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MicroStation Applications

The applications listed below have been developed for MicroStation and GEOPAK V8i.

The files referenced on this web page are intended to provide uniform CADD standards for organizations that perform CADD related services for ODOT using MicroStation and GEOPAK. Please review all documentation prior to installation/use. The professional shall have final responsibility for the accuracy of all input and output of computer-based applications.

Click on an individual file name in the list below to download the file.

Documentation for each file is available in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format by clicking on the PDF icon listed under each zip file. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed to view or print the documentation.

 

 MicroStation V8i VBA Applications

 
  
  
Description
  
  
  
ODOT_Add.zipODOT_Add
This application is used to add a column of selected text strings and place the total in the design file at a user specified location.
18 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_Add.pdfODOT_Add
Documentation
207 KB
ODOT_Balloon.zipODOT_Balloon
This application is used to place balloon references on plan sheets.
81 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_Balloon.pdfODOT_Balloon
Documentation
524 KB
ODOT_BarInfo.zipODOT_BarInfo
Using proposed standard bar-chart cells, BARINFO.MVBA provides automation for drawing and filling out rebar summary charts.
240 KB v14.07.1807-18-2014
ODOT_BarInfo.pdfODOT_BarInfo
Documentation
362 KB
ODOT_BridgeQuantityTable.zipODOT_BridgeQuantityTable
Application used to generate a bridge estimated quantities table.  This application replaces the bridge mode that was available in summary.ma, which has been retired.
411 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_BridgeQuantityTable.pdfODOT_BridgeQuantityTable
Documentation
611 KB
ODOT_BRSheetInfo.zipODOT_BRSheetInfo
Application that replaces the VB6 executable of the same name that was removed from service last year.  The new version works from within MicroStation, is much faster than the old, and is capable of operating upon the active file.
184 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_BRSheetInfo.pdfODOT_BRSheetInfo
Documentation
627 KB
ODOT_CellDistOffset.zipODOT_CellDistOffset
Used to place cells at specified distance and offset along a selected MicroStation element.
71 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_CellDistOffset.pdfODOT_CellDistOffset
Documentation
580 KB
ODOT_DirtCalc.zipODOT_DirtCalc
This application is used to measure areas and end widths on completed cross sections in order to assist the user to generate cross section seeding and earthwork quantities.
71 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_DirtCalc.pdfODOT_DirtCalc
Documentation
647 KB
ODOT_DrainageApps.zipODOT_DrainageApps
Applications used to draft existing drainage structure information on the plan, profile, and cross sections.  The following applications are included in the zip file:  ODOT_DrainagePlan1, ODOT_DrainagePlan2, ODOT DrainagePlan3, ODOT_DrainageProfile1, ODOT_DrainageProfile2, ODOT_DrainageXS1, ODOT_DrainageXS2, ODOT_DrainageXS3,
ODOT_ExDrainageAttributeChecker, ODOT_ExDrainageHeadwalls.
1025 KB Various01-17-2014
ODOT_DrainageVBA.pdfODOT_DrainageVBA
Documentation
4711 KB
ODOT_Driveways.zipODOT_Driveways
This application is used to facilitate the design and drafting of various driveway types according to ODOT standards.
270 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_Driveways.pdfODOT_Driveways
Documentation
1522 KB
ODOT_Files.zipODOT_Files
This application is used to create MicroStation design files using the file naming convention detained in the ODOT CADD Engineering Standards manual. 
247 KB v14.07.1807-18-2014
ODOT_Files.pdfODOT_Files
Documentation
765 KB
ODOT_GetViewRotation.zipODOT_GetViewRotation
This application provides the rotation of the user-selected view.  Replaces the former Bentley key-in command “RV=?”.
20 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_GetViewRotation.PDFODOT_GetViewRotation
Documentation
247 KB
ODOT_IntersectionDetail.zipODOT_IntersectionDetal
Application used to place elevations along the radius return for 1, 2 and 3 centered curves.
173 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_IntersectionDetail.pdfODOT_IntersectionDetail
Documentation
678 KB
ODOT_MedianOpening.zipODOT_MedianOpening
Used to place a standard median opening according to the Location and Design manual, Volume 1, Figure 304-2E, at a specified station along a selected GEOPAK chain. No Documentation available at this time.
186 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_MedianOpening.pdfODOT_MedianOpening
Documentation
316 KB
ODOT_MonumentReport.zipODOT_MonumentReport
This application is used to generate a monumentation report for electronic submission. Use of this application is documented in the ODOT CADD Engineering Standards manual, Section 504.6.
80 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_MonumentReport.pdfODOT_MonumentReport
Documentation
473 KB
ODOT_MstaTxtBlockCopy.zipODOT_MstaTxtBlockCopy
This application provides the capability to perform block copying of MicroStation chart text into Excel.
33 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_MstaTxtBlockCopy.PDFODOT_MstaTxtBlockCopy
Documentation
138 KB
ODOT_Notes.zipODOT_Notes
This application works with ODOT Standard notes files (*.not) as well as with text entered by the user or copied from the clipboard. It allows the user to specify the column width, text scale and the shrink/stretch limits for block justification.
179 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_Notes.PDFODOT_Notes
Documentation
570 KB
ODOT_ProjIndex.zipODOT_ProjIndex
This application is used to automate the production of the Excel project index file, as required by section 503 of the ODOT CADD Engineering Standards Manual.
188 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_ProjIndex.PDFODOT_ProjIndex
Documentation
910 KB
ODOT_PropertyLineMarker.zipODOT_PropertyLineMarker
This application places a property line marker cell (either PLM or OHK) on the selected property line element.  The cell is automatically rotated to the direction of the selected line, linestring, curve, arc, or complex chain element.
19 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_PropertyLineMarker.pdfODOT_PropertyLineMarker
Documentation
315 KB
ODOT_RefMeas.zipODOT_RefMeas
This application provides a tool similar to the standard MicroStation Measure Distance tool with the added capability accommodating any reference attachment scaling it may encounter. 
40 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_RefMeas.PDFODOT_RefMeas
Documentation
221 KB
ODOT_SCD_List.zipODOT_SCD_List
This application is used to place the list of Standard Construction Drawings on an ODOT Title Sheet.
169 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_SCD_List.pdfODOT_SCD_List
Documentation
531 KB
ODOT_Sheet_Numbering.zipODOT_Sheet_Numbering
This application replaces the VB6 executable of the same name that was removed from service last year.  The new version works from within MicroStation, is much faster than the old, and is capable of operating upon the active file.
299 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_Sheet_Numbering.PDFODOT_Sheet_Numbering
Documentation
642 KB
ODOT_SheetRefs.zipODOT_SheetRefs
This application allows the user to associate file names with data entry fields where sheet number cross references are to appear.
75 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_SheetRefs.pdfODOT_SheetRefs
Documentation for ODOT_SheetRefs.mvba and ODOT_XRefNumbers.mvba.
486 KB
ODOT_XRefNumbers.zipODOT_XRefNumbers
Application replaces the VB6 executable ODOT_XRefNumbers_XM.exe.  It incorporates the new relative path logic used by ODOT_SheetRefs.mvba.  This new version also works from within MicroStation, is much faster than the old, and is capable of operating upon the active file.
168 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_Sheets.zipODOT_Sheets
This application is used to place ODOT standard sheet cell borders from ODOT_Sheets.cel.
19 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_Sheets.pdfODOT_Sheets
Documentation
331 KB
ODOT_Signs.zipODOT_Signs
This application aids in the placement of sign cells that represent standard ODOT road signs. The sign cells were created to be legible on a plan sheet drawing and are not scaled representations of the actual signs.
311 KB v14.07.1807-18-2014
ODOT_Signs.pdfODOT_Signs
Documentation
1190 KB 01-18-13
ODOT_SLM_Stations.zipODOT_SLM_Stations
This application is used to place stationing in SLM format along a selected MicroStation element (line, line string, curve, arc, or complex string). The application requires GEOPAK to be installed on the computer.
65 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_SLM_Stations.pdfODOT_SLM_Stations
Documentation
258 KB
ODOT_StationOffset.zipODOT_StationOffset
Application developed for use when GEOPAK is not needed.  The application provides the following tools using a MicroStation line or complex chain as a reference element:
Labeling – Station/Offset labels, Centerlline Stationing labels.
Place cells at a specific station and offset relative to a MicroStation element.
Send Datapoint – sent a data point to the active MicroStation command from a station and offset value keyed in by the user.
103 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_StationOffset.pdfODOT_StationOffset
Documentation
647 KB
ODOT_StormSewerApps.zipODOT_StormSewerApps
Applications used to assist the drainage engineer with the task of drafting the proposed storm sewers on the plan, profile, and cross sections.  The applications tag the plan view graphics with GEOPAK adhoc attributes which are used in the profile and cross section contexts.  The following applications are included in the zip file:  ODOT_StormSewer3D.mvba, ODOT_StormSewerPipeBends.mvba, ODOT_StormSewerPlan.mvba,
ODOT_StormSewerPlanLabels.mvba, ODOT_StormSewerProfile.mvba,
ODOT_StormSewerXS.mvba & 602_HW.txt.
3537 KB Various04-18-2014
ODOT_StormSewers.pdfODOT_StormSewerApps
Documentation
3460 KB 04-18-2014
ODOT_SubsetSheetNumbering.zipODOT_SubsetSheetNumbering
This application is used to number the subset sheet numbers for any ODOT plan sheet that includes subset numbering fields in the title block (Geotechnical sheets, Right-of-Way sheets, etc.).  This Program was renamed from ODOT_GTShNumbering.mvba.
172 KB v14.01.1701-17-2014
ODOT_SubsetSheetNumbering.pdfODOT_SubsetSheetNumbering
Documentation
433 KB
ODOT_SupplDesc.zipODOT_SupplDesc
Automates adding, editing & updating the supplemental descriptions to identify any MicroStation file in your project.
161 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_SupplDesc.PDFODOT_SupplDesc
Documentation
789 KB
ODOT_Survey2Chain.zipODOT_Survey2Chain
This application is used to create a COGO Chain, and optionally a profile, from the selected GEOPAK Survey Chain.
34 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_survey2chain.pdfODOT_survey2chain
Documentation
462 KB
ODOT_TextBackground.zipODOT_TextBackground
Used to toggle on/off text background masking for selected text elements.
21 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_TextBackground.pdfODOT_TextBackground
Documentation
367 KB
ODOT_Title.zipODOT_Title
This application places the Location Map on the Title Sheet.
40 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_Title.PDFODOT_Title
Documentation
384 KB
ODOT_UtilityProfile.zipODOT_UtilityProfile
This application is used to create a new COGO profile from a selected MicroStation graphic representing the plan view location of the utility line, a GEOPAK TIN Model, a COGO Chain, and a Vertical Offset value.
54 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_utilityProfile.pdfODOT_utilityProfile
Documentation
325 KB
ODOT_XRef_Utility.zipODOT_XRef_Utility
This program provides colored backlighting and reporting for:
   Text with encoded sheet cross references.
   Text with at least one data entry region w/o a sheet cross
      reference.
   Text with at least underbar field that is not a data entry
      region.
A tool is also included to add data entry regions to underbar fields that are not data entry regions.  This latter is intended for use on text created outside of MicroStation (e.g. Excel, Word) that are to be used for sheet cross references.
79 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_XRef_Utility.PDFODOT_XRef_Utility
Documentation
379 KB
ODOT_XS_Pts.zipODOT_XS_Pts
This application is intended to relieve design-side users from having to do manual take-off of cross-section grade break points that are to be used as input for computerized grading.
641 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_XS_Pts.PDFODOT_XS_Pts
Documentation
654 KB
ODOT_XSBoundary.zipODOT_XSBoundary
This application is used to draw a bounding element on the cross sections.  This element is used for clipping cross section sheets.
84 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_XSCombineQuantities.zipODOT_XSCombineQuantities
This application is used to combine the quantities from a GEOPAK seeding quantity report and a GEOPAK earthwork report in a new ASCII text file.
23 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_XSQuantities.zipODOT_XSQuantities
This application automates the placement of cross section quantities in the cross section cell design file.  The quantities can now be referenced to the cross section sheets.
82 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_XS_Utilities.pdfODOT_XS_Utilities
Documentation for ODOT_XSBoundary.mvba, ODOT_XSCombineQuantities.mvba and ODOT_XSQuantities.mvba.
2299 KB
ODOT_XSLabeling.zipODOT_XSLabeing
Application used to label cross sections that are genereated by Roadway Designer.
89 KB v13.10.1810-18-2013
ODOT_XSLabeling.pdfODOT_XSLabeling
Documentation
760 KB
ODOT_XSSheetLabels.zipODOT_XSSheetLabels
This application places the title block information on a set of cross section sheets.
66 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_XSSheetLabels.pdfODOT_XSSheetLabels
Documentation
563 KB
ODOT_XSSplitSheets.zipODOT_XSSplitSheets
Application to split cross section sheets that have been clipped using the GEOPAK ‘All Sheets in Active Model’ option into separate design files for a digital submission.
38 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_XSSplitSheets.pdfODOT_XSSplitSheets
Documentation
538 KB
ODOT_XYZMerge.zipODOT_XYZMerge
The application provides merging for individual LiDar xyz files.
37 KB v13.04.1904-19-2013
ODOT_XYZMerge.pdfODOT_XYZMerge
Documentation
263 KB
ODOT_XYZScale.zipODOT_XYZScale
This Application allows the user to scale, and optionally merge, one or more LiDAR ASCII xyz files.
79 KB v13.04.1304-19-2013
ODOT_XYZScale.pdfODOT_XYZScale
Documentation
279 KB
 

 Visual Basic Applications

 
  
  
Description
  
  
  
ODOT_changeBRMP.zipODOT_changeBRMP
This application is used to make the associated changes to all design files, folders, and reference attachments in the project's directory for Straight-Line Mileage (SLM) revisions.
23 KB v09.10.1604-16-2010
ODOT_ChangeBRMP.PDFODOT_ChangeBRMP
Documentation
218 KB
ODOT_Directory.zipODOT_Directory
This application is used to create a standard ODOT directory structure according to the ODOT CADD Engineering Standards manual.
16 KB v10.07.1607-16-2010
ODOT_Directory.pdfODOT_Directory
Documentation
566 KB
ODOT_PIDChange.zipODOT_PIDChange
A project's identification number, the PID, will sometimes change during the course of its design.  This application handles the associated folder, file and attachment name changes in the project's directory.
23 KB v05.06.1704-16-2010
ODOT_PIDChange.pdfODOT_PIDChange
Documentation
131 KB