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Civil Drafting Technology by David A. Madsen, Terence M. Shumaker, David P. Madsen


Civil Drafting Technology by David A. Madsen, Terence M. Shumaker, David P. Madsen

Civil Drafting Technology Seventh Edition covers it all-basic and advanced topics-and everything in between, equipping readers to convert engineering sketches or instructions into actual formal drawings and gain a working knowledge of mapping. Using a knowledge building format where one concept is mastered before the next is introduced, Civil Drafting Technology includes: Basic Drafting TopicsMaps: fundamentals, types of maps, scales, symbolsCADD: use, standards, applications Intermediate/Advanced TopicsMeasuring distance and elevation, Surveying, Location & Direction, Legal Descriptions and Plot Plans, Contour Lines, Horizontal Alignment Layout, GISCareer DevelopmentSchooling, Employment, Workplace Ethics, Professional OrganizationsCADD ApplicationsContent-related TestsReal-world drafting and design problems

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Publication date

7th January 2009


David A. Madsen, Terence M. Shumaker, David P. Madsen

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Pearson an imprint of Pearson Education (US)


Mixed media product
Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-ROM
456 pages


Engineering graphics & technical drawing
Civil engineering, surveying & building



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