What's the difference between softened and smoothed? How do you control whether a line is hidden or softened? This Skill Builder will explain the difference between these properties and show you how to control them. Download model here.
What's the difference between groups and components? Why use one over another, and can they really have an ...
We’re proud to announce a SketchUp integration with the new Scan Essentials extension from Trimble.
Nick Sonder gives us an exclusive peek into his SketchUp and LayOut process for creating beautiful, completed sets of detailed construction documents.
Your toolkit of essential shortcuts and must-have extensions to get you on your way.
We sit down with McCarthy Building Companies’ VDC Manager, Shannon Lightfoot, to discuss how they leverage Trimble across the entire lifecycle of their construction projects.
Introducing our series on LayOut! Don't worry you don't have to watch them all to understand LayOut and use it: pick and choose what you want to learn. In this video, we show you how LayOut is set up
Many people think that printing is restricted with SketchUp Make, but you can print directly from SketchUp and to any scale. We'll cover the basics to know when printing from SketchUp, how to adjust
Working remotely (from home or otherwise) can either be a dream-come-true, not-so-ideal, or your standard work mode. We've got some collaboration tricks that will help you work.
Technology can transform and increase efficiency in key stages of a construction project. Some of these stages include RFP (Request for Proposals), pre-con, bidding & awarding, and final construction.
The job site is changing - fast, which means work needs to happen fast, on the go, and in real-time.
Dynamic components aren't something that will fit into one Skill Builder. This is part 1 of our dynamic components series. In this video, we will dive into what dynamic components are and give you a l
Executing fast-paced construction projects requires expertise, clear communication, and the right tools. Learn how Barton Malow uses technology to demonstrate a thorough logistics plan, win bids and..
Have you used Trimble Connect in your SketchUp workflow? In this Quick Win, we go through the Trimble Connect toolbar.
Can you build a six-story, wood-framed building in SketchUp? Yes, you can. Just ask John Brock, custom home builder, and designer.
In this two-part interview, we introduce Trilogy’s approach to using a virtual model as the basis for project management across architectural, interior design, engineering, and construction.
Deliver constructible models using a connected, content-enabled workflow.
Northpower Stålhallar, a construction company based in Sweden builds industrial warehouses using SketchUp from concept design all the way to the construction phase.
For years Mortenson Construction has been an industry leader in using technology to improve customer experiences and build world class facilities. We paid them a visit to check out some of the gorgeou
This is part 2 in our Dynamic Components series. In this Skill Builder, we're going to build upon part 1 and create a dynamic cube shape with different controls. If you haven't seen part 1 yet, chec
Applying agile to building design could potentially lead to great benefits for any discipline. This article explores applying agile methodologies to projects in the built environment.
Barton Malow heads toward its next century of success with the goal of reimagining the construction industry through innovation.