The IDOT CAD environment is downloaded as a self-extracting file and can only be used with MicroStation software. See Support section for download.
The following are the guidelines and rules for CADD project data:
Navigate to Bridges and Structures CADD Downloads and Guidelines to view bridge related CADD Resources and navigate to District Standards to view specific drawings that pertain to IDOT districts.
IDOT's CADD configuration for MicroStation version 08.11.07.443 and GEOPAK version 08.11.07.566. There are various central office bureaus and nine district offices throughout Illinois. Consultants should contact the appropriate District Project Manager for project related information in conjunction to using MicroStation and GEOPAK on any IDOT contract. The configuration for this version of MicroStation and GEOPAK will not be updated. Please review the documents and text files included in each folder for historical details or modifications to programs and configuration files.
** Contact the District Office you are working for BEFORE
using this environment on any IDOT project **
IDOT's CADD configuration for PowerGEOPAK SS4 or MicroStation with GEOPAK Suite SS4. All district offices are currently using PowerGEOPAK version 08.11.09.873. There are various central office bureaus and nine district offices throughout Illinois. Consultants should contact the appropriate District Project Manager for project related information in conjunction to using MicroStation and GEOPAK on any IDOT contract. Periodic updates will be posted on this page; we recommend you sign up for the CADD Support subscription service under "Stay Connected" to be notified of updates to the CADD downloads. Please review the documents and text files included in each folder for historical details or modifications to configuration.
Summary of quantities spreadsheets with macros by letting.
IDOT ProjectWise WEB Client provides access to PWIDOT data source. If you do not have a login for ProjectWise, click here to register. For file upload or download instruction please click here. The version of ProjectWise Web Server that the department is currently running is documented to work with the following browsers:
• Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 (desktop and metro) • Google Chrome (latest) • Mozilla Firefox 13.x (latest)
• Safari 5.2 (latest)
• Google Chrome (latest)
* all supported Windows browsers are 32-bit only
* all supported browsers are expected to have the latest updates installed
* ActiveX is only available in IE 8, IE 9, and IE 10 desktop, therefore all other supported browsers will have limited Web Parts functionality
The IDOT CADD Support subscription service for consultants, local agencies, and other DOTs will allow information about updates or additions to be sent out in a more timely manner.
IDOT maintains separate web pages for both IDOT CADD Support, and Bridges and Structures CADD Support. When updates or changes are made to the CADD files they can be downloaded from these pages. The subscription service will provide a means to notify end users of these changes in order for them to download the latest versions and keep their IDOT CADD files up-to-date.
The service is an open list; therefore, end users need to register in order to receive electronic notification of changes and updates. A valid e-mail address and Internet access are required to register for the service.
You will NOT be notified of changes made to Highway Standards by subscribing to this service.To subscribe or unsubscribe, click on the link below and send the blank email that pops up. (Do not add anything to the subject line or to the body of the email).
Email your question(s) to IDOT CADD Support
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