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Specification Reading Course

January 18 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$400.00 – $550.00

Join the experts from Conspectus, Inc. for this 5-week course, Starting January 18, 2022, Tuesdays, 4 – 7PM

A contract document set is comprised of contracting requirements, drawings, specifications, and pre-contract revisions (addenda). The drawings and specification sets are complementary to one another. Understanding how to read specifications, how they relate to the drawings, and how they function as a document set will provide knowledge to be used in estimating, construction, and most importantly – risk management.

The following areas will be covered over the 5-week course:

· The Role of the Specifications:

o Documents for Construction

o Bidding Contracts

o Specification

 

· Relationship between Drawings and Specifications

o What goes where

o The drawings

o The specs

o Coordinating the design process

o Terminology

o Considerations for users of drawings and specifications

 

· Organization of Specifications

o History of construction specifications

o Organizing specifications according to MasterFormat™

 

· The Project Manual and Specification Sections

o The Project Manual concept

o Alternative and supplemental formats for the Project Manual

 

· Format for Specification Sections

o Need for formats for specification sections

o Section Format

o Page Format

 

· Types of Specifications

o Methods for Writing Specifications

 

· Bidding Requirements

o Three basic bidding documents

 

· General Conditions of the Contracts

o Contractual relationships

o Other public agency and corporate general conditions

 

· Supplementary Conditions of the Contract

o Supplementary Conditions definition

 

· Bond, Guaranties, and Warranties

· Division 01 – General Requirements

Details

Date:
January 18
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$400.00 – $550.00
Event Categories:
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Organizer

Danielle Hart
Phone:
610-279-6666
Email:
dhart@abceastpa.org

Venue

Klover, Quakertown
1121 Richland Commerce Drive Suite B
Quakertown, PA 18951 United States
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