Working drawings


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Working drawings

The drawings for use by a contractor, subcontractor, or fabricator that form part of the contract documents for a building; they contain the necessary information to manufacture or erect an object or structure.

working drawings

Drawings, intended for use by a contractor, subcontractor, or fabricator, which form part of the contract documents for a building project; contain the necessary information to manufacture or erect an object or structure.
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The Working Drawing: The Architect's Tool, edited by Annette Spiro and David Ganzoni.
Frequent changes in plan designs and working drawings = 0.010 (constant) + 1.118 (Role of Consultants)
Using sketches, working drawings, storyboards, and other works in progress, the book thoroughly documents the animator's art and craft, showing how animators use the medium to entertain, inform, and enthuse.
Niven Architects, based in Darlington, has begun working drawings on a three-phase programme of work, which is due to start early next year.
In a statement Alan Brown, managing director of Cala Homes (Midlands), said: "Our working drawings varied in interpretation from the actual planning drawings which has resulted in the discrepancies, as we build in accordance with working drawings.
Michelangelo's 16th-century biographer, Giorgio Vasari, suggested the artist was afraid that his creative struggles would be revealed through scrutiny of his working drawings.
In a telephone interview in early September, Nash said they already started on the mill with predevelopment, working drawings and concepts, and plan to have it running by the spring of 2006.
At the ICA there are examples from the early '70s, graphic equivalents of the installations he was doing at the time but rendered on drafting paper whose medicinal green color is utterly alien to any function as "working drawings." These large sheets have a presence analogous to the sculptures' empty dryness.
'What are the engineer's safety factors?' he would ask while scrutinizing working drawings, setting stringent performance specifications for suspension capacity, impact resistance and point loads across the entire site (including the external yard and cantilevered stair landing).
The working drawings of John MacFarlane can also be seen at the Martin Tinney Gallery until November 2.
Mower's firm did the working drawings, but builder Michael Lander conceived the initial design and had a clear picture of where he wanted the project to go.