Version History

Roadsoft 2018.11

Released

New Features:

  • Added support for the updated Roadsoft Mobile app (iOS and Android) which adds data collection, inspection and work orders for Sidewalk as well as the ability to add, edit, and delete Culverts and Signs.
  • Added 'Asset Management Plan Reporting' to the TAMC menu to support the MI Pavement Asset Management Template export process.
  • Added sample filters and legends to support the MI Pavement Asset Management Template export process.

Culvert Filters:

  • Fixed Type, Shape, and Exit/Entrance Structure filter fields so lookup values are sorted alphabetically rather than by code.

Export to File:

  • Added Units fields to Culvert export for fields that include units.
  • Fixed bug exporting Culvert shapes which would truncate dimensions for certain fields (Height, Width, etc.) to 99.9 if 3 digits.
  • Fixed bug exporting Road shapes which would skip segments whose only rating history was a zero rating such as TAMC Gravel validation.

LDC Import:

  • Fixed bug where importing Road LDC export into Roadsoft would create duplicate IBR ratings if the export was imported more than once.

Map:

  • Fixed bug in selection which would not show info for segments whose only rating history was a zero rating such as TAMC Gravel validation.

Pavement Management:

  • Added Road Width to the Project Planner Segment Grid for candidates.
  • Fixed bug loading a saved Strategy which would throw an exception because all unpaved surface subtypes were removed from the database.
  • Fixed 'Value cannot be null' exception loading a saved Project Plan based on a filter

Project Builder:

  • Added the ability to estimate costs for a project using actual road widths instead of the default width for a defined subtype.

Road Filters:

  • Added 'Jurisdiction Type' filter field which filters road segments based on the City/Twp Ownership value: City, Township, Other.

Road Reports:

  • Added 'Latest Inventory Based Rating (IBR) Mileage Summary' report to 'Rating/Treatment' reports group.
  • Added 'AM Plan Template' report group to help support the process of exporting data for the Pavement Asset Management Plan Template.
  • Fixed bug which removed the option to choose between Centerline and Lane Miles on the 'Legal System Mileage by Township' Inventory report.

LDC 2018.10

Released

Culvert:

  • Fixed 'database is locked' exception after changing segment and saving when adding a new Culvert.

Sign:

  • Fixed exception selecting a sign that has Sign Retroreflectivity measurement history.
  • Fixed bug which could cause issues importing into Roadsoft because of orphaned data left behind after deleting a sign/support.

LDC 2018.11

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2018.11

Roadsoft 2018.10

Released

Culvert Filters:

  • Added 'GPS Located' filter field.
  • Added filter fields for new Rating elements: 'Structural Deterioration', 'Invert Deterioration', 'Section Deformation', 'Joint/Seams', 'Blockage', 'Scour', 'Slab', 'Abutment'.

Culvert Reports:

  • Fixed truncation exception running Culvert Rating report if a rating memo was longer than 255 characters.

Drainage Structure Filters:

  • Fixed bug filtering on Pipe Length Units field

Export to File:

  • Added Federal Aid (true/false) field to Road Export.
  • Fixed bug which would not include Road shapes for Gravel segments with only TAMC Validated ratings of zero.
  • Fixes to form so it doesn't display as too tall to fit on widescreen resolution. Ensured that the Field Order (up/down) buttons actually work.

Filter Builder:

  • Added code to prevent deletion of Road Filters in use by other layers' filters.
  • Fixed 'Error converting data type varchar to float' exception deleting a Linear Mark Filter

LDC Import:

  • Fixed bugs which would cause 'String or binary data would be truncated' exception on import into Roadsoft

Map:

  • Fixed selection information for Road selection to not display '0: Not rated' for road segments that had a treatment that did not affect the rating. The previous rating (if any) should be displayed instead.
  • Fixed bug in resetting Main Window Dock State which would not reset the map windows (Map Layers, Mini Map, Selection Info, etc.)
  • Fixed 'Cannot access a disposed object' when the Legend Builder was opened and closed and then the Legend Form was opened

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed Project Planner form sizing to be more viewable on a widescreen resolution.
  • Fixed possible 'infinite' loop opening a saved ESL analysis caused by deleted Surface Subtype.

Road Module:

  • Fixed some inefficient code that would slow down showing the Road Module and cause delays switching segments when the database had a larger amount of Routine Maintenance entered.

Sign Filters:

  • Added 'GPS Located' filter field.

Work Order Control:

  • Removed autosizing from Work Order Control form grids--user can now resize columns manually.

Roadsoft 2018.7

Released

Bridge Filters:

  • Fixed bug which would produce inconsistent results for equals versus not equals for Approach Span Design filter field.

Crash/Safety Analysis:

  • Fixed Crash Data Interface (SMS) form so the crash data grid columns are user resizable.

Document Attachments:

  • Added confirmation dialog when deleting an attachment to prevent accidental deletion.
  • Fixed bug in Culvert attachments which would cause documents to disappear when switching between selected culverts.
  • Fixed bug in Culvert attachments which would cause documents to disappear after saving Culvert data.

Export to LDC:

  • Fixed bug which show the 'Select Saved Filter' dialog more than once when exporting data to LDC with a saved filter.

Export to Mobile:

  • Fixed bug which show the 'Select Saved Filter' dialog more than once when exporting data to Mobile with a saved filter.

Linear Mark Reports:

  • Added totals footer for each PR on the Color and Style Length Summary report.

Map:

  • Fixed bug which would reset Map Window Dock State after closing a module.

Sign Module:

  • Fixed an issue with the property grid which would display a red x rather than fields when running on a shorter screen resolution.
  • Fixed a bug which would prevent saving an edited support location when just changing the side of street.

LDC 2018.7

Released

Document Attachments:

  • Added confirmation dialog when deleting an attachment to prevent accidental deletion.

LDC 2018.6

Released

Culvert:

  • Fixed an issue where the application would be unresponsive after login on high dpi displays.

Road:

  • Added scrollbar and adjusted control sizes to allow access to IBR Rating controls on a shorter screen resolution.

Sign:

  • Fixed an issue with the property grid which would display a red x rather than fields when running on a shorter screen resolution.

LDC 2018.5

Released

New Features:

  • Added data collection features for the Drainage Structure Module to allow tracking of drainage-related point features such as Catch Basins, Manholes, etc. The module includes tracking of Inspections and Work Orders.
  • Added data collection features for the Sidewalk Module including Inspections, and Work Orders.
  • Updated the font throughout LDC to improve readability.

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2018.5

Map:

  • Fixed saved legend loading issue occuring on startup.

Roadsoft 2018.5

Released

New Features:

  • Added Drainage Structure module to allow tracking of drainage-related point features such as Catch Basins, Manholes, etc. The module includes collection via the Laptop Data Collector as well as tracking of Inspections and Work Orders.
  • Completed code conversion of Sidewalk Module including an updated interface, Inspections, and Work Orders.
  • Updated the font throughout Roadsoft to improve readability.
  • Updated Crash data for 2008 - 2017 (re-import of data required).
  • Bridge data updated as of 5/1/2018 (re-import of data required).
  • Developed a Bridge Condition Dashboard that provides data and graphical summaries of bridge condition by ownership.

Bridge Module:

  • Added a new Condition Based Performance Measure field to the Inspections window that provides a calculated Good/Fair/Poor rating based on National Bridge Inventory condition ratings for Deck, Superstructure, Substructure, and Culvert. The condition is determined by the lowest rating of these items.
  • Added a new Filter Builder field for Condition Based Performance Measure.
  • Added a new Deck Area field to the Dimension window which provides a square foot calculation from Bridge Length and Width-Out to Out.
  • Added a new Filter Builder field for Deck Area.

Crash Filters:

  • Fixed exception selecting the Intersection Radius (ft) field and added additional operators.

Sign Module:

  • Added the Retro Measurement Failed field to the Legend Builder.
  • Added the Description field to the Sign Work Order Report.

Roadsoft 2018.4

Released

General:

  • Added support for SQL 2017.

Culvert Module:

  • Added new culvert rating fields.
  • Added calculation feature that automatically adds a Culvert Rating based on the lowest rating selection of the 6 Culvert Rating Elements .
  • Corrected the Skew Angle allowable values (-90 to 90).
  • Changed Type field name to Material Type.
  • Added new picklist values for Shape: Box, Multi-cell Box, 3-sided, and Slab/Superstructure & Abutment
  • Added new picklist values for Material Type: Plastic, Timber, Steel, Aluminum and Concrete
  • Added Asphalt and Concrete picklist values for Road Surface (in Stream Crossing).
  • Changed the Date Installed field name to Install Date.
  • Changed the No. of Culverts field name to Number of Culverts.
  • Changed the Wetland Prot Act field name to Wetland Protection Act.
  • Adjusted GPS Located field values from True/False to Yes/No.
  • Added field descriptions (help context) for all module fields and rating fields.

Filter Builder:

  • Adjusted filter to locate culvert Skew Angle values outside of the -90 to 90-degree range and also any undefined values.
  • Added unit filtering for Depth of CoverElevationHeightLengthRiseSpan, and Width fields.

LDC 2018.4

Released

Culvert Module:

  • Added new culvert rating fields.
  • Added calculation feature that automatically adds a Culvert Rating based on the lowest rating selection of the 6 Culvert Rating Elements.
  • Corrected the Skew Angle allowable values (-90 to 90).
  • Changed Type field name to Material Type.
  • Added new picklist values for Shape: Box, Multi-cell Box, 3-sided, and Slab/Superstructure & Abutment
  • Added new picklist values for Material Type: Plastic, Timber, Steel, Aluminum and Concrete
  • Added Asphalt and Concrete picklist values for Road Surface (in Stream Crossing).
  • Changed the Date Installed field name to Install Date.
  • Changed the No. of Culverts field name to Number of Culverts.
  • Changed the Wetland Prot Act field name to Wetland Protection Act.
  • Adjusted GPS Located field values from True/False to Yes/No.
  • Added field descriptions (help context) for all module fields and rating fields.

LDC 2018.3

Released

New Features:

  • TAMC Data Collection now requires a Local Crew, a Region Crew, and an MDOT Crew when logging into the LDC for data collection.
  • TAMC Data Collection for unpaved roads now uses the Inventory Based Rating (IBR) system.
  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2018.3.

Road:

  • Fixed issue which causing the History tab to show up twice after switching from a TAMC database to a non-TAMC database.
  • Fixed issue which causing windows to be displayed truncated which required resetting the dock window layout for the Road Module.

Roadsoft 2018.3

Released

Culvert Module:

  • Fixed Culvert Rating list and Culvert Maintenance list to always display in descending date order (newest to oldest).

Filter Builder:

  • Fixed bug causing an exception when loading a saved filter using the 'Not Empty' operator.

Guardrail Filters:

  • Added filters for Side of StreetGPS LocatedDate InstalledYear InstalledApproach FlaredDeparting FlaredHas ReflectorsInspectors,Memo field on inspections, and Post/Beam/Block Type along with their Descriptions fields.

Guardrail Module:

  • Added 'Repair Moderate' and 'Repair Critical' to the Guardrail Condition lookup for inspections.

Intersection Module:

  • Added 'Over/Underpass' to the Geometry lookup to better identify (and filter out) intersections that do not actually cross at grade.

LDC Import:

  • Fixed bug importing culverts from an LDC export causing an exception on null WidthUnit values.
  • Adjusted import for LDC road data so it will maintain shoulder data when the width is collected but the type is not.

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed 'key not found in collection' exception creating project maps for the Project Planner Detailed Report when a treatment name contains a trailing space.
  • Fixed bug in the Project Planner Condition by Year Report which was incorrectly calculating the Average PASER Rating.

Point PMark Filters:

  • Fixed the ROAD: Control Section field; Operator and Field Group were swapped.
  • Fixed the Inspection Date field so the Values drop-down contains a list of dates previously entered in the field.
  • Fixed the Condition field so it works like other condition/rating fields; allows multiple values and has all operators including greater than/less than variants.

Sign Filters:

  • Fixed 'Primary Key Violation' exception adding 'Last Visual Condition' filter criteria.

Sign Library:

  • Fixed occasional bug selecting certain signs in the filtered grid causing a 'DataGridView Default Error Dialog'.

Sign Module:

  • Fixed bug causing the inclusion of archived signs in the Support label on the map.

TAMC Export:

  • Updated the data format and new fields to meet new Asset Management PASER and IBR data collection requirements for 2018.
  • Fixed bug in the TAMC Project Export grid which shows 'Value must be numeric' when the Cost column has focus and the cursor is moved off the postion.

Traffic Count Module

  • Added User Station ID and Road Name fields to available fields to label Traffic Count Stations on the map.

LDC 2017.12

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2017.12

Culvert:

  • Fixed Specified cast is not valid exception when adding a new culvert.

Sign:

  • Added validity checking when adding measurement reading for Sign Retroreflectivity.

Roadsoft 2017.12

Released

Bridge Module:

  • Fixed bug which was preventing editing the Bridge Maintenance 'Completion Date'.

Guardrail Module:

  • Added Road Name column to selection information grid.

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed discrepancy between Strategy Design Chart and the same chart on the Strategy Report.
  • Fixed formatting for mileage on Strategy Maintenance Performed report to show 3 digits of precision.

Project Builder:

  • Fixed bug that was addding projects with a status of Planned as Scheduled Maintenance.
  • Fixed bug that was excluding projects with a status of Planned from the project list in the Project Builder and project reporting.

Road Module:

  • Fixed bug which caused loading failure of the From/To Desc when switching segments in the Road Module minimap, resulting in a 'missing parameter' exception on save.

Road Reports:

  • Fixed bug in the Annual Project report which was displaying duplicate rows for jurisdictions in multiple counties.

Safety Analysis:

  • Fixed exception downloading UD-10s caused by insufficient security settings.
  • Added code to prevent downloading more than 1000 UD-10s in a single batch.
  • Changed UD10 download warning message to state that more than 250 UD-10s in a single batch could result in a timeout.

Roadsoft 2017.11

Released

New Features:

  • Project Planner Tool is now available under the Asset Management -> Pavement Management menu. This tool provides a graphical interface for planning and selecting future road projects based on predicted pavement deterioration, treatment options, treatment costs, and budget by either using a Strategy or a Filter of roads.

Export to File:

  • Added missing longitude field to the Point Pavement Marking export feature
  • Added road-related fields (NFC, Surface Type, Lanes, etc.) to the Crash export feature
  • Added MUTCD, MUTCD Description, and Sign Description fields to the Sign export feature

Guardrail Filters:

  • Added a filter field for User Guardrail ID.

Intersection Module:

  • Added option to print the current intersection in the module.

Intersection Reports:

  • Added Intersection Inventory Report with Legs report that contains detailed inventory information relating to each intersection including intersection legs.
  • Added code to flash the segment on the Mini Map upon selection of an intersection leg in the Intersection Leg grid.

LDC Import:

  • Fixed an exception importing a pre-2017.8 LDC Export with road data which would fail on a missing 'MIRESurfaceType' column.

Map:

  • Added option to clear the current Spatial Map Selection when using the Spatial Selection Information tool.
  • Added option to turn on map viewer scrollbars (on by default) which gives the ability to pan the map using the scrollbars without changing map mode.
  • Added option to the tools menu to manually plot a point on the map using decimal latitude/longitude values.

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed bug which would throw an 'Index was out of range' when closing the Strategy Design window when the Budget form was undocked from the Optimize Design tab.
  • Fixed data discrepancy between the 'Average PASER Rating' graph and the 'Average PASER Rating Report'.

Project Builder:

  • Fixed the exception 'Sequence contains no elements' occurring when changing a project that would remove it from the filtered list of projects.

Road Module:

  • Added the following fields to the Print Segment Report: User Inv ID, Divided Direction, Access Control, Median Type, Traffic Operations, Government Ownership, and MIRE Surface Type.

Sign Filters:

  • Fixed bug which would calculate incorrect results for 'undefined' user-defined field values.

Sign Reports:

  • Added sign and support reports that include user-defined fields.
  • Added option to Archived Sign Report for filtering and sorting

LDC 2017.11

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2017.11

Culvert:

  • Expanded theCulvert Maintenance Memo field to display the whole memo when disabled.
  • Changed the Culvert Rating Memo field to display as an empty field rather than having a zero when there is no value entered.

Road:

  • Fixed bug where an IBR Rating from the previously selected unpaved road segment was carried forward when adding a PASER rating to a paved road segment.
  • Fixed bug where the Surface Subtype picklist was not refreshing after selecting a new database.

Roadsoft 2017.8

Released

Bridge Module:

  • Fixed bug in Bridges on selected PR grid which showed no data for Location column.

Culvert Filters:

  • Fixed Primary Key Violation exception when adding one of the Latest Maintenance fields to a filter if the data has a culvert with multiple maintenance items on the same date.

Culvert Reports:

  • Fixed truncation of Culvert ID column in several reports.

Export to File:

  • Fixed bug which would exclude traffic count stations with no traffic counts.

Framework Migration:

  • Fixed issue that could cause a Transaction Log for Database is Full exception during migration.

Intersection Module:

  • The module was re-written and re-designed with a consistent look and feel to match the other modules.
  • Implemented Intersection Search by Road NamePRNoControl Section, and Point ID
  • Added a Geometry field to replace the legacy Intersection Type field to support Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE) reporting requirements.
  • Updated the Traffic Control field to replace the legacy Traffic Control field to support Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE) reporting requirements.
  • Added list of segments that comprise an intersection with identification and direction designation to support Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE) reporting requirements.

Intersection Reports:

  • Added Framework Point ID and AADT fields to the Intersection Inventory Report

Pavement Management:

  • Added a MIRE Surface Type to Surface Type Definition report in support of the Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE) reporting requirements.
  • Fixed rare error opening the Surface Condition Trend form
  • Fixed error that occurred when opening a saved strategy where the filter no longer contains all of the subtypes present at the time the strategy was created.
  • Fixed error occurring when applying the saved Dock Window for the Optimization Design form.
  • Cleared the read-only lock that prevented the editing of optimized strategy plans.

Map:

  • Added new map selection mode: Spatial Selection Information. While in this mode, clicking on a map feature displays information on that feature and any other features on the visible layers it touches (within a user-definable buffer) without losing any currently selected features on the map.

Road Legends

  • Added a Routine Maintenance Status field to list of legend fields.

Road Module

  • Fixed bug in the Multi-Edit of Inventory data which would show no rows to edit.
  • Added a Governmental Ownership MIRE field to the module which relates to Legal System (Act51). This field is read-only for MI jurisdictions.

Sign Library:

  • Added another fix to prevent the Out of Memory exceptions when performing multiple searches, without closing the form.

Sign Module:

  • Fixed bug which would not refresh the Support Inventory form after archiving a support.

LDC 2017.8

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2017.8

LDC 2017.5

Released

Sign:

  • Added User-defined fields to the sign module; similar to implementation in the Road Module.
  • Added option to reorder signs on a support.