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Inspiring Landscape Sessions at the 2018 Design Summit

Posted by Kamica Price on 8/9/18 3:13 PM
Landscape design professionals, there are a variety of sessions planned just for you to attend and participate in at this year’s Vectorworks Design Summit. Take a look at some of the landscape-specific programming we have scheduled, and get ready to be inspired!   Read More

Topics: Edamarie Mattei, Backyard Bounty, Danilo Maffei, maffei landscape design, Martyn Horne, Vectorworks UK, Stephen Schrader, Holcombe Norton Partners, LODS, Heliodon tool, Bryan Goff, Eric Berg, Grey Leaf Design, Pacific Coast Land Design

You'll Want to Know How to Conquer Contours With These Site Modeling Tips

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 3/6/18 9:43 AM
The direct site model contour editing feature sparked a lot of positive feedback when it was launched last fall. It makes editing a site model easier than ever with improved site model settings and direct 2D contour editing, and users can modify each contour line as easily as editing a polyline.   Read More

Topics: site model contour editing, beta tester testimonials, beta testers, Holcombe Norton Partners, Stephen Schrader, Grey Leaf Design, Bryan Goff, Vectorworks 2018, Digital Terrain Model, Vectorworks Training, NURBS, Site Modifier

Get the Message: New 2018 Feature Shares What You Need to Know

Posted by Rowena Winkler on 1/10/18 10:20 AM
Need a way to stay on top of what’s new with Vectorworks without disrupting your workflow? Our new Message Center in Vectorworks 2018 can help. Read More

Topics: Message Center, Vectorworks 2018, alerts, Stephen Schrader, Holcombe Norton Partners, Cory Pattak, Ion Webster, Pults & Associates LLP

Conquer More with Better Collaboration

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 5/9/17 11:31 AM
With the pressure on landscape architects to design for higher sustainability standards, effective teamwork is more crucial than ever. To help you meet these demands, Stephen Schrader, associate landscape architect at Holcombe Norton Partners, Inc., explores case studies that highlight how best to coordinate with civil and architectural plans in the on-demand webinar, “Collaborative Workflows for Landscape Architects,” worth 1 LA CES PDH. You’ll also learn how to use the smart tools available within Vectorworks software to help you increase efficiency and reduce errors in calculations. Read More

Topics: 1 LA CES HSW PDH, Case Studies, collaborative design, Collaborative Workflows for Landscape Architects, continuing education, Continuing Education Credits, Holcombe Norton Partners, HSW, Inspiration Page, LA CES PDH, Landscape, landscape architects, Stephen Schrader, sustainability, webinar

Grow Your Site Information Modeling Skills and Earn 1 LA CES HSW PDH

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 8/16/16 11:16 AM
With the increasing importance of landscape ordinances and green building codes, landscape architects are now required to submit more drawings, make more edits, and keep track of more data than ever before. Now you can learn more about best practices for meeting these growing demands in a webinar worth 1 LA CES HSW PDH, “Augmenting Landscape Architects’ Design Workflows with Information Modeling.” Read More

Topics: 1 LA CES HSW PDH, Augmenting Landscape Architect’s Design Workflows, BIM, Building Information Modeling, continuing education, Continuing Education Credits, Holcombe Norton Partners, Inspiration Page, Landscape, reports, smart objects, Stephen Schrader, sustainability, webinar, Worksheets

Find Out What’s New in the Design Industry with This Accredited Webinar Series

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 6/14/16 11:27 AM
Explore cutting-edge developments in the world of design with our ongoing, accredited New Technologies webinar series taking place throughout the summer. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, 3D scanning, AIA LU, Augmenting Landscape Architect’s Design Workflows, BIM, Community, continuing education, Education, Energos, François Lévy, From Point Cloud to Documentation, Holcombe Norton Partners, Introduction to Energy Modeling Using Energos, Jacob Dale, LA CES HSW PDH, Landmark, Lévy Kohlhaas Architecture, New Technologies, Organic Prototyping with the Subdivision Tool, Planet Vectorworks, point cloud, resources, Stephen Schrader, Tangably, Vectorworks 2016, Vectorworks Architect, webinar, webinar series

Case Study: Designing Sustainable Landscapes with Smart Site Objects

Posted by Pete Hicks on 5/25/16 11:31 AM
Environmental sustainability begins with individual designers using careful calculations to make informed decisions about their projects. And for the full-service landscape architecture team at Holcombe Norton Partners, achieving sustainability certifications for their sites centers around the use of data-rich models and intelligent worksheets. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, BIM, Case Study, Digital Terrain Model, DTM, Holcombe Norton Partners, inspiration, Landmark, Landscape, Landscape Architecture, LEED, site information modeling, SITES, Stephen Schrader, Success Story, sustainability

Usability Improvements Make Landmark 2016 a Must-Have Release

Posted by Guest Author on 10/29/15 11:49 AM
By Stephen Schrader, PLA, ASLA, Associate Landscape Architect at Holcombe Norton Partners, Inc. Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Community, Hardscape tool, Holcombe Norton Partners, Landmark, Landmark 2016, Landscape, Object Info Palette, Project Sharing, Site Modifier, Stephen Schrader, Subdivision Surfaces, Vectorworks 2016

Learn from the Best at the Vectorworks Design Summit in Philadelphia this April

Posted by Pete Hicks on 3/4/15 10:58 AM
Do you dream of transforming the world? Then join a community of visionaries at the 2015 Vectorworks Design Summit on April 27-29 at the Sofitel Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. Attendees across all design disciplines will benefit from thought leadership sessions, engaging breakouts, product development insight, and more. Plus, you'll get a chance to network with Vectorworks software engineers, power users, third-party partners, and other professionals, walking away with proven workflow successes, improved skills, and all you need to dazzle your next client! Read More

Topics: 3D Modeling, Adrian McGregor, Architecture Is Fun, Asite, BIM, Biplab Sarkar, Bluebeam Software, Bogdan & Van Broeck, Community, Education, Exhibit Logic, Holcombe Norton Partners, Leo Van Broeck, LEVENBETTS, MAXON Computer, McGregor Coxall, MORRIS, Philadelphia, Planet Vectorworks, ROJO Architects, Sean Flaherty, Sofitel Philadelphia, Synchro Software Ltd., The Small Group, third party partner, Vectorworks Design Summit

Vectorworks sponsors design competitions at PLANET Student Career Days and LABASH

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/28/13 6:17 PM
This month, we were proud to participate in PLANET Student Career Days at Auburn University and LABASH 2013 at the University of Georgia, two national events for landscape architecture, landscape design, and landscape design/build students in the U.S. Read More

Topics: 3D Exterior Landscape Design Competition, Auburn University, Community, Education, Holcombe Norton Partners, LABASH 2013, LABASH Design/Build Charrette, Landmark, Landscape, PLANET Student Career Days, Stephen Schrader, University of Georgia

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