New Features - major structural improvements are structural steel profiles, release and member forces, trusses, reinforcement features includes addition of host mark, category, count parameters, check special element for rebar that offers enhanced rebar performances, Autodesk Revit Structure, Apr 15, 2015

  • New Best Practices for Plumbing - add additional sheets to set, place vent view over waste view on same sheet, include enough sections, 3D views to provide required clarity needed to Revit drawing, David Raynor, AUGI Library, Apr 16, 2015

  • Merge Surface - ensure that topos overlap or share edge to make tool work, but if both topos overlap, merge will actually discard any boundary points that are within overlap in Revit, Landscape Architecture + BIM, Apr 16, 2015

  • Dynamo Barrel Vault Brace, Pt 6 - create new Dynamo graph or workspace, place adaptive components by points, add family type node in graph, generate pipeline for data from one node to other before running project in Revit, Richard Binning, Beside the Cursor, Apr 16, 2015

  • Easy Editing of Type Catalogues from Revit Using Microsoft Excel - start Excel application, open blank spreadsheet, import shared parameters text file into it, hit finish to bring catalogue in to easily editable Excel row, column format, Dennis Collin, CADline, Apr 17, 2015

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  • Develop3D Live Talks - Gian Paolo Bassi, CEO SOLIDWORKS - address ways to anticipate how shifts in technology, society creates enormous opportunities, challenges for engineering industry, Stephen Holmes, DEVELOP 3D, Apr 16, 2015

  • SOLIDWORKS EPDM Preview Tab Performance - open EPDM Vault view showing data card tab, check contents of preview tab, set EPDM display to default to faster performance BMP preview before setting ways to obtain both options of performance, Jim Krivoshein, InFlow Technology, Apr 16, 2015

  • Bicycle Frame Design Using SOLIDWORKS Simulation - optimize frame geometry, define shape of tubes using surfacing, static analysis before adjusting aerodynamic efficiency of tube shapes in SOLIDWORKS, Waleed Al-rabeh, HRS Blog, Apr 16, 2015

  • How Dimension the Undimensionable SOLIDWORKS Drawing - find, show sketch in drawing, add required dimensions before hiding sketch in drawing, Jordan Nardick, CATI Tech Notes, Apr 16, 2015

  • Show All Hidden Bodies and Components - activate ‘show hidden bodies’ command to temporarily remove visible geometry from view, apply show hidden components to make selected components visible even after command is exited in SOLIDWORKS, Sanja Srzic, Javelin Technologies, Apr 16, 2015

  • Grouping Annotations - select multiple annotation in drawing, group them so that they moves together when dragged, delete group or ungroup annotations to make them move independently in SOLIDWORKS, Jon Weston-Stanley, Solid Solutions, Apr 16, 2015

  • Status Bar - located at bottom of SOLIDWORKS window status bar provides information related to function being performed currently, Jon Weston-Stanley, Solid Solutions, Apr 16, 2015

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  • Bridge Design Engineer - Garver needs candidate with 2 years bridge design experience, knowledge of MicroStation, structural analysis, engineering, design, project management. North Little Rock, AR

  • Electrical CAD Technician - Garver needs candidate with knowledge of MicroStation, AutoCAD, engineering, design, CAD drafting. North Little Rock, AR

  • Sr Mechanical Engineer - The Hillman Group needs candidate with 6+ years mechanical design experience, knowledge of CAD designs, SOLIDWORKS, FEA, model making experience a plus. Tempe, AZ

  • Project Manager - Cirtec needs candidate with minimum 5-10 years experience, knowledge of CAD, project management, technical drawings, design, 3D model. Los Gatos, CA

  • Assistant Civil/Environmental Detailer - Burns & McDonnell needs candidate with minimum 2-3 years drafting experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation, GEOPAK, InRoads, Revit. Denver, CO

  • Sr Architect - Leo A Daly needs candidate with 12-15 years aviation experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, Deltek Vision, LEED a plus. Washington, DC

  • Manual Machinist - TAW needs candidate with 5 years machine shop experience, knowledge of CNC, milling, lathes, design, assembly, tools. Orlando, FL

  • Mechanical Engineer Intern - Loram has intern position for candidate with skills in FEA, AutoCAD, solid modeling, layouts, drawings, schematics, equipment, design. Carol Stream, IL

  • Assistant Civil Detailer - Burns & McDonnell needs candidate with minimum 5 years drafting experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation, InRoads. Kansas City, MO

  • Mechanical Engineer - STV needs candidate with 1-5 years experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, FEA, MicroStation, machinery, specifications, design. New York, NY

  • Mechanical Engineer - CHA needs candidate with 5+ years mechanical consulting engineering/design experience, knowledge of AutoCAD, analysis, HVAC, specifications. Syracuse, NY

  • Substation Engineer - STV needs candidate with knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, MicroStation, layouts, specifications, construction, project analysis. Douglassville, PA

  • Sr Tanks Designer - Bechtel National needs candidate with 5 years detailing experience, knowledge of MicroStation, AutoCAD, fabrication drawings, metals, engineering, GD&T. Houston, TX

  • CNC Lathe - Regal Beloit needs candidate with 1 year of machining experience, knowledge of CNC lathe, equipment, drawings, specifications, blueprints. Clinton, WI

  • CNC Machine Center Operator - Regal Beloit needs candidate with 1 year of machining experience, knowledge of CNC, blueprints, lathe, tooling. Clinton, WI

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