Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Master Format

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Div. 10

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Div. 12

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Div. 13

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General Requirements

Summary of Work

Allowances

Measurement and Payment

Alternates/Alternatives

Modification Procedures

Coordination

Field Engineering

Regulatory Requirements

Identification Systems

References

Special Project Procedures

Project Meetings

Submittals

Quality Control

Construction Facilities & Temporary Controls

Material and Equipment

Facility Startup/Commissioning

Contract Closeout

Maintenance

Sitework

Subsurface Investigation

Demolition

Site Preparation

Dewatering

Shoring and Underpinning

Excavation Support Systems

Cofferdams

Earthwork

Tunneling

Piles and Caissons

Railroad Work

Marine Work

Paving and Surfacing

Utility Piping Materials

Water Distribution

Fuel and Steam Distribution

Sewerage and Drainage

Restoration and Underground Pipe

Ponds and Reservoirs

Power and Communications

Site Improvements

Landscaping

Concrete

Concrete Formwork

Concrete Reinforcement

Concrete Accessories

Cast-In-Place Concrete

Concrete Curing

Pre-cast Concrete

Cementitious Decks and Toppings

Grout

Concrete Restoration and Cleaning

Mass Concrete

Masonry

Mortar and Masonry Grout

Masonry Accessories

Unit Masonry

Stone

Masonry Restoration and Cleaning

Refractories

Corrosion Resistant Masonry

Simulated Masonry

  Metals

Metal Materials

Metal Coatings

Metal Fastening

Structural Metal Framing

Metal Joists

Metal Decking

Cold Formed Metal Framing

Metal Fabrication

Sheet Metal Fabrications

Ornamental Metal

Expansion Control

Hydraulic Structures

Wood and Plastics

Fasteners and Adhesives

Rough Carpentry

Heavy Timber Construction

Wood and Metal Systems

Prefabricated Structural Wood

Finish Carpentry

Wood Treatment

Architectural Woodwork

Structural Plastics

Plastic Fabrications

Solid Polymer Fabrications

Thermal & Moisture Protection

Waterproofing

Dampproofing

Water Repellents

Vapor Retarders

Vapor Retarders

Air Barriers

Insulation

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems

Fireproofing

Firestopping

Shingles and Roofing Tiles

Manufactured Roofing and Siding

Exterior Wall Assemblies

Membrane Roofing

Traffic Coatings

Flashing and Sheet Metal

Roof Specialties and Accessories

Skylights

Joint Sealers

 Doors & Windows

Metal Doors and Frames

Wood and Plastic Doors

Door Opening Assemblies

Special Doors

Entrances and Storefronts

Metal Windows

Wood and Plastic Windows

Special Windows

Hardware

Glazing

Glazed Curtain Walls

Finishes

Metal Support Systems

Lath and Plaster

Gypsum Board

Tile

Terrazzo

Stone Facing

Acoustical Treatment

Special Wall Surfaces

Special Ceiling Surfaces

Wood Flooring

Stone Flooring

Unit Masonry Flooring

Resilient Flooring

Carpet

Special Flooring

Floor Treatment

Special Coatings

Painting

Wall Coverings

Specialties

Visual Display Boards

Compartments and Cubicles

Louvers and Vents

Grilles and Screens

Service Wall Systems

Wall and Corner Guards

Access Flooring

Pest Control

Fireplaces and Stoves

Manufactured Exterior Specialties

Flagpoles

Indentifying Devices

Pedestrian Control Devices

Lockers

Fire Protection Specialties

Protective Covers

Postal Specialties

Partitions

Operable Partitions

Storage Shelving

Exterior Protection Devices for Openings

Telephone Specialties

Toilet and Bath Accessories

Scales

Wardrobe and Closet Specialties

Equipment

Maintenance Equipment

Security and Vault Equipment

Teller and Service Equipment

Ecclesiastical Equipment

Library Equipment

Theater and Stage Equipment

Instrumental Equipment

Registration Equipment

Checkroom Equipment

Mercantile Equipment

Commercial Laundry and Dry Cleaning Equipment

Vending Equipment

Audio-Visual Equipment

Vehicle Service Equipment

Parking Control Equipment

Loading Dock Equipment

Solid Waste Handling Equipment

Detention Equipment

Water Supply and Treatment Equipment

Hydraulic Gates and Valves

Fluid Waste Treatment and Disposal Equipment

Food Service Equipment

Residential Equipment

Unit Kitchens

Darkroom Equipment

Athletic, Recreational & Therapeutic Equipment

Industrial and Process Equipment

Laboratory Equipment

Planetarium Equipment

Observatory Equipment

Office Equipment

Medical Equipment

Mortuary Equipment

Navigation Equipment

Agricultural Equipment

Furnishings

Fabrics

Artwork

Manufactured Casework

Window Treatment

Furniture and Accessories

Rugs and Mats

Multiple Seating

Interior Parts and Planters

Special Construction

Air Supported Structures

Integrated Assemblies

Special Purposes Rooms

Sound, Vibration and Seismic Control

Radiation Protection

Nuclear Reactors

Pre-Engineered Structures

Aquatic Facilities

Ice Rinks

Site Constructed Incinerators

Kennel and Animal Shelters

Liquid and Gas Storage Tanks

Filter Underdrains and Media

Digester Covers and Appurtenances

Oxygenation Systems

Sludge Conditioning Systems

Utility Control Systems

Industrial and Process Control Systems

Recording Instrumentation

Transportation Control Instrumentation

Solar Energy Systems

Wind Energy Systems

Cogeneration Systems

Building Automation Systems

Fire Suppression and Supervisory Systems

Special Security Construction

Conveying Systems

Dumbwaiters

Elevators

Escalators and Moving Walks

Lifts

Material Handling Systems

Hoists and Cranes

Turntables

Scaffolding

Transportation Systems

Mechanical

Basic Mechanical Material and Methods

Mechanical Insulation

Fire Protection

Plumbing

Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning

Heat Generation

Refrigeration

Heat Transfer

Air Handling

Air Distribution

Controls

Testing, Adjusting and Balancing

Electrical

Basic Electrical Materials and Methods

Power Generation – Built-Up Systems

Medium Voltage Distribution

Service and Distribution

Lighting

Special Systems

Communications

Electric Resistance Heating

Controls Testing

7 Areas of Commercial Construction Management

7 Areas of Commercial Construction Management

A Smooth Transition from Design to Construction in Commercial Renovations

Commercial renovations can require up to 120 common responsibilities from a building contractor’s construction manager (CM) according to the Construction Management Association of America. Construction DesignWorks, LLC values all areas of commercial construction management. Managing even a small tenant finish project requires directing and coordinating multiple subcontractors, understanding every detail of the design and coordinating material, as well as human resources. The role of a project or construction manager is the most important role of a successful project.

7 Areas of Commercial Construction Management

Commercial Construction Management can be narrowed down into 7 distinct areas of responsibility:

  • Project Management Planning
  • Cost Management
  • Time Management
  • Quality Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Safety Management
  • Professional Management- managing the project team, defining roles and responsibilities

Our design-build projects in Kansas City have required the construction manager to be an integral part of the planning and design phase process of all commercial renovations. This ensures a smooth transition to the construction phase because the CM already understands the budget, anticipated schedule, expected quality as well as the projected subcontractor team members. The traditional design-bid-build process inherently does not benefit from the CM being informed in the early stages of the design process. The CM in a design-build project DOES benefit and will perform more effectively in all 7 areas of the management of the project which naturally creates continuity and a better understanding of critical information.

Some CM’s may excel at cost management and lose sight of the quality required by the client. Others may value scheduling the most, by focusing only on the one aspect in which they excel could lead to safety problems or lapses in other areas. Whether you are a building owner, tenant, subcontractor or design team member, you will benefit greatly from a CM that equally values all 7 areas of commercial construction management.