Location and Design Division 

VDOT GOVERNANCE DOCUMENT
Location and Design Division
Issued January 2012 - Rev. August 2018       

2012 CADD Manual

The most recent version of the 2012 CADD Manual is presented.  This version supersedes all previous versions and incorporates all previous revisions that are relevant.  All future revisions will be incorporated into this online version and detailed in the “Revisions” folder.  

The information provided in this electronic version of the CADD Manual is a product of, and copyrighted by, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) and is intended to be used for informational purposes only and is not to be sold or otherwise distributed for profit.

Although this data has been tested by VDOT, no expressed or implied warranties are made by VDOT concerning, the accuracy, completeness, reliability and usability of this information. 


The information in this new edition reflects the changes in: 
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  • MicroStation V8i 
  • Handling of project revisions 
  • Archiving Design Build projects 
  • Systems access 
  • File submittal format
  • Tier 1 and Tier 2 projects
  • Public involvement displays 


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CHAPTER 1     INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
CHAPTER 2     SURVEY
CHAPTER 3     PLAN DESIGN
CHAPTER 4     TRAFFIC ENGINEERING (TED) STANDARDS
CHAPTER 5     RIGHT OF WAY AND UTILITIES
CHAPTER 6     ENVIRONMENTAL DIVISION
CHAPTER 7     CONSULTANTS
CHAPTER 8     ELECTRONIC DELIVERABLES
CHAPTER 9     HYDRAULIC DESIGN
CHAPTER 10   LANDSCAPE DIVISION
CHAPTER 11   STRUCTURE AND BRIDGE
APPENDIX A   SHEET CELL LIBRARY
APPENDIX B   SURVEY STANDARDS
APPENDIX C   TYPICAL SECTION STANDARDS
APPENDIX D   DESIGN AIDS
APPENDIX E   FALCON DOCUMENT MANAGER
APPENDIX F   SEALING AND SIGNING
APPENDIX G   PUBLIC HEARING DISPLAYS
APPENDIX H   DRAINAGE DITCH DESIGN - LAB
APPENDIX I    ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS

CADD Manual Revisions
 

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