Disclaimer: As of July 1, 2020, the OpenRoads Designer (ORD) workspace below is being provided for production use and being supported for:

  1. Initial surveys on projects with NTP after July 1, 2020
  2. Consultant designed projects on which ORD survey deliverables are received

Note: Only external users need to download and install the files under Standards below. These files are not to be used by internal GDOT staff.

Current GDOT Supported Version of ORD:
Current GDOT Supported Version(s) of ORD:

  • SURVEYORS: This version is a priority build created by Bentley for GDOT that addresses an error In the Crossing Feature report whereby incorrect elevations are reported. Bentley will not be providing this version on their software download site but has provided the link below where it can be downloaded in a ZIP file. Once downloaded and unzipped, the file named "OpenRoadsDeslgnerx64.msi" should be run. Bentley will also provide the software through a service request if that is preferred.


Section: Design Guidelines (ORD)

Section: Standards

Section: Survey Processing Guidelines (ORD)

Section: Workflow Processes (ORD)


To provide feedback on the ORD workspace, please submit an email to the following address

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