September 28, 2010

To be used with Trimble's range of site positioning and grade control products, a new, free, Web-downloadable software extension allows information from Autodesk's AutoCAD Civil 3D model to be directly imported into the Trimble Business Center-Heavy Construction Edition data management software. Minimizing the need to recreate design information cuts data preparation time and supports the faster delivery of design updates, which is a regular occurrence on highway projects, says Trimble. To download the AutoCAD Civil 3D Importer, visit or