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Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata - Help



1. Open ESurvey CADD interface.

Or Follow the path: Start ->All Programs->ESurvey->ESurvey CADD.

2. Go to 'File' ->'New File'

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
3. Type the name of the file and change the directory if required. Then click on ‘Save’ button.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
4. Import the ground data from an Excel file or from CAD.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
5. Go to 'Start' ->'Settings'->Select 'Basic' -> 'Project Type' group->select 'Canal Sections' then click on 'Save' button

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
6. Go to 'CS Template/Assembly' menu -> Standard CS Templates ->Canal Profile

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
7. Canal Profile window will appear. Select ‘New Canal’ option, click on triple dotted button.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
8. Specify profile name and 'Close' the window

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
9. Select the 'Profile' from the drop down list. Fill the information related to canal parameters then click on 'Create' button. New canal profile will be created.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
10. Go to 'Main' -> 'Canal Sections Design'

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
Or  To create canal design click on the 'Canal Design' button shown in the below image.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
11. Canal Sections Design window will appear,specify ‘From' section and ‘To' section and the canal 'Profile' that you created and click on 'Save'. In Canal Sections Design window, fill the CBL (Final Level) level, depth of 1st Soil, 2nd Soil, 3rd Soil, 4th Soil for each cross section. [Note: You can copy and paste the values from excel]

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
12. If you want to change the design specifications or Variables group like 'Bed-Width', 'Canal Slope' etc, at particular reaches(chainages), click on Section Variables tab. Click on 'New' button. Enter section number and relevant changes in 'Bed-Width', 'FSD', 'FB' & 'Canal Slope'. Click on the 'Save' and 'Process' button.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
13. Return to the previous window by selecting the CBL and Soil Data tab. Click on 'Settings' to specify different slopes for soils. Here you can change the slope of soils as per requirement. Select on 'Bore' check box,  if you want to show the bore details of soils in cross sections. Then click on 'Save' and then 'Close'.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
14. Finally, click on 'Process' button.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata
15. Now, go to 'Preview' to view the canal section with soil classification as shown below.

Irrigation Canal Cross Section with Soil Strata