Category : Architecture
Editor : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
ISBN : 1590703472
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics.

Category : Computers
Editor : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
ISBN : 1566375584
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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- Includes a set of 119 (17" x 22") foldout prints that provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences.- Covers commercial and residential print reading.- Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at end of text.

Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : John Wiley & Sons
ISBN : 9781118113004
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 240
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Accurately interpret graphic and written construction documents Construction documents are the vital link between the architect's vision and the finished physical structure. Building professionals must accurately read and follow these documents in order to build a given design in the most efficient way possible. Print and Specifications Reading for Construction explains exactly how to interpret construction documents, offering students and professionals a complete package for learning and understanding. The text clearly lays out different graphic and written document types, how they developed, what information they contain, and their current use in residential and commercial construction today. Next, it looks in depth at the documents, revealing how each type works in action through example projects. Alongside the text, online access to three complete sets of sample sheets gives you experience working with prints and specifications. Inside you will discover: How to solve real construction problems in large-scale residential and commercial projects Coverage of architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and civil drawings and specifications Relevant terminology for, and practical applications of, sustainability and Building Information Modeling (BIM) Practice questions and exercises throughout An all-in-one reference that combines clearly written text, complete document sample sets, and up-to-date digital resources, Print and Specifications Reading for Construction is an essential companion for anyone learning or practicing construction or contracting.

Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN : 9780071549875
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 368
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Improve Your Ability to Read and Interpret All Types of Construction Drawings Blueprint Reading is a step-by-step guide to reading and interpreting all types of construction drawings. Filled with hundreds of illustrations and study questions, this easy-to-use resource offers a complete overview of construction drawing basics for every aspect of the construction process- from site work, foundations, and structural systems to interior work and finishes. Covering all the latest technological advances, noted architect Sam Kubba offers detailed information on: Blueprint standards-ANSI, ISO, AWS, and ASME Computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) Lines, views, elevations, and dimensions Layouts of all construction drawing types-architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical Specifications-MasterFormat and UniFormat Symbols-materials, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and others How to avoid costly pitfalls on construction projects You'll also find a glossary of terms for quick reference, convenient tables and charts for identifying symbols and abbreviations, and much more. Inside This Skills-Building Guide to Construction Drawing Basics • Blueprint Standards • Blueprints and Construction Drawings: A Universal Language • Understanding Lines • Types of Views • Understanding Dimensions • Layout of Construction Drawings • Understanding Industrial Blueprints • The Meaning of Symbols • Understanding Schedules • Specifications • ISO Issues, Codes, and Building Regulations • Construction Business Environment

Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 0766808394
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
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This book teaches the basic skills needed to read, study, and understand construction plans. It also features a detailed analysis of a set of residential plans. (Adapted from back cover).

Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Industrial Press Inc.
ISBN : 083113125X
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 324
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A best selling text and self-training manual.

Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Delmar Pub
ISBN : 1133716571
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 524
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This enhanced edition of PRINT READING FOR ENGINEERING AND MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY 3E takes a practical approach to print reading, with fundamental through advanced coverage that demonstrates industry standards essential for pursuing careers in the 21st century. Readers will learn step-by-step how to interpret actual industry prints while building the knowledge and skills that will allow them to read complete sets of working drawings. Realistic examples, illustrations, related tests, and print reading problems are based on real world engineering prints that comply with ANSI, ASME, AWS, and other related standards. Included in this new edition is material on electronic filing, discovery, the duty to prevent spoliation, pertinent rule changes and coverage of the HIPAA standards that facilitates readers' understanding of the importance of these relatively new areas of practice. Thorough updating of the law, changes in rules of procedure, evidence, and ethics standards keeps readers current on changes in the law and practice.

Category : Architecture
Editor : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
ISBN : 1605258024
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 360
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Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. The 2013 edition of this text has been extensively revised and features five new print reading projects, including two new unit-based projects with end-of-unit activities and three new advanced projects at the end of the text. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics. * Includes more than 125, 17" x 22" foldout prints, which provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences. * Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at the end of the text. * Full color is used throughout the text to enhance student comprehension of the subject matter. The Instructor's Resource CD contains electronic versions of the foldout prints that accompany the Print Reading for Construction textbook. The electronic prints are provided in PDF format. These prints can be projected by the instructor during a lecture or used in place of the paper prints by the student when completing the print reading activities.

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ISBN : 0826904106
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Language : en
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Category : Technology & Engineering
Editor : Delmar Pub
ISBN : 0827316542
Type : PDF, Epub and Kindle
Language : en
Views : 346
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