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Engineering DSM

Below is the latest revision of the City of Greenville Design and Specifications Manual published by the Engineering Division. You will also find a matrix of the current pre-approved details and notes for inclusion in land development plans for projects within the City. The purpose of the Design and Specifications Manual (DSM) is to establish minimum standards and provide guidance for the design and construction of land development projects and utility installations within the City of Greenville. The manual will assist developers, engineers, surveyors, contractors, inspectors and property owners in the best practical design for site development and redevelopment related activities.

Please continue to check this page to make sure your manual is up to date. The Engineering Division will post all amendments and revisions of the DSM to this page, and every reasonable effort will be made to notify the design community. If you have any questions or if you would like to set up a pre-permit conference, please call the Engineering Division at 864-467-4400. We look forward to working with you; we recognize the success of your development is linked to the success of our City.

*Note: AutoCAD Files will be added soon. Please check back.


Download the complete DSM (4.4 MB)

Download Individual Details AutoCAD Divisions Zipped Adobe Acrobat Divisions
1000 General Civil 1000-general_civil.zip 1000-General Civil.pdf (3.1 MB)
2000 Wastewater Utility 2000-wastewater_utility.zip 2000-Wastewater_Utility.pdf
(389 KB)
3000 Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control 3000-epsc.zip 3000-EPSC.pdf (2.3 MB)

1000 General Civil
1000 Streets AutoCAD Acrobat
1000 Sheet 1 Alley 1000.dwg 1000.pdf
1001 Sheet 1 Local Residential Street 1001.dwg 1001.pdf
1002 Sheet 1 Local Low Volume Residential Street 1002.dwg 1002.pdf
1003 Sheet 1 Local Residential Street With On-Street Parking 1003.dwg 1003.pdf
1004 Sheet 1 Main Street 1004.dwg 1004.pdf
1005 Sheet 1 Collector 1005.dwg 1005.pdf
1006 Sheet 1 Arterial 1006.dwg 1006.pdf
1007 Sheet 1 Collector & Arterial Minimum Pavement Section 1007.dwg 1007.pdf
1008 Sheet 1 Cul-de-Sac 1008.dwg 1008.pdf
1100 Curb, Gutter and Sidewalk AutoCAD Acrobat
1100 Sheet 1 Concrete Curb and Gutter 1100.dwg 1100.pdf
1101 Sheet 1 Curb End Taper 1101.dwg 1101.pdf
1102 Sheet 1 Concrete Sidewalk 1102.dwg 1102.pdf
1103 Sheet 1 Expansion Joints and Scoring Lines 1103.dwg 1103.pdf
1104 Sheet 1 Sidwalk with Curb Lawn 1104.dwg 1104.pdf
1200 Miscelleneous Street Elements AutoCAD Acrobat
1200 Sheet 1 Street Name Sign 1200.dwg 1200.pdf
1201 Sheet 1 Concrete Median 1201.dwg 1201.pdf
1202 Sheet 1 Speed Hump 1202-1.dwg 1202-1.pdf
  Sheet 2 Speed Hump 1202-2.dwg 1202-2.pdf
1203 Sheet 1 Nuisance Trough 1203.dwg 1203.pdf
1300 Driveways AutoCAD Acrobat
1300 Sheet 1 Commercial Driveway I – Curb Lawn Less Than 7'-4" 1300-1.dwg 1300-1.pdf
  Sheet 2 Commercial Driveway I – Curb Lawn Less Than 7'-4" 1300-2.dwg 1300-2.pdf
1301 Sheet 1 Commercial Driveway II – Curb Lawn 7'-4" or Greater 1301-1.dwg 1301-1.pdf
  Sheet 2 Commercial Driveway II – Curb Lawn 7'-4" or Greater 1301-2.dwg 1301-2.pdf
1302 Sheet 1 Residential Driveway 1302-1.dwg 1302-1.pdf
  Sheet 2 Residential Driveway 1302-2.dwg 1302-2.pdf
1400 Handicap Accessibility AutoCAD Acrobat
1400 Sheet 1 Handicap Ramp I – Curb Lawn Less Than 6'- 0" 1400.dwg 1400.pdf
1401 Sheet 1 Handicap Ramp II – Curb Lawn Less Than 6'- 0" to 7'- 4" 1401.dwg 1401.pdf
1402 Sheet 1 Handicap Ramp III – Curb Lawn 7'- 4" & Greater 1402.dwg 1402.pdf
1403 Sheet 1 Handicap Ramp IV – Return Curb 1403.dwg 1403.pdf
1404 Sheet 1 Handicap Ramp Construction Notes 1404.dwg 1404.pdf
1405 Sheet 1 Detectable Warning Surface 1405.dwg 1405.pdf
1406 Sheet 1 Detectable Warning Surface 1406.dwg 1406.pdf
1407 Sheet 1 Handicap Accessibility Symbol 1407.dwg 1407.pdf
1408 Sheet 1 Handicap Accessibility Sign 1408.dwg 1408.pdf
1500 Parking Facility Standards AutoCAD Acrobat
1500 Sheet 1 Parking Standards 1500.dwg 1500.pdf
1501 Sheet 1 On-Street Parallel Parking 1501.dwg 1501.pdf
1502 Sheet 1 Precast Wheel Stop 1502.dwg 1502.pdf
1600 Non-Street Paving Sections AutoCAD Acrobat
1600 Sheet 1 Asphalt Paving Sections 1600.dwg 1600.pdf
1601 Sheet 1 Concrete Paving Section 1601.dwg 1601.pdf
1602 Sheet 1 Pervious Concrete Paving Section 1602.dwg 1602.pdf
2000 Wastewater Utility
2000 Gravity Sewer Lines AutoCAD Acrobat
2000 Sheet 1 Sanitary Sewer General Notes 2000-1.dwg 2000-1.pdf
  Sheet 2 Sanitary Sewer General Notes 2000-2.dwg 2000-2.pdf
4.02 Sheet 1 Standard Wastewater Manhole 402.dwg 402.pdf
4.03 Sheet 1 External Manhole Drop 403.dwg 403.pdf
4.04 Sheet 1 Manhole Ring 404.dwg 404.pdf
4.05 Sheet 1 Manhole Cover 405.dwg 405.pdf
4.06 Sheet 1 Watertight Manhole Ring and Cover 406.dwg 406.pdf
4.07 Sheet 1 Wastewater Tap 407.dwg 407.pdf
4.08 Sheet 1 Wastewater Service Connection 408.dwg 408.pdf
4.09 Sheet 1 Flexible Pipe Trench Bedding, Backfill and Restoration 409.dwg 409.pdf
4.14 Sheet 1 Rigid Pipe Trench Bedding, Backfill and Restoration 414.dwg 414.pdf
4.15 Sheet 1 Casing Spacer 415.dwg 415.pdf
3000 Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control
3000 EPSC Best Management Practices AutoCAD Acrobat
3000 Sheet 1 Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Notes 3000-1.dwg 3000-1.pdf
Sheet 2 Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Notes 3000-2.dwg 3000-2.pdf
  Sheet 3 Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Notes 3000-3.dwg 3000-3.pdf