Leo Lavayen

Civil Applications Expert<br><br>As an Applications Expert, Leo is responsible for supporting, training and implementation of software for survey and civil engineering professionals. He has more than 17 years of experience helping large and small, public and private clients in the eastern United States.

  • Civil 3D: Design Visualization using Multiview Blocks

    Civil 3D: Design Visualization using Multiview Blocks

    Continuing to explore some Autodesk Civil 3D surface commands, we will be exploring the Move Blocks to Surface command.

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  • Civil 3D: Surfaces using Block with Attributes

    Civil 3D: Surfaces using Block with Attributes

    Building a Surface from Block Data with Attribute Elevations.

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  • Civil 3D: Expressing Elevations on 2-tier Structures

    Civil 3D: Expressing Elevations on 2-tier Structures

    Creating custom labels to calculate needed structure values.

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  • Civil 3D & Navisworks: Checking for Pipe Clearances

    Civil 3D & Navisworks: Checking for Pipe Clearances

    We often get the question "How do you check clearances between civil 3D Pipe elements?" In this article, we explore 3 options to solve the issue.

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  • Civil 3D: May the Forced Label Be with You

    Civil 3D: May the Forced Label Be with You

    Forcing Civil 3D labels to inside (below) or outside (above) with a setting.

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  • Civil 3D: Disabling Dynamic Heights for Annotations

    Civil 3D: Disabling Dynamic Heights for Annotations

    Creating Expression to counteract the Civil 3D Labels Dynamic Heights

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  • Civil 3D: Oops Deleted FG Profile

    Civil 3D: Oops Deleted FG Profile

    Pulling Profile Data from One Drawing to Another via LandXML

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  • Civil 3D: Masked Iron Pins in Line Labels

    Civil 3D: Masked Iron Pins in Line Labels

    Using curved wipeouts in blocks to hide elements behind a block in AutoCAD or Civil 3D.

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  • Civil 3D: Dynamically Spaced Line Labels

    Civil 3D: Dynamically Spaced Line Labels

    Here are a few ways to customize Civil 3D Labels, with examples of a double component label.

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  • Civil 3D Grading Optimization and Project Explorer Tools35:25

    Civil 3D Grading Optimization and Project Explorer Tools

    See how to use Civil 3D's new Grading Optimization features for iterative design as well as how to manage content using Civil 3D Project Explorer.

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  • Civil 3D - Issue: Pipe Length (Center vs Walls)

    Civil 3D - Issue: Pipe Length (Center vs Walls)

    When labeling Civil 3D Pipe lengths have options for Center to Center or Inside Walls.

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  • Civil 3D: Expressing Curve Delta (General vs Parcel)

    Civil 3D: Expressing Curve Delta (General vs Parcel)

    When labeling Parcels or Alignment segments, Civil 3D has a shared option for label styles. It can pull from Parcel/Alignment or General collection for label styles.

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  • Civil 3D: Expressing Pipe Slopes (2D vs 3D)

    Civil 3D: Expressing Pipe Slopes (2D vs 3D)

    See how to create a custom pipe slope label that uses the 3D length in Civil 3D.

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  • Civil 3D: Create an Access Road6:41

    Civil 3D: Create an Access Road

    See how to create an access road from Existing road to a Proposed pad in Civil 3D. Often, videos on creating simple grading (pad, ponds, sites, etc..) miss how to access to the site. After getting a

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  • Civil 3D Structure Labels: Making the most of command settings

    Civil 3D Structure Labels: Making the most of command settings

    Creating Top and Bottom Structure Labels that can be dragged

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  • Civil 3D Label Styles: Tick vs Block components

    Civil 3D Label Styles: Tick vs Block components

    Civil 3D Annotation Components, Ticks vs Blocks

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  • AutoCAD Layer Tools in Civil 3D (Merge and Delete)

    AutoCAD Layer Tools in Civil 3D (Merge and Delete)

    Issues using the AutoCAD Layer Merge and Layer Delete commands in Civil 3D

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  • Filling in the Roadway Gaps:  Raised Median with Barrier (4 of 4)

    Filling in the Roadway Gaps: Raised Median with Barrier (4 of 4)

    Here the Median Flush with Barrier from the Tool Palettes Medians tab will be used

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  • Filling in the Roadway Gaps:  Raised Median with Crown (3 of 4)

    Filling in the Roadway Gaps: Raised Median with Crown (3 of 4)

    Here the Median Raised with Crown from the Tool Palettes Medians tab will be used

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  • Filling in the Roadway Gaps: Link Slope Between Points (2 of 4)

    Filling in the Roadway Gaps: Link Slope Between Points (2 of 4)

    Here the Link Slopes Between Points from the Tool Palettes Generic tab will be used

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