Reading Blueprints & Specs in Mechanical Construction|
Date/Time: May 24, 2017 from 12:00 - 4:00 pm (lunch included at 11:30 am)
Location: MCAWW Training Center, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1250, Seattle
This course will improve comprehension of contract documents for all attendees. It will include how to read and decipher blueprints and specifications, as well as how to find and manage common discrepancies. Students will:
• Learn the relationship of the drawings with the specifications and viewpoints from the Owner, Designer, General Contractor, and Mechanical Contractor
• Complete a scavenger hunt activity involving MEP (wet side and dry side), Architectural, Structural, and Civil drawings and specifications
• Perform a drawing version review - schematic drawings (SD), design development (DD) and construction documents (CD)
• Review lessons learned in an effort to avoid common contract document conflicts, errors and omissions
Who Should Attend:
This entry-level program will benefit anyone with less than 2 years of experience who reviews blueprints and specs, including project managers, project engineers, estimators, and project coordinators.
How You Will Benefit:
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to confidently understand where to find specific components of a project within the contract documents, as well as strategies to avoid the most common discrepancies found in almost every set of documents.
• Understand the role of drawings within the contract documents.
• Learn by way of in-class activities where to find specific information on the contract drawings.
• Explore alternative opinions and interpretive viewpoints from different entities in the construction process (Owner, Designer, General Contractor, and Mechanical Contractor)
Registration closed. Class full.
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Online signup is not available for this class.
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