Thank you for visiting the Drainage Section site. The Central Office Drainage Section provides hydrologic, hydraulic, stormwater management, and coastal engineering services to ensure that Florida DOT provides a safe, economical transportation system
that preserves the quality of Florida's environment.
The Drainage Section develops and updates policies, procedures, standards, specifications, and guidelines for these practice areas:
- Prediction of bridge hydraulics and scour for riverine and tidal waterways
- Design of bank protection and bridge scour countermeasures
- Prediction of wave climates and forces on bridge
- Hydraulic and Stormwater management design of drainage systems for roads and bridges