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MX Design String Naming Convention (v8i)

Note: Items listed in red have recently been modified

String Description:

String Label:

Style Set:

Alignments and Center Lines

Mainline Alignment

MC-M

MXRoad

Side Road Alignment

MC-A

MXRoad

Detour Alignment

MC-B

MXRoad

Driveway Alignment

MC-D

MXRoad
Legacy Alignment MC-L MXRoad
Miscellaneous Alignment MC-X MXRoad

Preliminary Alignment

MC-P

MXRoad
Railroad Alignment MC-T MXRoad

Ramp Alignment

MC-R

MXRoad

Survey Alignment

MC-S

MXRoad

Road Center Line (Geometry)

GC

MXRoad

Road Center Line (Proposed Elevations)

LC

MXRoad
Road Center Line (Old Ground Elevations) OC

LZ if Wizard  is used

Design Strings
Barbed Wire Fence FB PLY8
Curb Return (M String) MR MXRoad
Driveway DR PLY8
Earthworks General IA MXRoad & PLY8
Earthworks (Cut left)
Formerly ICL
IL MXRoad & PLY8
Earthworks (Cut right)
Formerly ICR
IR MXRoad & PLY8
Earthworks (Fill) IF MXRoad & PLY8
Earthworks (Front of Ditch) ID MXRoad
Earthworks (Back of Ditch) IE MXRoad
Earthworks (Cut Berm) IB MXRoad
Earthworks (Fill Berm) IS MXRoad
Earthworks (Widened area for 2:1 slopes) IY MXRoad
Earthworks (Broken Hinge) IZ MXRoad
Earthworks (Rounding) R
Edge of Lane EL PLY8 & PVM8
Fence Other FO PLY8
Gate GA PLY8
Noise Bund IN MXRoad
Painted Island TI PLY8
Proposed construction easement CE
Proposed drainage easement DE
Retaining Wall Left RL PLY8
Retaining Wall Right RW PLY8
Roadway (Back Of Curb) CB MXRoad
Roadway (flowline) CF MXRoad
Roadway (Material Edge) CM MXRoad
Roadway (Top Of Curb) CT MXRoad

Roadway (Edge)
Formerly TW

CE

MXRoad, PLY8 & PVM8

Roadway (Hard Strip)
Boundary between travel lane and median

CS

MXRoad

Roadway (Hinge)
Used for line separating travel lane from widened section

CH

MXRoad

Roadway (Curb Return)

CR

MXRoad
Shoreline SL PLY8

Shoulders (Edge)
Formerly EP

ES

MXRoad & PLY8

Shoulders (Shoulder rollover)

ER

MXRoad
Shoulders (Flowline) EF MXRoad

Shoulders (Top of Curb)

ET

MXRoad & PLY8

Shoulders (Bottom of Curb)

EB

MXRoad & PLY8
Shoulders (Unpaved) EV MXRoad

Shoulders (Front of Sidewalk)

EW

MXRoad

Shoulders (Back of Sidewalk)

EX

MXRoad & PLY8

Shoulders (Earthworks Datum)
Top of slope, 0.3m (1') from ES string
This is the string to be used as the datum string for INTERFAC macros

EH

MXRoad
Stream ST PLY8

Traffic Island (Reserved)

TI

MXRoad

Traffic Island (Edge Of Through Lane)

TJ

MXRoad

Traffic Island (Edge Of Intersecting Lane)

TK

MXRoad

Traffic Island (Edge Of Turn Lane)

TL

MXRoad

Traffic Island (Flowline)

TF

MXRoad

Traffic Island (Top of Curb)

TT

MXRoad & PLY8

Traffic Island (Back of Curb)

TB

MXRoad
Trail TL PLY8
Wet Area WA PLY8

Right Of Way
CAROW BRC PRW8
LAROW BRL PRW8
ROW BRW PRW8
RRROW BRR PRW8

Related Pages

Topo String Labels - Alphabetical listing

Topo String Labels - Topical listing





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