• One Month Reminder for 2018, 3rd Quarter Meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis (TMC of STL)

    The next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis will be Thursday, July 12th.

    The meeting will be held at the Ameren office building (1901 Choteau, St. Louis, MO 63103.) and will start at 5:30 pm.

    Chuck Lawson will be back for a virtual presentation of “Optimizing your Design with Project Explorer.”

     

    If you would like to attend, please let me know so I can create a list for Ameren’s security, and…

    • Fri, Jun 15 2018
  • 2nd Quarter 2017 The Microstation Community of St. Louis

    Our next presentation will be one month from today, April 20th 2017, and will be at Ameren, 1901 Chouteau, St. Louis, MO  63103.

    Dave Hoerner will be going over 3D modeling for utilities.

    If you would like to attend, please let me know so I can create a list for Ameren’s security and also as a head count for pizza & soda.

    Keep in Touch

    Michael R. (Mike) Brown, EIT

    Principal Designer

    M3 Engineering Group P.C.

    • Mon, Mar 20 2017
  • 4th Quarter 2016 Meeting

    The next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis will be approximately one month away on Thursday October 6th.

    Dave Mayer will be doing a session on tips & tricks.

    The meeting will be at the Ameren building, 1901 Chouteau, St. Louis, MO  63103, and will start at 5:30.

    Let me know if you can make it so I can prepare an access list for Ameren security and also to get a head count for food & drinks.

    Hope…

    • Wed, Sep 7 2016
  • TMC of STL - 2016 2nd Quarter Meeting - Axiom's Microsoft Office Importer

    On Thursday April 7th Karl Bajzek, from the Chicago Parsons office, will be coming in to do a presentation on Microsoft Office Importer by Axiom.

    Here are some bullet points of what the program can do:

    • Easily and quickly import Excel spreadsheets and Word documents of almost any size, in a single paste.
    • Create stable, reliable links from data pasted in CAD files to Excel spreadsheets and Word documents.
    • Fit tall Excel…
    • Tue, Feb 9 2016
  • One Month to next TMC of STL meeting

    Here is a one month reminder for our next meeting on Thursday January 14th 2016

    It will be at the Ameren office building, 1901 Choteau, St. Louis, MO. 63103, and will start at 5:30 PM.

     

    Dave Mayer will be doing a virtual presentation on GIS Integration.

     

    If you would like to attend, please let me know so I can get your name on the list not only to get past security, but also to know how much food I need to bring.

     

    Please…

    • Tue, Dec 15 2015
  • One Month Reminder for 2nd Quarter 2015 TMC of STL meeting

    One month from today will be the next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis (TMC of STL).

    The meeting will be on Thursday, April 2nd,  starting at 5:30 PM and will be at the Ameren office building, 1901 Choteau, St. Louis, MO. 63103.

    Karl Bajzek, the CAD Director from the Parsons, Chicago office will be doing a presentation on a variety of programs that improve CAD productivity; including Projectwise and several…

    • Mon, Mar 2 2015
  • Recording from 08 Jan 2015 meeting and info on 02 Apr 2015 meeting

    Chuck Lawson created a recording of our last meeting which was done virtually using webex.

    The recording is at: https://bentleysystemsinc.webex.com/bentleysystemsinc/ldr.php?RCID=2da38c86c9ab11411f4c6588a0b3ec7b

    Here are the particulars for the recording:

    OpenRoads Training-20150108 2327-1
    Thursday, January 8, 2015
    7:33 pm | Central Standard Time (Chicago, GMT-06:00)

    Our next meeting will be on April 2nd.

    Karl Bajzek,…

    • Tue, Jan 20 2015
  • Next TMC of STL meeting in 3 weeks

    Three weeks from today is the next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis (TMC of STL).

    It will be at 6:30 pm on October 2nd.

    We will be meeting at Ameren U.E., 1901 Chouteau, St. Louis, MO 63013.

    Instead of having a presentation, we will be having a “Round Table” discussion.

    The last one we had was in 2012 and it created enough topics for most of the following two years.

     

    In addition to…

    • Thu, Sep 11 2014
  • 4th Quarter 2014 TMC of STL meeting

    Our next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis will be on Thursday, October 2nd.

    Instead of having a presentation, we will be having a “Round Table” discussion.

    The last one we had was in 2012 and it created enough topics for most of the following two years.

     

    In addition to coming up with topics for the quarterly meetings, I would like to discuss tracks for a Forum/Conference, possibly next…

    • Mon, Aug 4 2014
  • One Month until next TMC of STL meeting on July 10th 2014

    The meeting will be 6:30 pm at Ameren UE, 1901 Choteau, St Louis, MO. 

    Let me know if you can attend; so we get you in, past security and also plan for enough food. 

    My work email is mike.brown@parsons.com.

    Dave Mayer will be doing a virtual presentation on "Displaying Point Shapefiles in Microstation."

    For those who did not make out April of 2013 meeting, Dave will be giving a quick refresher on how Microstation…

    • Tue, Jun 10 2014
  • Projectwise at the April 3rd 2014 Meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis

    We are approximately one month out from our next meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis.

    Greg Harris & Marty Price from the Kansas City office of Burns & McDonnell will be giving a presentation on Projectwise by doing a sample project from set-up to finish.

    Here is the agenda they are planning to follow:

    • Project folder setup
    • Access control
    • Environments
    • Titleblock management
    • Plotting
    • Tue, Mar 4 2014
  • TMC of STL meeting tonight canceled

    I am canceling tonight’s meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis  (TMC of STL).

    Around noon the air temperature is expected to get above freezing, but the ground temperature probably won’t; there may be some ice accumulation.

    The other factor is that the sun is setting about an hour and a half before the meeting starts so there may be some re-freezing.

    Please be careful.

    Our next meeting is scheduled…

    • Thu, Jan 9 2014
  • Projectwise at the January 9th 2014 Meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis

    Greg Harris & Marty Price from the Kansas City office of Burns & McDonnell will be giving a presentation on Projectwise by doing a sample project from set-up to finish.

    Here is the agenda they are planning to follow:

    • Project folder setup
      • Access control
      • Environments
    • Titleblock management
    • Plotting
      • Dynamic
    • File Delivery
    • File Management
      • Version
      • Check-out
      • Export
      • Rules

    The meeting…

    • Tue, Nov 5 2013
  • October 3rd meeting of TMC of St. Louis

    Tom Stogdill, who presented a couple of the topics since we started again, will be doing a virtual presentation on I-Models & ODBC .

    The meeting will start a 6:30 pm at Ameren UE, 1901 Choteau, St. Louis, MO 63103.

    If you would like to attend, please let me know so I can add you to the list we give to Ameren's security; and also to help with a headcount for food & drinks.

    Please let me know if you have any…

    • Wed, Aug 7 2013
  • Program developed during our July 11th Users' Group meeting on VBA

    At our July 11th meeting Dave Mayer walked us through the basics of VBA and how to write a program to create a grid based on the number of rows and the number of columns entered into a dialog box and entering two opposite corners of where the grid would be placed.

    Asked Dave for a copy of the file we created, but instead Dave went "above & beyond" with a PDF explaining how the file is created and what each portion of…

    • Thu, Jul 25 2013
  • July 11th TMC of STL Meeting

    One month away from our next meeting.

    Dave Mayer, who came out and did our last presentation, will be doing a virtual presentation on Visual Basic & VBA .

    The meeting will start a 6:30 pm at Ameren UE, 1901 Choteau, St. Louis, MO 63103.

    If you would like to attend, please let me know so I can add you to the list we give to Ameren's security; and also to help with a headcount for food & drinks.

    You can…

    • Tue, Jun 11 2013
  • April 4th Meeting of The Microstation Community of St. Louis

    The next meeting of the Microstation Users' Group of St. Louis will be on April 4th of 2013.

    It will be 6:30 pm at Ameren UE again.  Let me know if you can attend; so we get you in past security and also plan for enough food.  My work email is mike.brown@parsons.com.

     Dave Mayer will be flying in from Detroit to do the presentation on "GIS & Microstation Interoperability."

    Dave has been identified as…

    • Wed, Feb 27 2013
  • 10 January 2013 Meeting

    The next meeting of the Microstation Users' Group of St. Louis will be on January 10th of 2013.

    It will be at Ameren UE again.  Let me know if you can attend; so we get you in past security and also plan for enough food.  My work email is mike.brown@parsons.com.

    In September we used a remote connection and went over what Descartes can do now.

    We are working with Amy Heffner to determine who can make it and what topic…

    • Thu, Nov 1 2012
  • 07 June Meeting Report

    We had a small turnout for out meeting on the 7th, but that was good since we were able to crowd around Tom Stogdill's computer after we determined that the projector did not work.

    Hopefully we will have a better one for the next meeting.

    The next meeting will be Thursday, September 6th.

     

    The frist half of the meeting we had a round-table discussion.

    From the round table, the following topics were brought up as…

    • Mon, Jun 11 2012