SURPAC Surveying Software 

The GENERAL CAD Construction/Editing Programme showing imported DXF data and Task Bars 

 

 

The GENERAL CAD Programme showing Contours overlaying a background Ortho-photo image 

 

  General CAD Construction/Editing 

 

 

Plot all, or selected Points from the current Co-ordinate File

Display and Name Points using a variety of built-in symbols, Sizes and/or Colours

Construct/Edit Lines using various Line Styles, Thicknesses and/or Colours

Construct/Edit Arcs and Circles using various Line Styles, Thicknesses and/or Colours

Write/Edit Text Items using various Fonts, orientations, sizes and Colours

Display Contours created in the SURPAC Contour CAD programme

Display Centre Line Data from the SURPAC Horizontal Alignment programme

Auto Hatch closed polygons using a variety of Hatch Styles

Import Graphic Images (BMP, JPEG, GIF, ICO, WMF or EMF formats)

Create Graphic Image of Sheet, or portion of the Sheet (BMP format)

Display/Plot the Sheet at any Orientation, or Scale

Auto Display Grid Mesh and/or North Point

Using simple mouse or keyboard commands, the on-screen view of a CAD Sheet may be :-

Zoomed Up,

Zoomed Down,

Zoomed to a defined window,

Zoomed to the defined Plotting scale,

Zoomed to a User defined scale,

Rotated positively or negatively,

Panning or scrolling the display

Use various drawing Construction/Edit functions such as :-

Line Bisect

Line Dimension 

Line Generate (using Polar Data)

Line Intersect

Line Logical draw

Line Replicate

Line Sketch

Line Trim/Snap

Line Subdivide

Draw Arrows, Rectangles, Arcs or Circles

Auto Display Line Direction and/or Distance

Calculate Areas by auto Line location

Calculate Areas by Point definition

Use various Text Writing/Editing functions, such as :-

Write a Text Item at any Font, Direction, Size, WTH ratio or Colour

Dynamic Copy Text Items

Dynamic Move Text Items

Dynamic Re-Size and Re-Orient Text Items

Edit or Delete existing Text Items

Import Text Items from an ASCII File

Use various Graphic Editing functions, such as :-

Import Graphic Images (BMP, JPEG, GIF, ICO, WMF or EMF formats)

Create Graphic Image of Sheet, or portion of the Sheet (BMP format)

Flip an Image (Horizontal, Vertical or both)

Set Images to be in front of, or behind, drawing information

Move an Image

Re-Size an Image

Shift an Image

Transform an Image (to fit current System position and size)

Use a Transformed Image to Digitize Points and Lines

Adjust Image Brightness and/or Contrast

Use the SURPAC "Frame" function to :-

Copy defined a block of Data from Position to Position, or Sheet to Sheet 

Move a defined block of Data from Position to Position 

Delete a defined block of Line/Text data

Align a defined block of Text  Items (Left/ Centre/ Right Justify, plus horizontal spacing)

Rotate a defined block of Data

Zoom Up, or Zoom Down, a defined block of Data

Store and recall Data Blocks from disk for repeated Sheet application

Import Line, Arc, Circle, Hatch and Text data from DXF Files

Import Line, Arc, Circle, Hatch and Text data from other SURPAC CAD Files

Import Line, Arc, Circle, Hatch and Text data from TopoCAD CAD/GIS Files

Import Spline Contours and Contour Labelling

Print Sheet to A0 - A4 Printer (Inkjet or Pen)

Create a DXF file of Sheet data

Create an HPGL file of Sheet data.