How to Read Construction Drawings - Falmouth

Date: 12/12/2017 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Location: Gus Canty Community Center
790 Main St.
Falmouth, Massachusetts




The class will cover the basics of reading construction plans primarily for infrastructure improvement projects including but not limited to: Property lines, subdivision plans (includes plan and profiles for roadway, stormwater drainage, sanitary sewer), site plans, conservation commission plans, and other plans that may be considered appropriate. 

Participants will learn to: 
• Use a scale 
• Read notes 
• Understand topography 
• Read plan and profile sheets 
• Interpret property lines (metes and bounds).

This class is designed for anyone who needs to find information in a set of plans. From new foremen and inspectors, to office personnel who answer questions from the public, this introductory class breaks the code. 

Please bring a calculator (nothing fancy is needed) and a pencil. 

*This session is open to 3 MassDOT personnel

 Please see the course flyer for more information.

First Name Affiliation
Peter Town of Falmouth
Michael Town of Falmouth
Sean MassDOT District 5
Linda MassDOT
Shawn Town of West Bridgewater
Forrest Town of Plymouth
Shaun City of Quincy
Mike City of Quincy
Paul Town of Bridgewater
Scott Town of Plymouth
Shane Town of Stoughton DPW
Richard Town of Stoughton DPW
James Town of Brewster
Stephanie SRPEDD
James Town of Plymouth
Kevin Town of Wrentham
Lauren Town of Freetown
Keith Town of Millbury
Chris City of Quincy
Katherine City of Taunton
Brian City of Quincy
Michael Town of Wellesley DPW
Michaela Town of Hanover
Bradley Town of Wrentham
  • Dan Dulaski
    Professional Engineer at Northeastern University

    Daniel M. Dulaski, PhD, PE, is a licensed professional engineer in Massachusetts. He has worked for private firms in varying capacities and two municipalities - he was the town engineer for Amherst, MA. He has over 24 years of experience in reviewing, designing, and managing infrastructure improvement projects. Dr. Dulaski has created and presented many workshops and short courses for municipalities and agencies in Massachusetts.