• Simple Printing

    When I do a takeoff I print the cut fill maps by using a plot box, rather than go thru the somewhat complex steps of drafting and dynaviews. The problem is all I get is a piece of paper with my cut fill map, and noth...
    ron fucinaro
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  • Offset Line and Side Slope Issue

    I am building an MSE Wall so I am using a lot of offset lines to get the different layers and lines. I keep offsetting lines and they will cut off the steps of the level pad on an angle instead of with a .01 offset on...
    Buck Lawson
    last modified by Buck Lawson
  • QUESTION USING VERTICAL DESIGN TOOLSET

    BASIC ROAD WITH 8" VERTICAL CURB USING THE VERTICAL DESIGN TOOLSET.  WHEN APPLYING A "SURFACE TIE" IT TIED TO THE EXISTING GRADE IN A WAY THAT WAS SIMILAR TO THE SHAPE OF MY VERTICAL DESIGN.  ANYONE ELSE SEE...
    john west
    last modified by john west
  • Reproducible Bug - TBC Hang-up on "Machine Job Site Design" Export

    THIS ONLY OCCURS USING A 4K DISPLAY WITH TBC ON FULLSCREEN. I can make this happen in a brand new project from default template with no data in it. When I export a machine job site design every single time I enable MS...
    Samuel Egelhoff
    created by Samuel Egelhoff
  • Editing linestrings

    Hej!   I have a suggestion for the editing linestring-command. It would be nice to be able to continue adding horizontal segments between existing segments when you click the "Insert before current segment"-butt...
    Magnus Bengtsson
    last modified by Magnus Bengtsson
  • Issue exporting dxf

    I received the following issue when trying to export a dxf. I have not seen this before. The attached vcl contains the data I was trying to export.  I also revived this issue when trying to export a dwg.  
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Select by linestring

    A select by linestring function would be very valuable for takeoff and data prep. This would allow the user to create a temporary linestring and select anything that this linestring crosses.    Thank you! &...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Template & Object creation default settings

    Is there a way to set the default settings upon creation of say a surface? I have to change the properties of every new surface I create to my preferred properties. (For some reason all new surfaces are created with 2...
    steve schuler
    last modified by steve schuler
  • PDF Cross Sections to Takeoff Workflow

    In TBC v5.1 and earlier, the way to handle PDF Cross Sections was to use the Digitize Cross Sections workflow. This entails a time consuming process of scaling each section manually and then digitizing the surfaces fr...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • Trimble Business Center - Power Users Group 2020 - USA

    4/14/20 7:00 AM
    #   Trimble in association with Rockpile Solutions LLC are pleased to announce two Trimble Business Center Power Users Group (PUG) meetings for the North American customer base in 2020. The two events are as foll...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
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  • Where can I enter a fill factor or compaction factor?

    Coming from AGTEK and there is normally a fill factor associated with building pads, roads, etc.  Where can I account for this in TBC?
    Brian Sarvis
    last modified by Brian Sarvis
  • Earthworks Takeoff

    There are always a lot of questions about how to do Takeoffs most effectively in TBC. In this Blog I will try to capture some of the key Takeoff Workflows for you. Please ask Takeoff Questions here and I will try to a...
    Alan Sharp
    last modified by Alan Sharp
  • TSC7 Issues

    Majority of our crew that's using a TSC7 stumble into these common issues.   1. Whenever they do a full sync on certain projects, the error shown below pops-out and when they click 'OK', the application closes a...
    Karen Anne De Guzman
    last modified by Karen Anne De Guzman
  • Feature Request - Snap to Georeferenced image corners

    Is there a way to snap to georeferenced image corners? Outside of creating points at these corners, there isn't a quick way to create a boundary for this image snapping exactly to the image limits.   I tried mak...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Bug? - MSI - Material Textures

    If you save links to texture images in an external library, those links do not get imported when the materials are brought into a project.    Am I doing something wrong or is this a bug? If not please consi...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • how do you add a local site calibration from SCS900 to the Coordinate system Manager?

    If using SCS900 to create a site calibration what is the easiest way to add that local site to the Coordinate System Manager (current.csd)?    Also if exporting shape files does the local site need to be in...
    Michael Maier
    last modified by Michael Maier
  • Material Layers on Slope by Depth Table?

    I don't know if this is currently possible. I'm working on designing a road and I would like to be able to add Material Layers to the Slope by Depth table for reporting. IE. MSE Walls sqft Face, 2:1 slope, 3:1 slope, ...
    Erik Petersen
    last modified by Erik Petersen
  • Roadway model in TBC extends out 1200' rt but cuts off at 160' in scs900

    I built a roadway corridor in TBC, one template with a surface instruction. In some places the cross section is 1200' +/- on the right side. When the design goes into scs900 it cuts off the section at +/- 160'. Is the...
    Robert Barton
    last modified by Robert Barton
  • Feature Request - Drive Model

    TBC has the ability to drive an alignment but in other CAD software programs, you have the ability to drive the vehicle around wherever. Agtek and Carlson are 2 programs that support this.   The value in this is...
    Patrick L'heureux
    last modified by Patrick L'heureux
  • Machine Job Site Design Exporter BUG

    I am running into a problem or bug when exporting designs.   About half of the time when I select Machine Job Site Design exporter from the Export menu under construction TBCfreezes completely. I am left with no...
    Dane Myran
    last modified by Dane Myran