• Save the Date - Trimble Business Center - Power User Group - Europe

    2/11/20 12:00 AM
      Due to "Popular Demand" and repeated requests from our Geospatial and Construction Distribution Partners, we have finalized the venue and dates for the first Trimble Business Center - Power Users Group me...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
    Save the Date - Trimble Business Center - Power User Group - Europe
  • Best Practices for Modifying a TTM

    I had to adjust an old mode lthis morning that either myself or one of my colleagues prepared 4+ years ago. I did not have the original data but I did have the ttm that we provide to the field crews. I needed to adjus...
    Patrick L'heureux
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  • US Feet Color Range Mapping.zip

    This is a set of Color Range Mapping Files for Cut Fill Maps that emulates the Agtek Color Scheme over different Cut and Fill Ranges
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Is it possible to use smart text to show the volume of a surface?

    I am hoping to use smart text to cut down on the time it takes me to interrogate surfaces that I create for house foundations.   I'm hoping that there might be an easier way than running a stockpile/depression r...
    Matthew Pitt
    last modified by Matthew Pitt
  • How to Set Up TML Status and Access Rockpile Solutions TMLs.docx

    This document describes how to download, install and set up the Rockpile Solutions TML Status application. The application will manage all of your TMLs and notify you when new ones become available or when existing on...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • BB - Power Hour Dec.zip

    Here is the Completed Project that we went through in the CEC December 2019 Power Hour if you want to try running the processes yourself following along to the video recording of the event.   The Power Hour cove...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Vertical Design Tools and Breakline Approximation Parameters

    First go around with the Vertical Design tools and I have a question regarding break ine approximation parameters.   When changing breakline approximation parameters - maximum sampling distance settings, it appe...
    Matt Voge
    last modified by Matt Voge
  • Surface By Elevation

    When did the default color scheme flip for Shade By Elevation?  Red used to be low.  Can we change the Default back?  Help still shows Red as low...  
    Tim McCann
    last modified by Tim McCann
  • Can a vertical alignment start after the POB of the HAL?

    Regarding this, the vertical alignment in question starts in a vertical curve with the VPI being 11 feet from the start. In other words, while the vertical curve is 680' long, only 351 feet of it are actually part of...
    David Bonds
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  • Isopachs at intersection of two surfaces

    How to create isopachs at intersection of two surfaces?   I need to create a line string that represents cut/fill line and additional strings at a specified interval that represent height difference between two ...
    Marian Plucinski
    last modified by Marian Plucinski
  • APAC Region - Power User Group (PUG) Training for TBC Users

    11/17/19 5:00 PM
    Save The Date! Asia Pacific Regional Power User Group (PUG) Training Trimble Business Center - Construction November 18th - 20th 2019     When / Where Is The Event? Trimble is pleased to announce a...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
    APAC Region - Power User Group (PUG) Training for TBC Users
  • Plotting Cross Sections

    I was given existing ground surface then did a topo of a section of road built. I want to plot cross sections every 50', horizontal scale to be 20 and vertical to be 10. I am trying to figure out the correct way of ad...
    Pablo Giraldo
    last modified by Pablo Giraldo
  • Ned help with plans presenting differences from projected surfaces

    Hi!    I need your help here and i think there is a answer but i cant figure out how to do it and none of the videos for projected surfaces show med how to do it.    The job is to correct present t...
    Fredrik Bergstrom
    last modified by Fredrik Bergstrom
  • Color Mapping

    I often use color mapping templates that Alan posted a while back. I found that sometimes the max/min elevation sets itself to the elevations in my surface, and sometimes defaults to a different elevation (-174' min 1...
    Matthew Judice
    last modified by Matthew Judice
  • Projected surfaces cut n fill maps

    Hi!   Im trying to do a cut n fill map from 2 projected surfaces (with the same plane) but i only get some strange edgy c/f surface. Anuyone know what i am doing wrong here? I have done this before but that was ...
  • Is there a way to create a best-fit profile based off a road surface?

    I've got a scanned road surface from which I want to derive a profile/vertical alignment so I can verify slopes and K-values along the road. I know I can elevate a linestring to the scanned surface and turn it into an...
    Mickey Kocemba
    last modified by Mickey Kocemba
  • Corridor by Phase

      We are begining to being ask to run earthwork quantities by Phase (road/highway projects).  I have found to add the subgrade material to another material to have a combine total subgrade surface.  Thi...
    Francisco Guerrero
    last modified by Francisco Guerrero
  • Feature Request: Entering Levels by "From Surface Snap"

    Can the Point select pick box be active directly - ie without having to select it - currently I have to activate it by selecting with the mouse..    
    John Mill
    last modified by John Mill
  • How do I create a surface that matches the plane of a dual plane laser?

    I am trying to create a surface in TBC that will match the surface created by a dual plane laser.  The red point below is where the elevation is set  (Bench elevation at this point is 100 ft).  The lase...
    Matt Eklund
    last modified by Matt Eklund
  • Intersection Template

    HI, I am trying to create an intersection after watching Trimble's Youtube video. I am having trouble with finding or creating an intersection template. Would anyone be willing to share their templates for interstecti...
    Ken Bork
    last modified by Ken Bork