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Basic Structural Symbols and abbreviations part i

Aggregate ————————————aggBitumen ————————————–bitBlock work ———————————–blkBrick work ———————————–bwkBuilding ————————————-bldgColumn —————————————colConcrete ————————————-concDam proof course/membrane ——— dpc/dpm Drawing——————————- drgElevation ———————————- ELFoundation —————————– fdsFull size ————————- FSSetting out point ———————- SOPSetting out line ————————– SOLNear face——————————- NFFar face ——————————- FFEach face ——————————- EFEach way ——————————- EWCenters ——————————— crsCentre to centre ——————– c/c Finishing floor level ———————- FFLStructural floor level …

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Dam Proofing

Dam Proofing In a building the structure should be free from dampness. A dam building is in healthy to these who lived in side and it causes damage to the building of the building there are various courses of dampness in the walls. 1. Moisture rising up in to the found a tin from the …

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Construction technology deals with a method of construction of various types of buildings and their components. A building defined as an enclosed space covered by a roof Technically spelling a hut, a place , a cinema hall, a hospital, a workshop etc are all buildings. Buildings in general can be broadly classified into two main …

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The Role of the Quantity Surveyor

A Quantity Surveyortypically manages the financial aspects of a building or construction project. Priorto Construction Preparation of Feasibility Studies Estimating to define project budgets Analysis of the effect of design changes on the project budget Cost planning to refine the budget as the design documents develop Preparation of Bills of Quantities to assist in the …

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