The Construction Specifications Practice Guide is focused on the roles and responsibilities of the specifications professional in meeting the challenges of the changing world of construction. In this volume, guidelines on topics like writing quality construction specifications and product selection are meshed with the best practices for managing project information, work with Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery, and writing sustainable design specifications.
Other materials covered in this guide includes:
- The collected Construction Specifications Institute best practices for authoring specifications
- Specialized guidance on presentation and management of project information in the context of Building Information Modeling and sustainable design
- Includes access to a password-protected website with bonus content, including PDF of the printed book and copies of CSI format documents, such as UniFormat and SectionFormat/PageFormat
An authoritative resource for effective written communication of design intent, the Construction Specifications Practice Guide presents construction professionals and students studying for the Certified Construction Specifier (CCS) Exam with a solid foundation for improving their methods of collecting and delivering important specifications data.