drawing office


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drawing office

the department of a manufacturer's business responsible for producing the technical drawings of products, components and plant lay-out.

See COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN, COMPUTER-AIDED MANUFACTURING.

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I think the main drawing office bar is going to be a stunning room to sit in and pass away some hours," Maria said.
By now, work was gathering pace on my book, and I commissioned Ted Hatch, a Society veteran of 40 years who had worked under Holland in the drawing office, to draw two new maps for it, as he had previously drawn the maps for Michael Ward's Everest monograph, A Thousand Years of Exploration.
Dave knew straight away that they were mine After my year in the workshops it was into the drawing office where Les Reid was in overall charge.
It takes at least five years of hands-on practical training and experience to make an engineer capable of saving half an original design which the drawing office or the shops want to alter.
Willie, 40, from Uddingston, Lanarkshire, started as a sheet metal worker but progressed to the drawing office where he is in charge of a team of 15 experts.
I REFER to the article in Monday's paper about the Lancaster bomber and Mrs Beagan's work in the Avro drawing office.
Architecture becomes the focus onto which love, hate and the emotions in between are projected, the conscious or unconscious representation of conditions that have little to do with the drawing office and the building product.
Zena plans to carry on her work as a hairdresser, while Steve gives up his cushy job in a drawing office for life as a carpenter.
During the 1940s, Issigonis got a job at the Humber Drawing Office at Coventry.
We switched from AutoCAD(R) and Inventor(R) to SolidWorks because we wanted to design in a stable environment that was easy to use and had strong weldment capabilities," said Steve Boxall, drawing office manager at Jewers Doors.
One of my duties was to walk to Island House to deliver paperwork to the drawing office.
A&P Tyne project director Darren Brown, who was a teenage apprentice in the drawing office at the Swan Hunter Palmers Yard in Hebburn, when the Ark Royal was built, said: "I never thought I'd be involved in another aircraft carrier, particularly the size of this one.