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CAD Drafting Service Helps Create As-Built Drawings

Posted by Diane Mitol on Tue, Jul 17, 2012 @ 04:42 PM

CAD Drafting Service Helps Create As-Built Drawings

What Are As-Built Drawings?

"As-built" is a term that is generally used in the areas of Architectural, Engineering, Construction (AEC).  There are two types of “As-built” drawings:  (1) those that are created during construction by the contractor and that show, in red ink, on-site changes to the original construction document; and (2) drawings of an existing structure, created from field measurements of the same structure.  Since as-built drawings can be documented either after or during construction, it’s important to note two distinctions: (1) When it's after construction, a qualified technician collects accurate data to reconstruct the drawings; (2) When it's during construction, the design drawings are redmarked for editing

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