Posts Tagged ‘xyz’

Place a mesh from Surveyors Data

7 December 2017 Soto 7 Comments
ArchiCAD, ARCHICAD 20, Tip of the Day

If you have a coordinates file with the points of the site mesh either as a text file (txt) or xyz. You can place that mesh easily in ArchiCAD: ARCHICAD 20 File>Interoperability>Place Mesh from Surveyors Data…… AC 16 to 19 Design>Place Mesh from Surveyors Data…    


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Simple mesh creation

13 September 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

In ArchiCAD 17 you now have the ability to create a mesh by importing your surveyors data. All you need to do is make sure that your surveyor supplies your the information in either a .TXT or .XYZ file format. Once you have this information, simply go to Design>Place Mesh from Surveyors Data… In the

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Importing a surveyors XYZ file using Site + Massing tool

30 April 2013 Jonathan Breen 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Sites+Massing, Tip of the Day

Surveyors often produce various file format for the terrain that they have surveyed. One common format is .XYZ Luckily the Cadimage Sites + Massing tool has created a function where you can import an XYZ file directly to a mesh. One thing to note is that often the surveyors will export the file in Unicode

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