Calculating Earthwork

The following items are NEEDED:

For more details about the requirements for successfully running earthwork, see the "Rules" link above.

If using the seed Earthwork Input File, the following must be checked/modified:

The "seed" input file, V8_EARTHWORK.INP, can be found on the server at locations as shown below (works with both English and Metric cross section files):

...\PW_Resources\Bentley\GEOPAK\Input_Files\

The tolerance setting and the name of the cross section file must be adjusted correctly. A fragment is shown below:

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The Baseline, Job number and Station range must be adjusted correctly. A fragment is shown below:

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To calculate the earthwork volumes:

Select APPLICATIONS > GEOPAK ROAD > CROSS SECTIONS > Process Cross Sections or from the Road Tools icon as shown below:

If using the seed Earthwork Run, the following steps must be taken:

A seed earthwork run that is in sync with the criteria has been created under the ...\PW_Resources\Bentley\GEOPAK\Seed_runs\projdbs\user\ folder. The name of the file is FLH.004

Follow the steps below to use the seed earthwork run:

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