OpenRoads (MX Road)

Duration: Four Days
Schedule: Monday, 29th October, 2018 to Thursday, 1st November, 2018
Location: IFS Academy, Pune

Course Contents

1. Introduction to OpenRoads Designer
This course is an introduction to the capabilities of the OpenRoads Designer software for existing GEOPAK, InRoads, and MXROAD OpenRoads Technology users.

2. Terrain Modelling
Learn how to display terrain model features including the boundary, triangles, and contours using feature definitions, and how to modify the default display parameters. You will also learn how to label terrain contours, spot elevations and slopes. Learn how to create terrain by Graphical filter method.
Learn how to create terrain from Ascii file.

3. Start for OpenRoads Designer Geometry
In this course, you will be creating a horizontal and vertical alignment using the OpenRoads Designer Geometry tools. You will learn how to create, edit, review and annotate geometric elements. This course will also cover working with existing ground terrain and aerial imagery as well as defining 2D/3D Views.

4. Corridor Modelling & Superelevation
In this course, you will be creating a Corridor and 3D model for a 2 lane rural road. You will learn how to create a Corridor, assign template drops, create dynamic cross sections and review the Corridor and 3D model. You will also learn how to use parametric constraints and point controls to vary pavement depths and shoulder widths. This course will also cover how to create and assign uperelevation to a Corridor.

5. Corridor Modelling Quantities
In this course, you will learn various tools and methods to extract and compute quantities from the corridor model, and much more.

6. Start for OpenRoads Designer Drawing Production
Learn to create and annotate cross section sheets and plan and profile sheets. You will also learn to add individual annotations to label specific location coordinates, station-offset values, elevations, and more.

7. Using Civil Cells in OpenRoads Designer
You will learn the basics of placing civil cells. This includes gaining an understanding of what civil cell references are and how to use them in a practical workflow. You will learn to use the 4 civil cells delivered with the product, as well as how to use civil cells taken from external sources and incorporate them into your models. You will learn to edit and re-use civil cells that have been placed within a model.

8. Creation of 4 lane rural corridor template as per “IRC SP 84-2014”
You will learn to create a 4 lane rural corridor template as per IRC standards

9. Google Earth and ORD
You will learn to use the ORD features with google earth and much more.

10. Project example (tentative)
The entire work flow shall be repeated using project data

Faculty Profile

  • Director of a Consulting Firm which is an Engineering Consultancy services and Software training in the Infrastructure market.
  • Project Manager – Bentley Institute- responsible in developing Proficiency Assessment Questionnaire for OpenRoads Designer (ORD).
  • Also authoring a book related to ORD in association with Bentley Institute.
  • Education: Masters of Technology in Highway Technology.
  • Total 6+ years of experience in CAD and Highway Consultancy industry.
  • Worked as Application engineer with Bentley Systems in the pre-sales of the Civil-Design team– other than the assigned tasks I was responsible in developing the India kit for ORD and India kit for GINT
  • Was employed with the National Highways Authority of India, an autonomous agency of the Government of India, which is responsible for management of a network of over 50,000 km of National Highways.
  • Visiting faculty to Vemana Institute of Technology.
  • Also worked as Guest lecturer to GITAM School of Technology, Bengaluru Campus
  • Worked with Engineering consulting companies in India.
Certificate: Bentley Institute Certificate of Completion
Software: IFS Academy will provide Evaluation Copy of OpenRoads s/w to each Training Participants for their Laptop used during the training period.
Course Fees: Rs. 20,000/- per Course Per Student including GST

Admission Procedure

Course fees should be paid 100% advance. Last date for paying the fees is Saturday, 29th September, 2018. Once fees is paid, you have to send us an email to training@ifsacademy.org with following details.

  • Name as per HSC
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  • Email ID
  • Educational Qualification
  • Brief Work Experience
  • Specific Training outcome which you are looking at. (We will share this information with our Faculty in advance.)

Payment Mode: To be paid 100% advance

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Bank and Branch: Axis Bank Ltd., Kothrud Branch, Pune-411038
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