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Set cant parameters before applying

Make the Cant tool more useful. Currently, we set the speed then apply cant and it spits out some random cant values, which are unrealistic. Then we can set the cant parameters and the software proves the values are unrealistic and we have to edit...
7 days ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Needs review

Cant editor process button

When editing cant values in the edit cant feature it can be painfully slow because it recomputes all the values and redraws the table after every edit. It would be a nice to have the option of making all the edits you want and then having a button...
about 1 year ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Cant graphics in plan: more differentiate

It would be great to be able to better distinguish the existing graphics of cant representation in a plan. Today, the cant graphics is overlapped.
2 months ago in CANT 0 Planned

Ability to Import Cant from Excel/CSV

The ability to import Cant values from an Excel Spreadsheet, CSV file, etc.
over 1 year ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Existing Cant

Currently in ORD existing cant can only either be viewed graphically in the curvature diagram or from within the cant editor. Current workflows to annotate existing cant in profile require the projection of both left and right rails in the vertica...
4 months ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Cant offset rotation option for Tunnels

An additional rotation option is needed for cant application. This is an offset point from the track centreline location. Offset point is a user defined value and defined in the tool interface. When Center Offset is selected as rotation option, tw...
over 1 year ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Cant editor parameters before creating cant

In the Cant Editor, there is a tool called validate data which allows you to add in your design parameters and then check against the cant the Openrail has already automatically generated. although a good tool, i just think it would be better Open...
about 1 year ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 1 Future consideration

Customisable Track Design Parameters

There is currently no way to view what cant ratios and related cant values the software is applying to the alignment. Nor is there an option to change the maximum and minimum values applied. The software should have an option to amend the followin...
8 months ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Non automatic update of cant values in cant table

This comment is coupled with another idea I had regarding selective update of annotations. Again the problem stems directly from the dynamic nature of ORD. Usually the process to create a cant for an alignment goes as follows: -Creation of speed t...
8 months ago in CANT / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration

Manual Editing of Cant: Make it easier and allow it to be permanent.

The "ruled" cant tries its best to calculate appropriate values of superelevation. Usually, these end up being over-ridden for many reasons, good or bad. Turning off the rules in Cant editor allows manual editing, but it is very time consuming, "r...
3 months ago in CANT / Geometry / OpenRail Designer 0 Future consideration