Location and Design Division
Establishing ProjectWise Access for External Customers
Each individual in a firm must have their own ProjectWise account. Sharing a ProjectWise account is a Commonwealth of Virginia security violation and is not allowed. Each individual will need to follow the process to get a ProjectWise account. Two forms are required to access VDOT’s ProjectWise. The password and account is separate and controlled by Bentley. You must be logged into Bentley to access VDOT ProjectWise documents.
To establish ProjectWise access a federated Bentley IMS account will need to be created. The following forms will need to be completed and emailed to CADDSupport. You will only need a COV domain account if ProjectWise CII access is required.
**ONLY when you have had a COV domain account established, will you receive an email with instructions on your next steps. You may also find that information at
To establish ProjectWise access, an account will be created. The following forms will need to be completed and emailed to CADDSupport. Information on logical accounts can be found at http://www.virginiadot.org/business/locdes/pwcontractorpage.asp.
If a contractor needs access to ProjectWise CII, then the process will follow that of a consultant.
Send your questions and comments to the CADD Support Helpdesk. A trouble ticket will be created and you will get a return email with an assigned case number.