Either you've been using AutoCAD® for many years to lay out your facilities and have lots of 2D data to represent your assets, or you are receiving 2D drawings from your suppliers that need to be 3D assets. Either way, you want to quickly reuse what you have already created to make your 3D assets. In this class, we will provide tips and tricks and show you the best techniques for creating 3D assets from 2D data.
- List strategies for how to make good factory assets
- Use 3D assets in Autodesk® Factory Design Suite
- Reuse 2D geometry to create 3D models
- Add intelligence to the new factory assets
Mike Jolicoeur is the Technical Product Manager for the Factory Design Suite. In his 14 year tenure at Autodesk, Mike has had roles as Senior Applications Engineer, Technical Account Manager for Global Automotive Accounts, and Product Designer for Factory Design Suite. His work experience includes mechanical design, facilities layout, process design, fixture design, and project management. Mike has a lot of experience in helping customers solve difficult problems using Autodesk tools. He has over 24 years of CAD design experience, and is fluent in AutoCAD, Inventor, Navisworks, Vault, and AutoCAD Mechanical, and has a good working knowledge of AutoCAD Architectural and AutoCAD MEP, as well as several other tools in the CAD industry.