Materials for Building Construction

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Unformatted text preview: Materials for Buidling Construction NWTC Green Bay, WI Class Notes:- CSI: construction specifications institute- spec writers, architects, engineers, contractors, product manufacturers, building officials, interior designers- Very diverse- Student membership: $27- AIA: American Institute of Architects- Members: registered / licensed to practice architecture in US- Student membership: $15 (see club officer)- Uniform Filing System o New MasterFormat TM o 49 divisions- Example: 08 10 03 o 08: division o 10: building product o 03: specific- Sweets Catalog Files o Five catalog files Products for general building Products for industrial construction and renovation Products for interiors Products for light residential Products for engineering ( www.sweets.com )- Spec-Data: published by CSI o Technical product information documents o 10 part format Product name Manufacturer Product description Technical data Installation Availability and cost Warranty Maintenance Technical services Filing system- Manu-spec: published by CSI o Proprietary specifications o 3 part format General Products Execution www.Afsonl.com- Procurement and Contracting o AIA Forms 6 families Office and project agreements forms- AIA Form Families o A201 family o Small project family o Interiors family o Construction management- advisor family (CMa) o Construction management-constructor family (CMc) o Design-Build family- A201 Family o Project has separate contracts for design and for construction o Owner has contract with architect and a contract with a builder o Referred to as the conventional approach o Most commonly used- Design/Build Family o Project has one single contract for design and construction o Owner has one contract with design build firm o Ethical questions?!? Trust o Fast track construction o Becoming more popular- Small Project Family o Usually small scope of work (residential) o Low cost o Basic design o Short construction period o No competitive bidding- Interiors Family o Owner has separate contract for design and/or purchase of furniture, furnishings, and equipment (FF&E)- CM-Advisor o Owner hires a fourth member (construction manager) of the building team (architect, builder, owner) o Acts as an advisor to the owner- CM- Constructor (CMc) o Owner hires a fourth member (construction manager) of the building team (architect, builder, owner) same as cma o Goes beyond giving advise, signs contracts for owner and responsible for financial risks of project- Office and Project Agreement Forms o Contractors and architects qualification statement o Bid bond, performance bond, and payment bond o Area and volume o Land survey and geotechnical services- Change order- General requirements: Division 01 o Construction Documents Drawings Specifications- Construction Documents o Drawings / Plans Blueprints CADD / Hand Sketches Future??...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ARCH 614-121 taught by Professor Follett during the Fall '08 term at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College.

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