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NAME:

Xinyu Shi

TUTORIAL #:7

GROUP MEMBERS: Svetlana Nazaruk, Barry Wu, Israr Nawas CASE STUDY BUILDING NAME: ERC Student Centre 1

TITLE BLOCK

List the types of information found in the title block on the floor plan page.

- Is there a grid? What system is used for identifying the grid lines?

- client

Yes

- project( name)

Numbers( horizontal) & letters (vertical)

-drawing title -company

- Why is some information found in General Notes?

-drawing number

Provides reference & information

-compass

To make the plan clear and less complicated

-copyright / status

Why might this information be important?

- What is the purpose of the legend?

Collecting basic information

Giving information of material used And meaning of symbols

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DRAWING CONTENT - PLANS

- What type of information is shown in this floor plan?

Planed structural dimensions

- Why are some parts of the drawing annotated? Illustrate how the annotations are associated with the relevant part of the drawing.

Doors & stairs

To show material used and reasons

Grid lines

Cross section legend

- Provide an example of the dimensions as they appear on this floor plan? What units are used for the dimensions? - Illustrate how the locations of sections are identified on the plan. What do these symbols mean? Symbols mm

and arrows


- Illustrate how references to other drawings are shown on the plan. What do these symbols mean?

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DRAWING CONTENT – ELEVATIONS

- What type of information is shown in this elevation? How does it differ from the information shown on the plan?

Consultant Project architect & director Specify who are involved Scale is different

- How are windows and doors identified? Provide and example of each. Is there a rationale to their numbering? What do these numbers mean? Can you find the answer somewhere in the drawings?

Door: door number +reference

- Are dimensions shown? If so, how do they differ from the dimensions on the plan? Provide an example of the dimensions as they relate to the elevation.

Windows: window number - Illustrate how floor levels are noted on the plan?

Yes, scale is different - What types of levels are shown on the elevations? Illustrate how levels are shown in relation to the elevation. FFL

Dot lines - Are some areas of the drawing clouded? Why? Yes, track the way buildings were built and making changes (revision no.)

- Is there a grid? If so, how / where is it shown Yes, represented by letters


- Is there a legend? What does it identify and how is it used? Yes Identify building reference

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DRAWING CONTENT – SECTIONS

- What type of information is shown in this section? How does it differ from the information shown on the plan and elevation? Beams

- What types of information on the elevations are expressed using words? Illustrate how this is done.

Ceilings Section plans have more details More on structures and materials used

Materials and

- Are dimensions shown? If so, how do they differ from the dimensions on the elevation? Yes, the scale is different. Looks bigger - Illustrate how the doors and windows are identified on the elevations.

More details

- What types of information on the sections are expressed using words? Illustrate how this is done. Materials, shape, construction

By using gaps between lines

- Are any parts of the elevation clouded? Why? No

- Illustrate where this elevation is located in relation to the plan? By looking at the grid we will be able to know where the location is


- Illustrate how the section drawing differentiates between building elements that are cut through and those that are shown in elevation (beyond). Section: 3D Elevation: 2D

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DRAWING CONTENT – DETAILS

- What sorts of things are detailed? Materials Doors and windows Stairs and lifts Angles Dimensions - Are the details compressed using break lines? Why? Yes

- Provide examples of how different materials are shown on the sections.

So that viewers easily get the information And be aware of the details

- Provide examples of how different materials are shown on drawings at this scale.

- Find where this section is located on the plans. Section LL&MM&NN - Find the locations of these details on the plans, elevations and sections. Legends


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