Technical Terms

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DEFINITIONS (Cont’d)
Technical Glossary
“2D” “3D” “AutoCAD”
“B1M”
“Total Stations” 2 dimensional
3 dimensional
AutoCAD is a commercial software application for 2D and 3D computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting
Building information modelling involves generation and management of digital representations of physical and functional characteristics of places, which can be exchanged or networked to support decision making. B1M services extend beyond the planning and design phase of a project, extending throughout the bUilding life cycle, supporting processes, including cost -management, construction management, project management and facility operation
Total station is an electronic / optical instrument used in modern surveying and building construction. The Total Station is an electronic theodolite (transit) integrated with an electronic distance meter to read slope distances from the instrument to a particular point

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