Building Construction: Site Surveying & Development

Building Construction: Site Surveying & Development


Item Number: CEV80796W

Price: $117.00

Lesson topics include:

  • Basic Masonry
  • Site Evaluation
  • Surveying
  • Site Development
  • Equipment
  • Safety
  • and many more!

In this DVD, expert Dr. Doug Ullrich, Jr., of Sam Houston State University will teach students about basic masonry, basic site evaluation, basic surveying and basic site development. Students will learn equipment identification, safety procedure and masonry techniques as he demonstrates how to build a brick wall and a block wall. Students will follow along as he selects the building material, sets up guide lines, mixes mortar, "butters" the bricks and blocks, lays row and explains clean-up procedures for building these standard structures. Using 3-D computer graphics, evaluation and surveying concepts are illustrated as the expert discusses equipment, field notes and other data collection and data analysis techniques. Students will observe pre-construction practices, view various stages of residential construction and examine developmental issues.