SAWS: GIS\CADD Standards
Aquifer Beaker

Edwards Aquifer

Aquifer Level 678.8'
7/17/19 - Official

The Edwards aquifer and its catchment area in the San Antonio region is about 8,000 square miles and includes all or part of 13 counties in south-central Texas.

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Year-Round Watering Hours

Watering with an irrigation system or sprinkler is allowed any day of the week before 11 a.m. or after 7 p.m.

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Aquifer Level 678.8 | Year-Round Watering Hours

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The purpose of this document is to set a basic CADD standard to ensure consistent electronic and paper deliverables throughout SAWS. This document also ensures consultant electronic and paper deliverables concur with SAWS CADD standards. The SAWS CADD Standards establishes that all electronic CADD deliverables will be in Microstation DGN or AutoCAD DWG format.

The scope of this document is to standardize SAWS CADD products. These products include but are not limited to survey, design, overall utility layouts, and utility mapping files. This document also creates the level standards to be used and followed in all SAWS CADD products.

For your convience the SAWS CADD Standards have been divided into a downloadable Adobe PDF and supporting CADD files.

CADD_standards.pdf The complete CADD Standards PDF document.
Download All CADD Files All files in a compressed folder.
Download Individual Supporting CADD Files
(all files are in a compressed folder, ZIP file)
FONT.RSC Resource file containing the font library.
hp650c.tbl Color table for water and sewer drawings.
saws.cel Cell library for water and sewer drawings.
saws.cdx Cell library for water and sewer drawings.
SEWER.DGN Sewer design seed file.
WATER.DGN Water design seed file.
RECYCLE.DGN Recycle design seed file
O_Util.pdf Overall utlity plan ex.
O_Util_A.pdf Overall utility plan with aerial ex.
Download GIS Schemas All files in a compressed folder. All files in a compressed folder.
Download Guide Help Guide for converting CAD to SAWS schema geodatabase for UNITID updates.

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