Ian is the Infrastructure Consultant with over 15 years’ industry experience. A certified Professional and Instructor, Ian consults, trains, presents and evangelises Geospatial, Civil Engineering and BIM solutions to a wide range of organisations in both the public and private sectors. Building Information Modelling (BIM) plays a big part in Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure (ENI) and the Autodesk solutions are at the forefront of this vital progression into the next level of Digital Engineering. Ian specialises in AutoCAD Civil 3D, Infraworks 360, Autodesk Vehicle Tracking, Recap 360, AutoCAD Map 3D and Navisworks. He also understands your Geospatial needs and advises on Digital Data and GIS infrastructure.
Ian Robinson

A Guide To Autodesk Infrastructure Data Sources

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Data Sources Many projects require some form of Digital Data, whether that be background maps, tree locations, Local Authority assets or environmental data. There are many sources for the Data that ca...
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Tying Into An Existing Road With AutoCAD Civil 3D

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With every road scheme you make in AutoCAD Civil 3D , you have to tie it into an existing road somewhere. This can be with a roundabout or a T-Junction, and in this Blog I’ll tackle it with a T-Juncti...
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Infraworks - Use The Data You Didn't Know They Gave You...

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So, they gave you this... And you need this... If you missed my latest Infraworks webinar, this is exactly what I showed, using the power of Spatial Data you didn’t know they gave you. I take the flat...
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Don't Install AutoCAD 2020. Read this first...

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It’s here… AutoCAD 2020 and this blog is going to tell you a few of the new things , but first we need to address the big news of last year’s release, just in case you missed it. I’ve been travelling ...
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A Guide To Civil 3D Junction Design

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We are often asked how to create a junction in Civil 3D . Well over the years, we have developed a great training programme that covers Roundabout Design, including the Stockdale Method for our UK cus...
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The AutoCAD Civil 3D 2019 UKIE Country Kit Is Now Available

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The AutoCAD Civil 3D 2019 UK and Ireland (UKIE) Country Kit is now available for download in the Autodesk Knowledge Network , and you can get hold of it by following the link. This is a much earlier r...
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How To Work With Ordnance Survey 1km Tiles For AutoCAD Map 3D

How To Work With Ordnance Survey 1km Tiles For AutoCAD Map 3D
I get asked this a lot… “How do I identify which OS Tile my site is on?”, which can affect users of AutoCAD Map 3D , which is now a part of AutoCAD 2019 subscriptions. This often happens when people d...
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Oops! How to correct an error in AutoCAD

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No, I’m not talking about the infamous Britney Spears number, I’m talking about correcting an error in AutoCAD that you’ve made. AutoCAD users, especially of Civil 3D , will be familiar with accidenta...
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A Guide to InfraWorks Smart Labelling

A Guide to InfraWorks Smart Labelling
So, you’ve seen lots of posts about Infraworks and all the clever things it can do. But sometimes, it’s the simplest things that can make a dramatic difference. Take labels for example. In Infraworks ...
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Use a single source for your Data with the AEC Collection

Use a single source for your Data with the AEC Collection
BIM discussions are often about the big picture and can sometimes seem a little over complex for the day to day work of the Engineer. So, to address this, let's take a quick look at connected data. On...
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