• CAD Editing Tips and Tricks

    As you dig deeper and deeper into TBC and use it for more and more tasks in your daily workload, you start to ask "how do I do this or that" when the tools that are provided may not do what you specifically want. In t...
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  • Image Management in TBC

    I am often asked for more detail on the use of Digital Globe Satellite Imagery in TBC - here are some FAQs and Responses   Question 1 Is TBC directly connected to the Digital Globe Image Server when you turn on...
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  • Trimble Library - Videos That Help You Learn

    One thing that I am finding when visiting customers around the US is that they have not heard of the Trimble Library. This is an awesome training and learning resource where we post a large number of training videos c...
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  • TBC v5.0+ Useful Resources

    In this Blog I am going to post any useful resources including the following types of information   Custom Menu Ribbons Custom Project Templates Custom Reports Custom Drafting Templates Custom MSI Libraries ...
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  • Trimble Business Center v5.10 Releases Today

    Trimble Business Center v5.10 Releases Today (May 31 2019)     The Trimble Business Center Version 5.10 releases to users today (May 31st 2019). The installation package will be available to all users by th...
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  • Happy Memorial Day Weekend

    I am checking out for a long weekend - apologies but I will get answers to your questions early next week after the break.   Just wanted to thank all of those people out there that are serving or have served in ...
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  • Working With The Forum

    All of the TBC Users out there that are using the forum as a reference, I am going to ask you to help me in my quest to give you better support and help on the product by using the forum to a greater degree going forw...
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  • Dimensions 2018 Follow Up

    A number of you asked me for a copy of my DImensions Presentations on Basic and Advanced Corridor Modeling, 2D Takeoff and Creating Project Deliverables. I enclose the presentations here for you all to download. It wa...
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  • Trimble Access Roading and TBC

    I am getting more and more questions relating to Trimble Access, and Roading especially so I am starting this Blog to try and capture the issues and responses and other useful tools to assist all you Contractors using...
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  • Customer Success Stories

    Attention all SITECHs out there ....   Every day I have discussions with SITECH staff about projects that we end up working together, where we are collectively solving customer project problems to get people up ...
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  • Showcase Your Project Work

    Attention All TBC Construction Users Out There   On a daily basis I see great work being carried out using TBC by you all, covering a wide range of activities for Data Prep, Takeoff, Site Survey and As Builts et...
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  • TBC Drafting Webinar Materials

    After the Drafting Webinar this week, I decided to capture the webinar as a series of shorter training videos and to provide you with a set of downloadable items that give you the building blocks to create your own Pr...
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  • Advanced Point Cloud Modeling Techniques

    I was working with some users yesterday on a large project that they are flying monthly with drones to create point clouds that they then use to create "Work In Progress" surface models for volumetric analysis purpose...
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  • TBC v5 Released

    With the release today of TBC v5 I am posting some information that may assist all those contractors out there move to the new version.   The enclosed Menu Ribbon Files may be useful to you these include the Sid...
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  • Site Modeling Tips and Tricks

    Today's Tip started out as a question from George Henry Schneider.   He was asking about how to model scenarios where e.g. a Layer or more of the subgrade Site Improvement beneath e.g. a Parking Area extends a d...
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  • Creating Points From Imported Solid Objects

    If you import iModels from Bentley and create "Component Mesh" objects, or import IFC data and create "BIM Objects" in TBC, and you need to create Points from e.g. the Corners of the solid objects, you can do this usi...
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  • Happy Christmas and New Year To All TBCers

      For all of you that have become daily readers / posters on the TBC for Construction Forum, I would like to thank you for your enthusiasm and motivation about the product and for learning / absorbing through th...
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  • TBC v5.0 Issues

    If you are having issues with TBC v5.0 please de-install TBC v5 and run the Clean up utility before reinstalling TBC v5.0. While I had never really used the Cleanup tool prior to the v5.0 release, the Geospatial Team ...
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  • TBC TMLs Forum

    If you haven't already checked this out, you should - you can get a number of "free" macro tools to use with TBC v5   The Macro Forum can be found at this link   Click Here   The following Macro's ar...
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  • Enhancement Requests

    f you are logging a request for an improvement - please use #enhancement request in the Tags in your question / post. That way it shows up in a list for product management and I dont have to tag your requests for you ...
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