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RE: Construction As-built Drawings

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In my office, we incorporate all the RFI's and detail modifications and
produce a "Record Set," as you suggested.  We never call it "As Built."


> Subject: Construction As-built Drawings
> Author:  MIME7:Tomchiu(--nospam--at) at INTERNET
> Date:    5/27/98 11:16 PM
> In some instance, the client would ask me to prepare as-built drawings
> as part of the construction phase.  I would prefer the contractor doing
> as-built drawings rather than the designer.  Why? because, in my
> opinion, whoever does the as-built drawings is simply warranting every
> single nut and bolt were installed per details and spec.  The contractor
> should be the one warranting that.  In most design offices that I worked
> for in the past, the contractor would submit as-built drawings for the
> engineer to review.  When the owner insists on it, I would call it
> "record set", "construction set" rather than as-built.
> Is it standard of practice for engineer to do as-built drawings?