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Fundamentals of Carlson Software


1 day

About the Course

About This Course

Carlson Software offers an extensive product line of desktop software solutions including Carlson Survey, Carlson Civil, Carlson Hydrology, Carlson Mining, Carlson Takeoff, Carlson Construction, and many more. While each of these applications has their own set of unique tools and functions, they also all share an extensive set of tools for setting up projects to store and organize project data, working with point data, working with digital terrain models, exchanging data with various other formats, as well as basic CAD drafting, editing and labeling functions. The mastery of these areas of commonality between all the Carlson desktop applications is the focus of this course.

About Carlson Software

Up your efficiency with the latest release of Carlson's Family of CAD Products. Carlson’s latest desktop software release brings users new features, increased speed, and more efficient workflows. Fully compatible with Windows 11, Carlson 2022 Software comes with the power of IntelliCAD 10.1, the newly-released update to CAD platform that brings increased speed and new features for Carlson users, and is also compatible with AutoCAD 2017-2022. The 2022 release also delivers powerful new features such as above ground feature extraction, as well as many other time-saving innovations and automated new features, as well as improvements to many major existing elements.

Topics Covered:

  • Navigate the Pull-down Menus and Ribbon Menus

  • Set up Carlson Software to use the Project approach

  • Work with Coordinate Files

  • Draw Points into the Drawing

  • Edit Points in the Drawing and External Point Database

  • Create Point Groups

  • Prepare Surface Data using Points and 3D Polylines

  • Create Surface Models

  • View and Edit Surfaces

  • Perform Surface Inquiries

  • Generate and Label Contours

  • Perform Basic Drawing and Editing in CAD

  • Import and Export Land XML Data

  • Work with Google Earth and World files

  • Work with Centerlines

  • Generate Linework Labels

  • Convert Carlson Point Blocks to Civil 3D Points

  • Convert Civil 3D Point, Surface, Alignment and Label objects to Carlson data

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