Hagerman Blog

4 International Airport Designs That Will Make Future Travel Better

Posted by hagermancompany on Jun 8, 2017 8:06:00 AM

Beginning in the 1920s, municipal airports were breaking ground around the world. Over the years, these airports grew into international hubs for the largest airlines and vital connections for travelers.

But somewhere along the way, perhaps in part because they had the advantage of being newer, other airports rose to the top in efficiency, convenience, technological advancement, architectural design, and overall enjoyable experience for travelers.

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Topics: Civil Design, Infrastructure

The Oroville Dam Crisis – Seen Through the Eyes of InfraWorks 360

Posted by Eric Chappell on Mar 2, 2017 10:22:21 AM

If you were following the news earlier this month you are aware of the situation at Oroville Dam in California, the tallest dam in the United States. Rising water in the dam prompted the evacuation of 188,000 people and had the attention of the entire nation and much of the world.  Operators of the dam were forced to use an overflow spillway and then the emergency spillway to bring water levels down and prevent water from flowing over the main dam.  Erosion damage took place as a result of using both spillways and there was much concern about a catastrophic failure of the dam. It was truly a crisis.

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Topics: Civil Design

Convert AutoCAD® Civil 3D® 2d Linework for InfraWorks 360 Use

Posted by Scott Hacker on Feb 9, 2017 10:04:00 AM

“I’ve done my conceptual layout in Civil 3D®, is there any way to bring 2d linework like parking stripes, etc. into InfraWorks for contextual use in my model?”  I’ve been asked this several times and the answer is a resounding “YES!”  Not only can this be done, but the process is short and easy.

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Topics: Civil Design, Tips and Tricks