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ENGINEERING SURVEYING (221 BE) Setting Out And Site Control Sr Tan Liat Choon Email: [email protected] Mobile: 016-4975551
WHAT IS SETTING OUT Setting out is all about transferring measurements from working drawings to the building plot Setting out is simply the physical transfer into the ground what was initially on plan or in paperwork. Transferring the building professionals drawing (the architect) plan onto the ground is a process of setting out Plan or drawing where a projected building is drawn and numeric values of setting out elements are written Pegs and profiles are set out to mark the positions of corners, walls and foundations. Most working drawings show separate measurements for individual features such as walls, windows and doors For setting out, it is useful to turn these separate measurements into running dimensions. To do this, each measurement along the plan is added to the ones before it 2