Print Reading For Construction

Print Reading For Construction

Print Reading For Construction

Print Reading for Construction provides a practical way to learn and master the skill of print reading for construction. It is a combination text-workbook that teaches the interpretation and visualization of residential and commercial construction prints. The text starts with the basics and progresses to advanced topics. The content is ideal for career and technical students, apprentices, and building trades workers in addition to being suitable for self-study. The Large Prints folder included with the text contains 140 foldout prints (17" x 22") from residential and commercial construction, providing students realistic, on-the-job experience. New Green Building and Careers in Construction features address sustainable design practices and career information. Applied math and measurement content and assessments help students master foundational skills for success. Electronic versions of the prints in the Large Prints folder are available in PDF format in the instructor resources. Four advanced projects at the end of the text provide additional practice to further develop skills. The new edition features new sets of prints from residential and commercial projects and related print reading activities. A new set of residential prints for a basic project was added to this edition to address basic skills and practices. The text has been enhanced with a new, colorful design and includes many new illustrations to explain topics.

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Product Details :

Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Walter Charles Brown
Publisher : Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher
Release : 2017-11-06
Total Pages : 400 Pages
ISBN : 1631269224


Instructor S Powerpoint Presentations

Instructor S Powerpoint Presentations

- 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.

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Product Details :

Genre : Computers
Author : Walter C. Brown
Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
Release : 2000-09-01
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 1566375584


Print And Specifications Reading For Construction

Print And Specifications Reading For Construction

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.

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Product Details :

Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Ron Russell
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2011-10-20
Total Pages : 240 Pages
ISBN : 9781118113004


Print Reading For Construction

Print Reading For Construction

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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Product Details :

Genre : Architecture
Author : Walter Charles Brown
Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
Release : 2012-03-01
Total Pages : 360 Pages
ISBN : 1605258024


Blueprint Reading

Blueprint Reading

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

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Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Sam Kubba
Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
Release : 2008-10-31
Total Pages : 368 Pages
ISBN : 9780071549875


Print Reading For Construction

Print Reading For Construction

Provides learning objectives and answers to questions in the text.

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Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Walter Charles Brown
Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
Release : 2005-01-01
Total Pages : 56 Pages
ISBN : 1590703480


Print And Specifications Reading For Construction

Print And Specifications Reading For Construction

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.

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Product Details :

Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Ron Russell
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Release : 2011-11-30
Total Pages : 240 Pages
ISBN : 9780470879412


Blueprint Reading

Blueprint Reading

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

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Product Details :

Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Sam Kubba
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release : 2008-10-21
Total Pages : 384 Pages
ISBN : 0071549862


Construction Print Reading

Construction Print Reading

This CD-ROM product marks a radical departure from traditional teaching tools by allowing users to customize their learning to meet their specific needs. With a never-before-used category system, Construction Print Reading for the 21st Century provides the ability to âeoetoggleâe between construction print categories, such as architectural, structural, civil, electrical, etc., and the associated print types, including plan views, details, elevations, sections, etc. Users can then concentrate on discipline-specific information. Practical and easy-to-follow, this innovative tool presents an entirely new approach to construction print reading.

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Product Details :

Genre : Computers
Author : Joseph Dusek
Publisher : Delmar Pub
Release : 2006-01
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 1418014389


Construction Print Reading

Construction Print Reading

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).

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Product Details :

Genre : Technology & Engineering
Author : Leonard Koel
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release : 1999
Total Pages : 501 Pages
ISBN : 0766808394