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Corona Alpha4 Renderer for 3DS Max

Corona Alpha4 Renderer for 3DS Max

By on March 18, 2013 in 3DS Max Plugins, Autodesk 3DS Max, News with 8 Comments

I want to give everyone a heads up that there is a new rendering engine on the scene that looks very promising. It’s called the Corona renderer. It’s fast, flexible, very easy to use and best of all it’s free!! Time is money and we all have precious little of both. This bad boy will [...]

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Invasion of the CAD Snatchers!

Invasion of the CAD Snatchers!

By on March 12, 2013 in Editorial, News, Plant Software with 3 Comments

So I am sitting there working away in my little corner on Friday when all of a sudden, the live chat room became engulfed in the flame (pun intended?) of heated discussion that involved the Intergraph Marketing Machine, Bentley’s OpenPLANT, and how Autodesk’s Plant 3D product intends to dominate mid level market at a time [...]

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The Microeconomics of Plant Design

The Microeconomics of Plant Design

By on January 13, 2013 in Editorial, News, Plant Software with 1 Comment

I have to admit to one thing: I really didn’t like the economics classes I had in college. Maybe it was the fact that I was broke most of the time and the concept of massive economies the size of nations was beyond what I was able to understand at the time. Fast forward to [...]

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The Dreaded Oracle Block Corruption Error

The Dreaded Oracle Block Corruption Error

By on December 13, 2012 in Database, Oracle, Smartplant with 5 Comments

Recently I was hit with the question: (paraphrasing) I just received the error “ORA-01578: ORACLE data block corrupted (file # 11, block # 410112)”. Is there another scenario you can receive this error, without it meaning physical corruption? If there is, I’ve never run into it. In my experience, this has always meant physical block [...]

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MAXScript: Find Area of Circle

MAXScript: Find Area of Circle

By on December 10, 2012 in Autodesk 3DS Max, MAXScript with 0 Comments

Here is a little script I whipped up in about 15 minutes last night out of pure laziness. My daughters homework was to find the area of a circle based on radius or diameter. There were quite a few problems and I didn’t want to have to do the calculations each time. So, I came [...]

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Introducing Shawn Ferris, DBA

Introducing Shawn Ferris, DBA

By on December 8, 2012 in Profiles with 6 Comments

So this Tyner guy invites me to contribute on his blog and I’m thinking, what could I possibly have to offer an engineering/design blog!? Then he starts bragging about his site’s statistics.. Over 100,000 members (dave: Did I say that?? It’s closer to 4,000 but if you round up…), 20+ million hits a year, blah, [...]

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AutoCAD Plant 3D Isometrics Tutorial

AutoCAD Plant 3D Isometrics Tutorial

By on December 10, 2011 in AutoCAD Plant 3D, Plant Software with 6 Comments

Autodesk Plant guru Joel Harris breaks down AutoCAD Plant 3D Isometrics for us into easy to swallow, bite sized chunks. Joel presented some of this material to a packed house at Autodesk University 2011. Click on the image to view the tutorial.

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3DS Max Design: How To Create A Great Looking Sky

3DS Max Design: How To Create A Great Looking Sky

By on October 5, 2011 in Autodesk 3DS Max, Tutorial with 8 Comments

In the following tutorial, we will create a skydome that accurately projects light onto your scene. This tutorial is based largely (entirely) from the master of Mental Ray rendering, Jeff Patton. This tutorial will take you to youtube–> 3DS Max Skydome creation – If youtube is blocked, try replacing “http://www.youtube.com” with “https://www.youtube.com” in order to [...]

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Announcing Autodesk Plant Design Suite 2012!!

Announcing Autodesk Plant Design Suite 2012!!

By on August 31, 2011 in AutoCAD Plant 3D, Autodesk, Featured, Plant Software with 0 Comments

  Why yes that is our beloved Project X on the cover. Suite! So, rather than post all the amazing features and benefits of Autodesk’s 2012 release of the soon to be industry leading Plant Design Suite. I decided to create a short video about it. You can find all of the answers to your [...]

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YouTube is blocked at your work?  Here’s the fix

YouTube is blocked at your work? Here’s the fix

By on August 11, 2011 in Editorial with 3 Comments

  So YouTube is blocked at your work? Try this, it worked for me… bad = www.youtube.com good = https://www.youtube.com This works for me on youtube, twitter, and facebook so far. You’re welcome.

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