R.O.A.D.S. Repository for Online Access to Documentation and Standards
The R.O.A.D.S. web page is designed to provide centrally located, online access to all documentation and standards required for design of roadway projects for the Georgia Department of Transportation. This page will continually be updated initially to include new documents being produced and to relocate existing documents. Please select from one of the main categories below to access the desired documents or standards.
Plan Development Process (PDP)
The PDP Manual outlines the current process of project development from project identification through construction award or final acceptance
Design Policies and Guidelines
Design policy manuals include Drainage Manual, Bridge & Structures Manual, Pavement Design Manual, Design Policy Manual, Environmental Procedures, and others.
Policy Announcements includes the latest information for policy changes and updates as well as and other essential information related to doing business with GDOT.
Plan Presentation Committee
The Plan Presentation Committee controls documents pertaining to standardization including the Electronic Data Guidelines (EDG) and Plan Presentation Guide (PPG).
Construction Standards and Details
Access to all GDOT Construction Standards and Details are available for both English and Metric standards.
Software Specific Files and Documentation
Access to all software-specific files and documentation (including standardization and configuration files) for Microstation, InRoads, CAiCE, Haestad, as well as in-house developed software.
Design Related Resources
Access to miscellaneous design-related links and resources, including Electronic Plans Processes, and Earthwork Training materials.
Disclaimer: All the information and links on this web site are for reference only. The material contained is provided without warranty or liability of any kind to the Department. Every effort has been made to make the information as complete and accurate as possible without errors. Updates will be made as needed due to any errors found. Any additions, suggestions or comments for improvement are encouraged. The information, documentation or reference material is not meant to be a complete instructional document. The intent is to provide easy, online access to the most recent information and guidelines that, if followed, will result in better quality and consistency for electronic plans and documents.