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Controlling Stationing

Updated November 15, 2022

This article applies to:
  • RoadEng Civil
  • RoadEng Forestry
  • Softree Optimal

RoadEng Location Module and Softree Optimal allow you to have full control over your stationing number and display.

Available standard formats:

  • Traditional S+dd (e.g. 12+01)
  • Numeric (e.g. 1201)
  • Traditional S+ddd (e.g. 1+201)

You select your preferred format through Setup | Location Setup | Units tab:


The L-line start station by default is set to the match the first station in the traverse (P-Line). In special situations it may be necessary to change the L-line start station. To do this, set the Start Station in Corridor | Options:


You will be prompted to Recalculate Range.