It's February 1. For those of us here in Autodesk land, it's the start of a new fiscal year. We thought we'd start off with a bang! Point Cloud Feature Extraction for Civil 3D 2011 allows you to intelligently import, load, and extract civil-specific shape and geometry information from point cloud data in AutoCAD Civil 3D. You can download the technology preview now from the Autodesk Labs site:
As usual, the Labs site has some videos. For those without YouTube access, you can use Internet Explorer or Firefox to download the videos from my Buzzsaw site.
|Extract Road Features||ExtractRoadFeatures.avi|
|Create Ground Surface and Segment||GroundFilter&Segmentation.avi|
|Glimpse of AU demo|
Getting into shapes is alive in the lab.