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.
Therefore, in order to synchronize the networks changes and keep the digital Geodatabase always updated and current, the need to implement a procedure to standardize the as-built drawing submittal from local contractors, and to make them in a format compatible with the enterprise GIS Geodatabase.
With this technology complete as-built drawings can be re-created cost effectively.
HDS will be an important tool for building renovation, restoration, and historic preservation, since many older buildings have inadequate as-built drawings.
The actual construction records or as-built drawings would show what the operator actually did.
Muir stresses that Enterprise Engineer for Assets confirms that as-built drawings and plant documentation are prepared and distributed in a controlled and centralized manner.
provide and install new hd playback server system (leightronix or telvue), minimum 2 channel capability, minimum 4 outputs per channel; provide and install new control room matrix routing switcher to configure inputs and outputs (replacing old sierra system); provide and install multiple-day system integration, with complete as-built drawings including any existing equipment which will be incorporated into the new facility design.
When Shan Pehlman consults with oil refineries on replacing aging piping systems, he might get as-built drawings of the old infrastructure.
Retrofits are particularly difficult on older platforms since accurate as-built drawings or models generally don't exist.
On the first full project used to test the technology, engineering time, including as-built drawings, was cut from 12 to 7.
With the Osmose Mapping Center, work orders and as-built drawings are sent by fax or regular mail from a utility's operating districts to the mapping technicians at Osmose Utilities Services.