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Autodesk Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

Autodesk Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press

Eric Chappell

ISBN: 978-1-118-91596-7

Aug 2014

75 pages

Select type: Paperback

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Description

Get up to speed on drainage design with Autodesk InfraWorks 360

Autodesk Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 Essentials offers an indispensible resource to InfraWorks' Drainage Design module. The module's interface includes tools that enable engineers to import and combine other data that goes beyond the base InfraWorks software. This book provides step-by-step instruction for creating new drainage designs, or adding detail to existing designs using InfraWorks 360. Filled with illustrative examples and robust design instructions, this book reveals how to best use the powerful tools and functions of the Drainage Design module, and includes information on analyzing profiles and setting up scenarios for various materials.

This Autodesk Official Press book covers the basics for creating proposals and design intent within the context of real site conditions, and shows how the software's cloud-based capabilities enable teams from around the globe to store, manage, and access models from desktop or mobile devices.

  • Includes an approachable introduction to InfraWorks for Drainage Design module
  • Filled with practical, real-world exercises and additional task-based tutorials that show how to become quickly productive with the software
  • Shows how to access the cloud-based 3D visualizations that allow designers and engineers to communicate and get better informed input
  • Offers a key resource to the technology that provides government and civil engineers the ability to fast-track infrastructure projects

Autodesk Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 Essentials is the introduction needed for accessing the specialized tools for analysis, design, and documentation of drainage design and storm water projects.

Introduction xiii

Chapter 1 Get ting Started 1

Understanding the Capabilities of Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 1

Watershed Analysis 1

Culvert Design 6

Drainage Networks 9

Quantities 10

The Drainage Design User Interface 11

Drainage Design Intelligent Tools 11

Drainage Design Asset Cards 14

Right-Click Commands 16

Drainage Properties 18

Exercise 1.1: Explore Drainage Design for InfraWorks 360 19

Chapter 2 Designing and Analyzing Drainage 23

Working with Watersheds 23

Understanding Watersheds 24

Creating Watersheds 24

Exercise 2.1: Create a Point Watershed 27

Exercise 2.2: Create Road Watersheds 31

Analyzing Watersheds 35

Exercise 2.3: Analyze Watersheds 38

Creating Culverts 40

Creating Culverts Automatically 40

Exercise 2.4: Create a Culvert Automatically 41

Creating Culverts Manually 44

Exercise 2.5: Create Culverts Manually 46

Editing Culverts 48

Editing Culverts Graphically 48

Exercise 2.6: Edit Culverts Graphically 49

Using the Culvert Asset Card 51

Exercise 2.7: Modify a Culvert Using the Culvert Asset Card 53

Analyzing Culverts 55

Exercise 2.8: Analyze a Culvert 56

Working with Drainage Networks 58

Understanding Drainage Networks 59

Creating Drainage Networks 61

Editing Drainage Networks 63

Exercise 2.9: Work with Drainage Networks 63

Index 69

Chapter 1 Dataset
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