Team Plotting for Monday

“If you build they will come”  “If you plot it I will mark it up!”

For Monday it would be great for each team to plot full size 22 x 34 one of each of the following sheet types:

You can add isometric views to detail sheets if it helps you understand what you are doing or if it helps to communicate your details to others.  Remember to use the cropped Orient to View method outlines in the scavenger hunt tutorials.

Architectural Drawings

  • Cover / Title Sheet (One Great Perspective and Drawings List)
  • Architectural Floor Plan w/ Furniture / Walls /Doors and Door Schedule (typ 1/8″)
  • Architectural Reflected Ceiling Plan – with lights/supply & return (typ 1/8″)
  • Exterior Building Elevations (typically same as plans 1/8″)
  • Whole Building Sections (typically same as plans 1/8″)
  • Wall Sections (typically 3/4″ or larger)
  • Plan Details @columns (3/4″ or larger)
  • Stair Sheet (Plans & Sections)  (1/4″ or larger)
  • Partition Types (From Autocad)

Structural Drawings

  • Foundation Plan – Shows Footings (typ same as architectural 1/8″)
  • Typical Structural Plan (typ same as architectural 1/8″)
  • Structural Section (typ same as architectural 1/8″)


Presentation for Thursday the 16th of April

Work can be shown either in group or individual.  You are to outline all of your structural and building systems and address the following questions:

  • What is your structural grid spacing and spans?
  • What are you using for long spans?  How deep are they and did this affect your floor to floor heights so that you have head room below the structure?
  • What are the main materials or your exterior facade?  Masonry? Precast? Metal Panel? Concrete? Curtain-Wall? Punched openings/Windows? Other?
  • How do you mechanical systems work?  Where does fresh air come into the building? Where are your shafts and how does air circulate vertically through the building?
  • How are your cores and stairs located?
  • Please provide floor plans showing corridor circulation/