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Strata, Over-Ex & Related Functions

2019 - 2020 Day 3 Seminar Handbook Table of Contents (Final)

  • Cover
  • Note to Self-Paced Users of the Day 3 Seminar Handbooki
  • Notices1
  • Quick Reference2
  • Table of Contents3
  • Seminar Outline10
  • Program Overview13
  • Modeling Subsurface Strata21
    • Strata Modeling Overview21
    • Sample Strata Bore Map and Logs22
    • Strata Layers List Entries23
      • Affect on Volume Report23
      • Unknown Termination Material24
      • Cut Compaction Factors24
      • Reversing and Repeating Materials25
      • More Than Eight (or Nine) Materials26
    • Strata Bore Hole Entries27
    • Strata Break Line Entries28
    • Importing Strata Surface Data28
    • Editing Bore Logs, Break Lines, and Strata Layers List29
    • Strata Interpolation and Freeze/Clip Options30
    • Strata Volume Calculations31
    • Strata Volume Reporting32
      • Strata Volume Report (AGTEK 3D)32
      • Rock Undercut Volume (Cut Area Method)32
      • Strata Volume Report (AGTEK 4D)33
      • Rock Undercut Volume (Cut Area Method)33
      • Volume Report With Cut Compaction Factors34
      • Volume Report With Fill Compaction Factor35
      • Volume Report With No Compaction Factors36
      • Strata Volumes and Stripping Areas37
      • Strata Volumes with Straight-Slope Interpolation39
      • Strata Volumes when Existing Surface is Modified41
    • Viewing Strata Cut Maps42
    • "Stripping" the Surface Strata Material44
    • Volume of a Strata Seam50
  • Balancing Onsite Cut and Fill54
    • Raise/Lower Amount per Volume Report54
    • Adjustments to Import/Export Volume54
    • Raise/Lower Entire Site55
    • Raise/Lower Specific Data Lines56
    • Edit Tie-In to Existing Street58
  • Identifying Work Areas with Cut-Fill Lines Utility63
    • Stripping Area Conflict at Strata Cut63
    • Model Subsidence at Fill Areas65
    • Stripping Areas by Cut/Fill Depth68
    • Waste Areas by Depth of Cover74
  • Modeling Vertically-Staged Earthwork81
    • Overview of Available Modeling Tools81
    • Five Approaches to a Soil Undercut82
      • (1) Transfer Subgrade Utility82
      • (2) New Surface and Stage Into Utilities (AGTEK 4D)87
      • (3) Apply Survey Utility94
      • (4) Stage Over-Ex Utility101
      • (5) Apply Template Utility (AGTEK 4D)113
    • Modeling for Retaining Wall Over-Ex and Backfill126
      • Lowest Surface Utility for Diff Surface126
      • Wall Over-Ex Model and Calcs (Method 1)130
        • Offset Line Utility for Cutback Lines134
        • Stage Over-Ex Utility for Wall Cut Surface136
        • Balance Region to Limit Calculation Area138
        • Calculate Volumes at Wall139
      • Wall Over-Ex Model and Calcs (Method 2 - AGTEK 4D)140
        • Apply Template Utility for Wall Cut Surface140
        • Balance Region to Limit Calculation Area143
        • Calculate Volumes at Wall144
      • Subtotal Backfill Volume by Vertical Interval145
      • Calculate Wall’s Face Area for Backfill Adjust146
      • Generate Wall Profile147
    • Rock Undercut Volumes (Subtraction Method)148
      • Refusal Rock Undercut Volume149
      • Overlying Materials Undercut Volumes150
    • Variable-Depth Removal of Expansive Clay154
      • Clay Removal Typical Section157
      • Cut-Fill Line Utility for Removal Transition159
      • Stage Over-Ex Utility for Partial Surface161
      • Copy and Paste Bottom of Clay Surface163
      • Stage Over-Ex Utility to Merge Surfaces164
      • Enter Balance Region to Limit Calculation Area166
      • Calculate and Evaluate Volumes167
  • Appendix A - How to Get Help, Training, Program Updates169
  • Appendix B – Keyboard Shortcuts175
    • Import (CAD Transfer) Mode175
    • Edit Mode177
    • Entry Mode182
    • Profile Mode185
    • Planview Mode187
    • 3D View Mode190
    • Volume Report Mode193
    • Haul Report Mode194
    • Print Preview Mode195
  • Appendix C – Download and Use Seminar Training Files197
  • Appendix D – Manually Creating a Lowest Surface Model201
  • Appendix E - "Painting" Balance Regions for Haul Planning211
    • Data Entry211
    • Editing215
    • Haul Lines and Horizontal Haul Report216
    • Horizontal Slice Report217
    • Additional Notes & Manipulations218
      • Non-Linear Haul Information219
      • Strata Volumes at Balance Regions220
  • Appendix F - Catalog of Handbook Web Resources223
  • Appendix G – Soil Undercut with New Surface Utility in AGTEK 3D227
  • About the Author and Seminar Instructor233
  • Seminar Attendee Survey235
  • Tear-Out Plan Sheet for Modeling Subsurface Strata Exercise237
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