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Design to Dozer
Design to Dozer - Computer Controlled Heavy Equipment
ODOT is poised to make a significant change to it’s automation of surveying, design, and construction administration.  You are invited to learn about these changes as your leadership and support is vital to the success of this undertaking.
This web page will provide specific information and media presentations to demonstrate this program.  If you have questions or comments, feel free to contact us using the feedback link at the bottom of each page.

Agenda Presentations
This is the agenda from the "Computer Controlled Heavy Equipment Demonstration" held in Eugene, Oregon on 17-18 August 2010.  Links to presentations are provided beside presenters. 

8:00 am
8:30 am
Introductions and Opening Remarks
Ron Singh
Introduction (PPS)
8:45 am
History/Evolution of Machine Control Automation
Murray Lodge  
9:05 am
Engineering Automation
Ron Singh
Engineering Automation (PPS)
Key Concepts - White Paper (pdf)
9:25 am
ODOT Construction Automation 6 year Plan
Ron Singh
Construction Automation 6 Year Plan (PPS)
9:45 am
Unique Applications for 3D Positioning and Machine Control
Randy Noland Presentation in three formats:
 1.  File Download (175MB)
 2.  Video Site  
 3.  YouTube Presentation:
       Part 1 of 2 
       Part 2 of 2 
10:15 am
Machine Control Field Demonstrations
Ron Singh
3D Model (Video)
Machine Control Demo (PPS)
My Drive X3 (Video 25MB)
OR D-D Area Tour (Video)
12:00 pm
12:45 pm
3D Design for Machine Control Grading
Tom Metcalf Design for Machine Control Grading (PPS)
1:15 pm
3D Information Modeling
Ron GantCivil Navigator 3NS (Video)
3D CIM - Bentley (PPS)
Schedule (Video)
1:45 pm
GPS Machine Control In‐depth Tech Presentation
Murray Lodge
2:15 pm
Civil 3D ‐ Design Made Easy
Kevin Faraca
2:45 pm
3:00 pm
Bentley OnSite Inspection Tool
Alvie Griffith Bentley Presentation (PPS)
3:20 pm
3D Machine Control Applications for Road Construction
Johan Larsson
3:50 pm
Contractor’s Panel
4:20 pm
Questions and Closing Remarks
Ron Singh 
4:30 pm

Use the link below to see our developing Design to Dozer Photo Gallery.
Design to Dozer Photo Gallery

Video Presentation
Video Presentation (27 MB)

The following businesses participated in the Design to Dozer - Computer Controlled Heavy Equipment Demonstration held in Eugene, Oregon on 17-18 August 2010. 
This conference was presented by the Oregon Department of Transportation in collaboration with Wildish Construction, Pacific Excavation, K&E Excavating, PPI Group, Bentley Systems, and SiTech Norcal.

As this page develops, we will add documents, presentations, images and video clips.  For now, the following links are provided for your use.
Design to Dozer Flyer
Map to Site