Design Revolution at Carlson

CAD revolutionized design when it was first developed in the late 1950s, early ’60s, but there’s a ‘game-changer’ happening right now — get ready for the new revolution in design. If your teenager is like most others and spends hours playing with computer games, you might be able to stop worrying about his or her […] ...

Carlson and Road Construction Go Together

Big highway anniversaries this year – a look back and ahead The past 100 years have been the golden age of highway construction in the U.S. From individual road entrepreneurs to massive government highway projects, the creation of our highway network has been dramatic, linking our country with ribbons of gravel, concrete, macadam, and now, […] ...

Get a Perpetual License with Carlson

You’re Gonna Like Your Carlson Perpetual License Which is best for you, a subscription or perpetual license? According to Robert Green in his August 26, 2015, CAD Manager Column, Cadalyst, “…perpetual license ownership is more cost-advantageous over the long haul.” But, from January 31, 2016, on, for those who didn’t purchase (with required maintenance subscription) […] ...

Carlson: The Civil Choice

Fair Price… Full CAD… Free Support… this is what you’ll get with Carlson civil engineering software. When it comes down to it, the Carlson Civil Suite isn’t just easy to use, it provides much more than the competition. There are countless reasons to choose Carlson as your civil engineering software, but here are a few that we […] ...

Top Reasons for Choosing the Carlson Civil Suite

Break new ground in your civil engineering business when you use the Carlson Civil Suite — Carlson Works for You! Give it a try… For a free Carlson Civil Suite demo, just click above.   ...

Civil Engineering Software Minimizes Cut/Fill

Carlson RoadNETwork to the rescue… “The less dirt you have to move to build a road, the better.” That statement by Christian Smith, PE, principal of Beals Associates of Stratham, N.H., could be the single most reason the company is happy with their switch from Land Desktop to the Carlson Civil Suite. “My favorite is […] ...

Carlson Civil Suite for day-to-day CAD design

Keeping it Simple with Carlson Civil Suite “There are things that Carlson has that make it easier for us to do what we do. I don’t find that with other software packages,” says Jon Eakins, Senior Project Engineer for the Nau Company, a civil engineering firm located in Wake Forest, North Carolina. Eakins notes that […] ...

Moving from Land Desktop to Carlson

Finally time to replace your Land Desktop software? Are you among the civil engineering or surveying firms, designers, or CAD managers still clinging to your Land Desktop (LDT) 2009 or even 2007 or 2004 software? In fact, you’d continue using it but advancing technology is about to bump you off – it won’t work with […] ...

Trends in the CAD Software Industry: Subscription-Only vs. Perpetual Licenses

Why rent your software when you can own it? ...

Enhanced 3D in Carlson Civil & Hydrology 2015

Civil Engineers: Look for Enhanced 3D Options in Carlson Civil & Hydrology 2105 MAYSVILLE, Kentucky, U.S.A. (July 2014)—  The 3D Viewer in the newly released Carlson Civil 2015 allows users to apply textures, animation, surface updates, even record movies and import SketchUp objects. And, with the updated 3D Flyover in Civil 2015, any surface edits made […] ...