November Newsletter


Skyline Certification in Conjunction with 

AU Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada

BSD will be hosting a Skyline Certification class on December 4th and 5th! Please let us know if you will be in Las Vegas during the week of Autodesk University, we would love to see you!!!

Please RSVP to Stephanie McMath at



Where: RHUMBAR at the Mirage

Las Vegas, Nevada

When: Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

 Please RSVP to Stephanie McMath at 


BSD Client Christmas Party!

Come join us for some great industry conversation and jolly merry making! Spouses welcome!

What: BSD Annual Client Christmas Party!!!

When: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Where: The Loon Room at the Flying Saucer,

Sugar Land Town Square

Please RSVP to Stephanie McMath at 


New in Lightning!

-Multiple alignments per route

-Faster sheet generation

-Soil data in profile with polygon symbols

-Display depth of cover with polygon symbols

-Routes no longer require measure values

-Work in ArcMap while Lightning is open

-Edit Tiles while Lightning is open

-Equation Stationing

-Slope Stationing

-Invert Y axis on profile (integrity)

-Scan elevation data from a DEM

-Easier to move projects between Lightning and Skyline

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New in Skyline!

-Customizable Surfaces

-Surface Features from Xings

-Whitespace management for the Material band

-Whitespace optimization for the Material band

-Improved Import DDF function


Open Skyline Training

Tuesday - Thursday

December 17 - 19, 2013

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

BSD Consulting Office

Sugar Land, Texas