"Computer Aided Drafting in the Physical Plant Environment"
Author: Reynolds, Gary L.
Published In: Facilities Manager
Date: Summer 1986
Computer aided drafting (CAD) is to drawing what word processing is to writing and can be a valuable tool in providing analysis and changes to the physical plant information base. CAD can be used in designing building renovations, providing consistent floor plans, sharing information, developing alternative solutions to problems, designing landscapes, and undertaking interior design and utilization studies.