Adding headwalls through LandXML import

  Product(s): Bentley StormCAD, Bentley CivilStorm, Bentley SewerGEMS, Bentley SewerCAD
  Version(s): 08.11.xx.xx
  Environment: N\A
  Area: Data Input/Model Creation

Problem

How can headwalls be added to a StormCAD file through LandXML import?

Solution

LandXML does not directly support headwalls, so we use Bentley Attributes in order for it to work.

The key is this line:
<Property label="headwalldescription" value="smoothEndProjecting" />

If the value = “(UNDEFINED)” then the inlet description will be <None>

If it has a value then will create an Inlet Coefficient Set.

If the value is blank (“”) then the node will not come in as a headwall.

See Also

Headwalls

  • Created by Bentley Colleague
  • When: Fri, Dec 11 2015 9:03 AM
  • Revisions: 1
  • Comments: 0
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