EFLHD CADD Procedures Guide

Microstation CADD Procedures - V8i Edition

Chapter Description Date Version
Chapter 01
Introduction
Contains an outline of the Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Standards Manual and describes its intended use within EFLHD and the A/E consultants doing work for EFLHD. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 02
Directory Structures and
File Naming Conventions
Details where files should be placed during the course of a EFLHD project. Included are the directory structures for Highway Design, as well as the directory structure for CADD resources. Details the proper naming of files created during the course of a EFLHD project. This includes project .DGN and .GPK file naming standards. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 03
MicroStation Basics
Introduction to mouse settings, MicroStation Levels, the Reference File tool, and Models 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 04
Annotation
Contains the standards for the placement of text, including fonts, text size, and the proper use of the EFLHD resource files. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 05
Linestyles
Provides a description of each linestyle to be used on EFLHD projects.  Linestyle scaling, as well as the proper use of the EFLHD resource files. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 06
Color Table
Describes the proper EFLHD color table to be used. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 07
Cell Libraries
Outlines the cell libraries currently in use at EFLHD. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 08
Levels and Symbology
Outlines the proper placement of elements within MicroStation, including level, linestyle, color, and weight where appropriate. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 09
Reference Files
Explains the proper attachment methods and settings for reference files. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 10
Printing
Explains printing formats and how to create and use job sets of drawings to batch print and re-print. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 11
PDF Creation and Plan Delivery
Explains plan delivery policies and how to create. PDF files using different techniques. 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 12
EFLHD Standard CADD Procedures
Outlines EFLHD’s standard procedures for setup of all sheets in the Plans, Importing the Engineer’s Estimate, and Assembling Standards & Details 12/01/16 Revised

GEOPAK CADD Procedures - V8i Edition

Chapter Description Date Version
Chapter 01
GEOPAK - Basic
Outlines Geopak File Names, User Preferences, Project Manager, Horizontal Alignment, Vertical Alignment, Superelevation Shapes, Proposed Cross Sections, Construction Limits 07/6/17 Revised
Chapter 02
GEOPAK - EFLHD Procedures
Details GEOPAK Procedures for Plan & Profile Sheet Clipping, Cross Section Sheets, Drawing Graphic Elements Using D&C Manager 02/01/13 New Edition
Chapter 03
GEOPAK – Corridor Modeler
Guidance on exporting a 3D Model to LandXML. QC of the exported data and describes the 3D deliverables to the Construction office 03/16/16 New Edition
Chapter 04
GEOPAK – GIS
Working with GIS data in CADD. Set a GCS in CADD,georeference Google Earth images and view geotagged photos. 10/10/16 New Edition