Drafting Standards and Specifications

For questions about drafting standards please contact Shawn Gingrich at 705-674-44555, extension 4248 or email shawn.gingrich@greatersudbury.ca

    Drafting - AutoCAD Script Files

    The scripts provided can be used to switch from City of Greater Sudbury As Built pen settings to City of Greater Sudbury Construction pen settings or vice versa.

    Drafting Example Drawings

    Drafting - Layer Translator

    Run translator to automatically map City of Greater Sudbury survey layers to City of Greater Sudbury drafting CAD layers

    Drafting Manuals

      Additional Reference Material

      Drawing Templates

      Template Description
       AutoCAD Civil 3D  (dwt, 4.55 MB) This is the Civil 3D template used for all of our "A1" size, 1:250 scale, plan and profile drawings. The template has pre-defined layering conventions and AutoCAD Civil 3D styles.
       A1 Plan and Profile Civil 3D 1:250 (dwt, 838 KB) This template is used for all of our "A1" size, 1:250 scale, plan and profile drawings. The template has a border sheet, customized menu and pre-defined layering convention. It is used to create sheets with title blocks in Civil 3D.
      Standard A1 Size 1:250 Plan and Profile Template (dwt,  244 KB) This is a legacy template used for all of our "A1" size, 1:250 scale, plan and profile drawings. The template has a border sheet, customized menu and pre-defined layering convention.
      Standard A1 Size 1:500 Plan and Profile Template  (dwt, 231 KB) This template is used for all of our "A1" size, 1:500 scale, plan and profile drawings that are not Civil 3D. The template has a border sheet, customized menu and pre-defined layering convention.
      Standard A1 Size Plan Only Template (dwt, 230KB) This template is used for all of our "A1" size, plan drawings. The template has a border sheet and uses the standard AutoCAD menu.
      Standard A1 Size Cover Page Template (dwt, 225 KB) This template is used for all of our "A1" size, contract cover sheets. The template has a border sheet, customized menu and pre-defined layering convention.
      Standard A3 Size Plan Only Template (dwt, 126 KB) This template is used for all of our "A3" size, plan drawings. The template has a border sheet and uses the standard AutoCAD menu.
      Standard Letter Size Plan Only Template (Landscape Orientation)  (dwt, 130 KB) This template is used for all of our "A4" size, landscape format, plan drawings. The template has a border sheet and uses the standard AutoCAD menu.
      Standard Letter Size Plan Only Template (Portrait Orientation)  (dwt, 125 KB This template is used for all of our "A4" size, portrait format, plan drawings. The template has a border sheet and uses the standard AutoCAD menu.