What would you like to do?
The term "key plan" is used in civil engineering projects to describe a feature depicted on the construction plans of large and often complex projects. The overall project is first shown in one or more overall views drawn in large scale showing the region or vicinity in which the project is built. These overall regional plans are then followed by multiple detailed views of the project depicted in larger scales and finer detail. Ofterntimes, however, when you are reviewing the finer points on a detailed drawing, it is easy to loose track of where you are in the overall project. Thus, the designer often includes a small "key plan" located in the corner of the sheet you are viewing that shows the location of that detail sheet to the much larger project. As an example, say we are designing an oil refinery. On the overall title sheet, we often show a vicinity map that shows the refinery in relation to major highways and access roads so you can at least figure out how to get there. The next plan will often be an overll plan view of the refinery at a scale of something like 1" =200'. It would show the property lines of the refinery, access points via road and railway, where the incoming pipelines are, and any zoing setbacks that show the relationship of the plant to neighboring properties. A general, non-detailed outline of the refinery and storage tanks might also be shown....but not in a lot of detail. On the following pages, we would typically draw detailed site maps of the refinery at a much larger scale, such as 1"=50'. It might take 10 or 15 of these sheets showing all the features of the refinery with much more detail and more complete labelling of the features. On the lower right corner of each drawing near the titleblock we would include a small "key plan" that would show a sketch of the overall refinery, and where in the refinery the page we are looking at occurs. For many projects, we would want to show detailed piping and electrical concuit drawings at an even larger scale, such as 3/8"=1'. In every case, we would want to show coordinates on the drawing so each feature can be located within the plant site, and in the corner of each plan view, we would include a "key plan" so the reader can locate the sheet in relationship to the overall refinery. Key plans are not limited to refineries or oil & gas work. Basically, for any civil engineering project that is large and complex, it is a way to protray the overall project on multiple plan drawings at multiple scales, and yet provide the reader with a quick way to orient him or herself within the overal project.
6 people found this useful
Was this answer useful?
Thanks for the feedback!
Answer . town planning , urban planning (determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community)
Family planning is when you and your partner decide to plan to have children at a set point in time. Example: you sit down and decide to have a baby within a year so you start… saving, planning baby's room, etc. That's family planning :)
Operational planning is making a plan of action basically. A step by step order of how something should be done.
What is educational planning
It simply isn't done.
A workflow plan is a workflow model that defines the workflow process. Workflow plans are created by business analysts and workflow designers using workflow modelling too…ls.
A production (or manufacturing) planning and control (MPC) system is concerned with planning and controlling all aspects of manufacturing, including materials, scheduling mach…ines and people, and coordinating suppliers and customers. An effective MPC system is critical to the success of any company. An MPC system's design is not a one-off undertaking; it should be adaptive to respond to changes in the competitive arena, customer requirements, strategy, supply chain and other possible problems
A plan that that provides defined benefits. Supplemental Social Security offers several retirement plan for family and individuals.
Also referred to as the Randolph Plan, was a proposal by Virginia delegates for a bicameral legislative branch. It was written by James Madison.
Effective planning is defined as the extensive and complete designing and scheming of a project or action in order to achieve a certain objective. A plan is defined as a m…ethod or scheme of working out something beforehand in order to achieve a certain goal.
A retirement plan, normally a pension, that provides "defined benefits" at a future date, like an annuity. Unlike a defined contribution plan (such as a 401(k)) in which a par…ticipant has their own account, in a defined benefit plan, the participant's money is normally pooled together with the other participant's money so that an individual participant's account is not segregated. It is your classic pension.
What is the final key component in defining Local Policies for planning and configuring for a Windows Server 2008 Active Directory network?
Planning and configuring an Audit Policy
Some of the elements of a planned city is one in which architects and builders have determined a location and have drawn up plans for buildings and for the growth population o…f an area.
If you are employed and have a defined contribution plan as part of your salary, this means that the percentage of your income that goes towards your retirement is at a fixed …rate, and will not change.