Blueprint Reading for Commercial Construction - Session 3


  • Sep 20, 2019 08:00 AM – 03:00 PM


  • Sheraton West Des Moines
  • 1800 50th Street
  • West Des Moines, IA 50266
Fee Type of Fee
$150 MBI Members
$200 Construction Update Network Members & Non-Members

Presenter: Brad Perkins, Construction Engineering, Senior Lecturer, Iowa State University - Ames, IA

Session #3: 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