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November 15, 2018

Blueprint Reading for Commercial Construction Session 3: West Des Moines

Date:

November 16, 2018

Schedule:

Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm

Location:

Sheraton West Des Moines
1800 50th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Brochure: 

Construction drawings can be difficult to understand and mistakes can be costly. Being able to read and understand construction drawings is a fundamental skill for anyone involved in the construction industry. In this series, participants will gain the skills necessary to read and understand typical construction documents - blueprints and specifications.

Presenter: Brad Perkins, Construction Engineering - Des Moines, IA

Session 3: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm  
Plumbing/ Mechanical / Electrical
This session will focus on the reading and use of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing plans and specifications. Topics include the following:
• Standard symbols, plan organization, specification organization
• Mechanical systems, equipment, ductwork, and schedules
• Plumbing systems, equipment, piping, and schedules
• Electrical systems, equipment, wiring, conduit, one-line diagrams, and schedules
• Electrical site plan
• Mechanical, plumbing, and electrical details

Master Builder Designation Credits: Project Management - 6