In this chapter, you'll look at two different types of pipe systems used in Autodesk® AutoCAD® Civil 3D® installations. Pipe networks refer to the gravity-based object type in Civil 3D that works best for sewer systems. Pressure networks are a separate object type that works best for systems such as water and gas.
First, you will take an in-depth look at pipe networks. In the latter part of this chapter, you'll learn about pressure networks.
In this chapter, you will learn to
- Create a pipe network by layout
- Create an alignment from network parts and draw parts in profile view
- Label a pipe network in plan and profile
- Create a dynamic pipe table
Setting Up a Pipe Network
Before you can draw pipes in your project, some ...