Unit 8 Assignment 2: Proprietary Roofing Systems
Reflectivity (for cool roofing)
Thermoplastics are provided in a wide variety of colors, although most often in light (cool)
colors for higher reflectivity and, since they soften (by definition
Unit 5 Assignment 1: Masonry Walls
1. Describe how a cavity wall works and sketch its major construction features. What
aspects of cavity wall construction are most critical to its success in preventing water
A cavity wall prevents
Unit 6 Assignment 2: Light Gauge Steel
1. How are light gauge steel framing members manufactured?
To manufacture the members used in light gauge steel frame construction, sheet steel is
fed from continuous coils through machines at room temp
Unit 8 Assignment 1: Pre-Cast Framing System
1. Under what circumstances might a designer choose a precast concrete framing system over a
sitecast system? Under what circumstances might a sitecast system be favored?
Since precast is manufactu
Unit 9 assignment 1: Types of Windows And Doors
1. List in detail the primary functional requirements for windows in each of the following
a. A residential bathroom in an urban apartment building b. A jail cell - In buildings subj
PM3110: Introduction to Project Management Module 1
Indentifying What a Project Is?
From the list given I believe that the following would be considered projects and
my meaning behind them.
1. Building a house.
a. Building a house would need
PM 3150 Construction Techniques
Week 1 Assignment 1
1. Name two wood species appropriate for each of the following uses:
a. Hardwood Flooring: Red Oak is the most common sought after species of wood
used due to its hardness. The Janka Hardne
Unit 9 Assignment 2: Sustainability of Windows and Doors
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a national nonprofit organization that was formed
in 1993, with a membership of building industry groups and individuals. The goal of sustaina
Unit 10 Assignment 1
Cladding Systems around town
By: Jerry Guzman
Universtiy of Texas at San Antonio
6500 square feet of 2 thick saw cut cladding, exterior applications
Stone was saw-cut 24 x 24 x 2, Natural cleft.
Located in San Antonio, Texas
PM3110 Module 3 Exercise 1
Risk Management Plan
I have given my upper management the weighted scoring system for the best project to
select. Although once they have viewed this, they have told me that they had already
selected a project with