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MasterGraphics.aec Named a U.S. Reseller Partner for CyberCity 3D, Inc.

CC3D further expands MG.aec’s broad solutions portfolio for the AEC industries  Madison, WI.  – March 13, 2018 – MasterGraphics.aec (MG.aec), a leading systems integrator to the AEC, building and civil construction industries, today announced its new reseller partnership with CyberCity 3D, Inc.™ (CC3D). CC3D is a global...

2018 – The Year of BIM 360 Connectivity

Practical Steps for Connected Success in Your BIM/VDC Operation From the onset of the Building Information Modeling/Management era that took a foothold in the late 1990s, the vision has been to connect people, process, and technology throughout the project lifecycle. This begins with the concept to...

Digitizing the Construction Site with Bluebeam

Before breaking ground on a construction project there are many months, and possibly years, of planning and conceptualization of the final vision for completion. Models have been designed and planned carefully by the owners, architecture, and engineering teams, and the time has now come to...

Benefits Now, Pay Later – End of Year Financing Promotion

Our finance partner, Umpqua Bank, is offering two special promotions for the end of 2017. If you are planning your software or hardware needs for 2018, take into consideration these two offers that will allow you to secure what you need today, while being friendly...

Latest 3DR Site Scan Updates

3DR continuously works to improve their Site Scan application, and we wanted to share the latest with you: Improved Site Scan Field Since the announcement that Site Scan is now integrated with DJI drones last month, beginning with the Phantom 4 Pro. Now, they are working to...

5 Compelling Reasons to Add Reality Capture to Your Firm’s Design Workflow

As the popularity of reality capture grows among both horizontal and vertical construction industry enterprises, UAVs, laser scanners and most importantly, the photogrammetric and/or point cloud data they generate, continue to lead the pack as the go-to technologies. It’s easy to see why: Laser scanners,...

In Partnership with D3, initial.aec Expands PNW Office with New Client Manager

  Denver, CO – October 20th, 2017 In Partnership with D3, initial.aec Expands PNW Office with New Client Manager As part of the ongoing partnership between initial.aec and D3 Technologies, both firms would like to announce that Carey Smith has moved from D3 over to initial.aec. “Carey has been...

Consider These Points When Planning Your Company’s Drone Flights

As representatives of 3DR technology, initial.aec is often asked for advice - not only on how to use the 3DR SiteScan technology and UAS platform (either from 3DR or DJI), but, advice on how to prepare a safe, well-organized flight plan. Safety is a primary...

Introducing Perimeter Scan, Our Newest Flight Mode

By: 3DR   What if your drone could not only do topographic surveys, but also help you model your structure as it’s actually going up? For construction and engineering professionals who have been using drones on-site, this capability has been out of reach for too long. While drones...