As-built drawings


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As-built drawings

Plans that incorporate the changes made during construction to record accurately the actual construction of the structure, as opposed to the initial construction documents.
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Engineers investigating the site discovered that some of the column-to-column wind braces had been relocated a few bays off from what was shown in the as-built drawings.
As-built drawings exist but are limited to 2D format.
A detailed as-built simulation and calibration were performed for a case-study building that has energy conservation design measures (ECDMs), based on as-built drawings and measured data, including: weather data packed to TRY format, light & receptacle day-typing, Custom Weighting Factors (CWF) with U-effective calculation to account for thermal mass, low-e windows using the Window 5.
With this technology complete as-built drawings can be re-created cost effectively.
These units are operated in the field, often by a single designer, obtaining the required data for as-built drawings.
Information from site visits, DOE-2 manuals, as-built drawings, and measured energy and operation data were used to create a DOE-2 input file for the calibrated as-built simulation.
As-Built drawings for many older buildings no longer exist.
The contractor should retain as-built drawings at the end of any project.
In both phases of the project, Geospatial provided the town with a plan and profile report, accurate as-built drawings, and positional data for the pipelines that can be integrated into GIS or AutoCAD.
We are looking after buildings only a few years old where things like as-built drawings, operations and maintenance manuals, room data sheets and system configuration details are just not available.
PKS offers a full range of services including, but not limited to, conceptual design, the preparation of design drawings, technical specifications, bid services, review and approval of submittals, construction oversight and management, scheduling, commissioning services and preparation of as-built drawings and closeout documents.