Print and Specifications Reading for Construction

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction


  • Author: Ron Russell
  • Release Date : 2011-10-20
  • Genre: Engineering
  • File Size: 31891743 Bytes


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 e...

Print Reading for Construction

Print Reading for Construction


  • Author : Walter C. Brown
  • Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
  • Release Date : 1997-01-01
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1566373565


Print Reading for Construction Book Description :

- 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....

Print Reading for Construction

Print Reading for Construction


  • Author : Walter Charles Brown
  • Publisher : Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher
  • Release Date : 2017-11-06
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1631269224


Print Reading for Construction Book Description :

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 info...

Print Reading for Construction

Print Reading for Construction


  • Author : Walter Charles Brown
  • Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
  • Release Date : 2012-03-01
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1605258024


Print Reading for Construction Book Description :

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, whic...

Print Reading for Construction

Print Reading for Construction


  • Author : Walter Charles Brown
  • Publisher : Goodheart-Willcox Pub
  • Release Date : 2004-08-15
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1590703472


Print Reading for Construction Book Description :

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....

Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology

Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology


  • Author : David Madsen
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2012-08-15
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285414577


Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology Book Description :

PRINT READING FOR ARCHITECTURE AND CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY, 3E provides the knowledge and skills needed to accurately interpret blueprints for residential and light commercial construction. This easy-to-use text explores all facets of print reading, with examples and illustrations taken from actual architectural prints. Readers are provided with the information they need to create high-quality, standardized real world working drawings. In addition, this edition is fully updated with CADD-generated print reading examples, illustrations, and exercises that comply with the highest industry standards of computer-aided design and drafting. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in...

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction


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


Print and Specifications Reading for Construction Book Description :

Accurately interpret graphic and written constructiondocuments Construction documents are the vital link between thearchitect's vision and the finished physical structure. Buildingprofessionals must accurately read and follow these documents inorder to build a given design in the most efficient waypossible. Print and Specifications Reading for Constructionexplains exactly how to interpret construction documents, offeringstudents and professionals a complete package for learning andunderstanding. The text clearly lays out different graphic andwritten document types, how they developed, what information theycontain, and their current use in residential and commercialconstruction today. Next, it looks in depth at the documents,revealing how each type wo...

Construction Print Reading
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Construction Print Reading


  • Author : Leonard Koel
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0766808394


Construction Print Reading Book Description :

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)....

Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction

Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction


  • Author : Thomas E. Proctor
  • Publisher : Amer Technical Pub
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0826904688


Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction Book Description :

Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction presents information applicable to the carpentry, electrical, mechanical, and general building trades, and provides authentic printreading experiences using contemporary prints. Single and multifamily dwellings, plus mixed-use and light commercial project plans are covered in the textbook. Specifications describing the building components and construction procedures are also included for two of the projects, the Brick-Veneer Residence and the Wendy'sr Restaurant. This edition of the highly acclaimed text/workbook includes content covering sustainable construction, project delivery systems, construction professionals, building information modeling (BIM), zoning and permitting, fireproofing...

Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction

Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction


  • Author : Leonard P. Toenjes
  • Publisher : Amer Technical Pub
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0826904610


Printreading for Heavy Commercial Construction Book Description :

Accompanied by one box of Plans (58 folded sheets); these prints are also available on the CD-ROM....