The construction documentation (CD) set at 2dcaddrafting.com contains a complete set of drawings and schedules in an order of their occurrence during the construction process. The CD set shifts the focus from design to communicating the developed design and provide all the necessary information for construction in the right order. It helps architects, engineers, builders, contractors and construction professionals. The contractors require these documents along with the construction schedules and material takeoffs, to successfully complete the design.
In layman’s term, the design is simply translated to a technical language of a contractor.
The construction documents are usually prepared during the last stage of the design process. A complete set of construction documentation consists of architectural, structural, MEP, and civil engineering drawings along with all price specification and obtaining the building permits. Modeling of all these aspects may also be included in the construction documentation set.
The preparation of construction documentation is done using the inputs given by the clients such as scanned images, hand sketches and markup drawings etc. The more the input from the client, the more the detail would be included in the CD set. Here at 2dcaddrafting.com, our standard construction documentation set consists of cover sheet, foundation plans, foundation details, floor plan, roof plan, ceiling plan, floor finish pattern plan, upper floor framing plans, roof framing plans, door schedule, building section, wall section, cross sections, interior details, interior elevation, exterior elevation, exterior details, enlarged stair plan and section, window schedule, typ. Window detail, typ. Roof detail, stair detail, typ. Ceiling detail, and room finish schedule.
Why Construction Documentation Set From Us
The CD set prepared at 2dcaddrafting.com acts as a roadmap which can be effectively used by installers and project managers at the construction site. The documentation assured project profitability, it ensures to meet the tight schedules and longer material lead times.
Now with the construction documentation set we provide, our contractors not only can provide cost-effective and quality service but also bid profitably.
2dcaddrafting.com provides CAD conversion services at cost-effective price. We can convert paper drawings, PDF and blueprints to AutoCAD, Revit or Tekla files. The files provided to you will be of the highest accuracy when it comes to CAD conversion services for architectural, civil, MEP, HVAC, structural, steel, precast, rebar, and façade.
The CAD conversion service provided by 2dcaddrafting.com facilitates digitalization of your designs for easy retrieval and better data management solutions. For the purpose, wide range of AEC disciplines which includes but not limited to architects, engineers, construction & engineering firms, contractors, builders, and fabricators approach us.
When it comes to CAD migration services, 2dcaddrafting.com can handle projects of every sizes. Our team of engineers with ample experience and expertise in the field of CAD conversion can take the conversion process to next level. Our team converts all hand drawn drafts, manual sketches and scanned drawings into a highly accurate CAD format, the way you always expected to have in your database. The proven track records in CAD conversion service of any format has assured as recurring clients all around the globe.
Area of Expertize
- Paper to CAD conversion
- PDF to CAD conversion
- 2D to 3D CAD conversion
- Raster to Vector conversion
- JPEG image to CAD file conversion
- Micro Station to AutoCAD
- CAD to Revit conversion
- 3D mechanical conversion
- 2D drawings from conceptual sketches and images
- Migration of CAD platform
- Conversion of blueprints, study drawings into P&IDs & 2D drawings
Here at 2dcaddrafting.com, strictly follow every international work standards and codes assuring top quality CAD conversion services to our clients. As a comprehensive solution provider for all your CAD conversions, with us you need not have to look any other service provider.
When it comes to as-built drawings or drafting or detailing, 2dcaddrafting.com is the one-stop solution. We understand the specific requirement of our client when it comes to as-built drawings and provide them with 100% accuracy. The service includes complete building information model, hardcopy drawing with modifications done during the construction phase, field request alterations, shop drawings and contractor designs required during the construction. Our service is hired by architects, builders, contractors, homeowners, and retailers.
When You Should Hire 2dcaddrafting.com
Our clients approach us for as-built drawings during or post-installation. It generally happens when the originally anticipated plan is altered due to unexpected conditions arising during the construction process. Construction team tackles the issues on the spot coming up with a solution which is ideal for the site. The client forwards us the new changes made at the site by adding markups to the plan or the point cloud.
Redline Marked up to As-Built Drawings
After the desired changes made at the site which arise due to unexpected conditions, the client forwards us the original plan with redline markups mentioning the changes. We provide as-built drawings as per the markups. For the purpose, engineers at 2dcaddrafting.com make use of AutoCAD, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD Architecture, Revit, and SketchUp.
Point Cloud to As-Built Drawings
To receive the as-built drawings from 2dcaddrafting.com, our client forwards us the point cloud. We export these point cloud set into Revit. This facilitates the engineers at 2dcaddrafting.com to create the as-built model. As-built drawing is extracted from the as-built building information model. As per the client's requirement, we provide as-built drawing or the as-built model.
2dcaddrafting.com provides fabrication drawings with utmost accuracy. When it comes to fabrication drawings, we provide it to our clients in 2 categories as per their requirement. Single part drawing: which comes with all the information for the metal cutting, and assembly drawing: which have all the information for assembling and welding single parts.
As per the client's requirement, we provide the specific type of detail drawings when it comes to fabrication drawing. The material part list is provided to identify the complete materials used for the fabrication build up. The complete list of weld details are provided using the welds standard symbolic representation, and all the materials are easily identifiable with respect to the relevant standards and codes.
Few maybe fundamentally assembly drawings as the number of items assembled together forms a fabrication. With our specialized team of detailers for fabrication drawing, 2dcaddrafting.com assures you 100% satisfaction with our quality of work.
2dcaddrafting provide shop drawing services to contractors, fabricators, manufacturer, suppliers, and subcontractors. Our highly skilled engineering drafters have ample experience to handle any projects which require prefabricated components for air handling unit, appliances, cabinets, elevators, millwork, precast concrete, structural steel, trusses, and windows. The service includes the coordination and installation shop drawings of MEP and HVAC such as electrical, fire protection, piping, plumbing, and sheet metal ductwork.
The shop drawing services we provide to contractors or manufacturers are the drawn information version of the construction documentation. In fact, with more details when compared with a CD set. It helps the manufacturing crew to fabricate the material with the right specifications and the installation crew to install it at the site. The shop drawings drafted at 2dcaddrafting.com guides the project managers and installers at the construction site as a roadmap and helps them to complete the project within the allotted time assuring a profit.
Here at 2dcaddrafting.com, the information we provide with our shop drawings includes information for comparison for architects and engineers, modifications made from the construction documentation, information essential for product fabrication, dimension indication for job site verification, information on installation, and computer-aided MEP design coordination. The level of detail of the information varies with respect to the requirement of the client.
2dcaddrafting.com is a leading service provider of solar panel CAD detailing (solar PV drafting) services. As per the client’s requirement on mounting system, i.e. both ground and rooftop mounted, we provide the installation layouts for the roof and ground-mounted solar panels. Our dedicated solar panel detailing team has the potential for creating introductory, permit and installation drawings for residential and commercial buildings. The experience gathered from certified solar panel installers helped us provide top-notch quality service to our clients who seek solar panel detailing services.
Deliverables of solar panel detailing includes:
- Site plan & vicinity map
- Roof plan & panel connection details
- Roof attachment details
- Component section details
- Electrical fabrication and wiring details
- Heat dissipation & ventilation requirements details
- Specification sheets
At 2dcaddrafting.com, we understand our client’s requirements and provide them with the finest service close to 100% accuracy as a solar panel detailing company.