• Power User Group 2.0 Training Materials

      After another successful PUG Power Users Group Conference in April, I am pleased to provide those of you that could not make it to Colorado with the Training Exercises that we went through at the event. I will...
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  • TBC Version, Build Numbers and Warranty Dates

    This Blog Post captures the TBC Version Numbers, Date of Release, Warranty Date and Build Number information as a reference resource.   Trimble Business Center   TBC Version Release Date Warranty Date Build...
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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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  • Advanced Corridor Modeling

    As I spend more time with Dealers and Customers, I have found that there are many things in Corridor Modeling that are either unknown or mis-understood. Over the next few weeks  am going to post some blog entries...
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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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  • The Best $30 You Will Ever Spend

    Get Yourself a Logitech G600 Gaming Mouse! Best $30 you will ever spend - Where have you been all my life .... Thank you Wayne Welshans - You just made TBC v5 at least 20% more productive. If you don't have one of t...
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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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  • Drafting Tools in TBC v5.0

    In this Blog I will start to capture "How Tos" for Drafting in TBC.   Point Labeling is a common request in TBC. There are two ways to Label Points in TBC. The first is a "Quick and Dirty" method, and is not desi...
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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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  • Buying a New PC to run TBC v5

    This is a common question - I am buying a new PC to run Trimble Business Center / Business Center - HCE, what Spec of machine should I purchase and where will I get the biggest bang for my Buck, Euro, Pound etc. The f...
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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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  • Troubleshooting TBC Installation Problems

    Installation and Operational Problems with TBC The following list are things that you can always try to resolve problems with TBC Installation or Operation. Below that you will find some typical support cases that ha...
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