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CAD Services From Graitec

The Graitec professional services team provide a very diverse range of CAD Services to both a local and international clientelle.

Sometimes a clients cad services requirement can be a fairly straight forward 2D drafting projects or even 3D visualisations and animations, but the team also increasingly get asked to help local businesses deliver complex CAD projects across many industry sectors.

This section of our blog will highlight some of the projects the CAD services team have already been involved in, but if you need help with a project yourself please do not hesitate to give us a call to see how we can help you too.

Emma-Louise Osbourne

Creating a Bridge Flyover Animation for Mabey

Creating a Bridge Flyover Animation for Mabey
The start of 2018 has seen the Graitec Design and Vis team very busy with a number of different projects. One of those exciting projects was an animation for the building and positive impact of a flyover on a busy real-life city junction in East Africa by a company named Mabey, a leading international bridge and engineering specialist. The brief was to produce an animation that depicted the junct...
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James Wood

Creating an Animation for Highwood Homes – North Stoneham Park

Creating an Animation for Highwood Homes – North Stoneham Park
Here at Graitec we were tasked with creating an animation for Highwood homes. Highwood was founded over 30 years ago as a privately-owned company with a commitment to acquire land selectively, build sensitively and sustainably whilst setting benchmarked standards of design and construction. The project in question was a new site in Eastleigh called North Stoneham Park, the site is set within a his...
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Emma-Louise Osbourne

Model Optimisation Services at Graitec

Model Optimisation Services at Graitec
Many of the visuals we produce here in the Graitec Design and Vis department involve the use of mechanical models, whether this be for product visuals, animations or virtual reality. When these models come to us direct from the customer they will have been modelled to a high degree of detail and accuracy in either Inventor, Sketch Up, or another 3D modelling programme. When we convert the models i...
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Greg Benson-Shettle

New AutoCAD File Format For 2018

New AutoCAD File Format For 2018
The release of AutoCAD 2018 saw the introduction of a new AutoCAD file format for the first time in five years. Historically, we have only had a new file format every three years, so this was quite a big break. For some AutoCAD users, the AutoCAD 2013 file format is all they have ever known and this change has been a bit of a shock. This prompts a big question - which file format should we us...
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Ian Robinson

Oops! How to correct an error in AutoCAD

Oops! How to correct an error in AutoCAD
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 accidentally deleting something and not noticing. One of the reasons for this in Civil 3D is that in order to get to the tools for any object, the quickest way is to select the object - you can then use the too...
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