The FDOT Civil 3D 2019 State Kit was released on October 1, 2018. This is the third Maintenance Release for this product, however the description on the FDOT web site is incorrect and should read as follows: This is the install file for the third [Maintenance] release of the FDOT2019 Civil 3D State kit Software. […]
The FDOT Civil 3D 2019 State Kit was released on October 1, 2018. At this time there is no Installation Guide nor Release Notes on the web site. You can find the Installation Guide after you install the State Kit at C:\FDOT2019.C3D\FDOT2019-Civil3DStateKit-InstallationGuide.pdf (ready, fire!, aim) Please refer to the FDOTC3D2018 MR3 post for installation instructions […]
Your ability to view and navigate 3D models is essential to keeping up with technology. Your ability to verify the design specifications are met by the 3D model is very important. You do not need extensive CADD skills just the basic tools for navigation and checking dimensions, slopes, areas, and volumes. 3D models can help […]
The purpose of this article is to optimize the use of the Create Alignment from Network Parts command in Civil 3D. You will typically repeat this command for each pipe run you wish to display in a Profile View. There are many settings to preconfigure so each dialog box you encounter in the process will […]
The FDOT Civil 3D 2018 State Kit is now available (2017-12-22). You probably received this announcement from FDOT. FDOT2018 C3D 2018 & AutoCAD State Kit Release, (version 01.00.00) is now available. New release. Installation Guide and Download from: http://www.fdot.gov/cadd/downloads/software/FDOT2018CADDSoftware.shtm There are a few things you need to do to your existing installation of Civil 3D […]
Doug Medley and Brian Morse provided 2 days of Advanced Corridor Modeling on the FDOT Civil 3D 2017 State Kit (MR2). The focus is on Intersection Modeling and Driveway Modeling.
If signing and pavement markings are “your thing” then you will be interested to know the Florida Department of Transportation has just issued their Traffic Engineering Manual The FDOT Civil 3D 2017 State Kit has a Sign Tool and a Pavement Marking Tool. Check out the videos on how to use the Sign Tool and […]
The Complete Streets initiative is the driving force behind changes to the Design Manual. The documented design practices needed many revisions in order to conform to the recommendations found in the Complete Streets Implementation Plan. Designers should take the time to become familiar with Complete Streets thought processes that will help you make better design […]
Enough Seuessing around…get your project funded and use the FDOT Civil 3D 2017 State Kit to plan it, design it, or build it. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is soliciting new proposals for funding Regional Trail System and Individual Trail projects through the Shared-Use Nonmotorized (SUN) Trail program for inclusion in the Tentative Five […]
Doug and Brian just finished another FDOT Civil 3D 2014 State Kit Training Class for Right-of-Way Mapping Surveyors. So far we have a small library of FDOTStateKitPointandParcelLabelStylescreated as needed for the training classes.