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Ditches and Subcuts - DITCH 2

Updated May 06, 2016

This article applies to:
  • RoadEng Civil
  • RoadEng Forestry

Ditch by Elevation

Assign ditch elevations along the alignment by overriding variable DitchElev. Enable/Disable by overriding bExcludeDitch.

Typical Cross Section


DitchDefDepthDefault ditch depth to inside bottom of the ditch measured from centerline.
DitchElevDitch elevation. This parameter should be overriden .i.e. explicitly set in menu Edit | Assign Parameters by Range. If this parameter is set to -99999 then the ditch depth is determined from DitchMaxDepth.
DitchInSlpDitch slope from attachment point (edge of road) to bottom of ditch.
DitchBotWdWidth of the bottom of the ditch (horizontal distance).
DitchBotSlpBottom of the ditch slope.
bExcludeDitchSet to 1 to exclude the ditch. This parameter can be overriden.
DitchDepthDepth of the ditch measured from attachment point.