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The City of Portland, Oregon

Environmental Services

working for clean rivers

Phone: 503-823-7740

Fax: 503-823-6995

1120 SW 5th Ave, Suite 613, Portland, OR 97204

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BES Abbreviations, Legend, and Notes

The CAD tools and templates found on this website are intended for use with Sewer, Stormwater & Restoration Capital Improvement Projects (CIP) only. Visit the BES AutoCAD home page for more information: https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bes/77336


BES Legend

AutoCAD table containing the commonly used symbols.

BES Abbreviations

AutoCAD table containing the abbreviations used by BES.

Construction and design notes

Word document containing standard language for construction and design notes.

General notes

Word document containing standard language for general notes.

BES Abbreviations spreadsheet

Excel spreadsheet containing the abbreviations used by BES.

Design criteria and assumptions

Word document containing standard language for design criteria and assumptions.

Erosion control notes

Word document containing standard language for erosion control general notes.