CSI Presentation on Wednesday

Collaborative Construction

CSI, Cincinnati Chapter Education Day Welcome to the Collaborative Revolution! This Wednesday, November 28, I will be discussing the use of building information modeling (BIM) throughout the life cycle of BIM enabled infrastructure and facilities.

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State of Utah Consolidates Labs, Ups Its CSI Capabilities

ENR Construction

As 2016 comes to a close, Salt Lake City-based general contractor Big-D is putting finishing touches on the final phase of Utah’s new Unified State Laboratory complex in the Salt Lake City suburb of Taylorsville

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Commercial Construction CSI – How to Uncover the Demons in Your Construction Site

Commercial Construction

It was a case for the Englewood Construction CSI team. Englewood Construction's team is always ready to solve the latest construction CSI case. KA-BOOM! We were pulling a feeder cable through a Chicago retail construction project when we heard the explosion.

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CSI: Revitalizing the brand to achieve the mission

BD+C

CSI is revitalizing its brand as part of its continued pursuit of its mission: improving facility performance through better communication in the commercial-level construction industry.

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AIA, CSI, and NIBS publish updated national CAD standard, includes new BIM module

BD+C

The American Institute of Architects (AIA), Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) released the newest edition of the United States National CAD Standard (NCS). The nation’s leading computer-aided design (CAD) standard has been updated.

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CSI Revit (Part II): Tracking down the culprit

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We left with how to read journal files, and a suggestion on practicing reading them. Today, we're going to talk about where and how they can come in use for some computer forensic detective work. Allow me to set the scene.

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CSI Revit (Part I): How to read the crime scene.

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Do you know what a journal file is? If you have dealt with Autodesk support on an extended issue y ou may have been asked to submit journal files, but you may still not quite know what they are.

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CSI webinar on August 21 focuses on electronic energy control.

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OMNICLASS – BIM Strategy

Building Information Management

Sources – omniclass.org, CSI). Learn about CSI/CSC MasterFormat. Learn about CSI/CSC UniFormat. Uncategorized BIM CSI OmniClass standard standars STRATEGYOmniClass. The OmniClass Construction Classification System (known as OmniClass™ or OCCS) is a classification system for the construction industry.

BIM Level of Development Specification – LOD

Building Information Management

The LOD Specification utilizes the basic LOD definitions developed by the AIA for the AIA G202-2013 Building Information Modeling Protocol Form1 and is organized by CSI Uniformat 2010. Uncategorized 2013 BIM CSI level of development lod NBIMS NBIMS-US specification Uniformat

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CSI’s sustainability practice group offers webinar on EPA's WaterSense Program

BD+C

The Construction Specification Institute’s sustainability practice group is offering a webinar Nov. 20 on EPA’s WaterSense Program, featuring Lynn Gilleland, drinking water specialist with EPA’s New England office. This presentation will focus on the required criteria for WaterSense-labeled new homes and also the soon-to-be-released "WaterSense at Work", a comprehensive set of water-efficient best management practices created to help commercial and industrial facilities manage water use.

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CAD Shack: Central States Revit Workshop 2012 - Registration is.

CAD Shack

Sponsored by CSI Nebraska and RUGON - Revit User Group of Nebraska , it is scheduled for Friday, September 21 st and Saturday, September. Wednesday, June 20, 2012. Central States Revit Workshop 2012 - Registration is Open.

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The Construction Specifications Institute Endorses AIA’s Design Build Documents

Construction Superintendent Magazine

This endorsement follows a thorough review of the 2014 documents by CSI liaisons to the AIA Contract Documents Committee and by the CSI Technical Committee, both of which analyzed the documents for good industry practice, consistency and alignment with CSI core technical values. Given the diversity of CSI’s membership, AIA’s Design-Build agreements present a highly desirable means of establishing project teams to meet owner performance requirements.”.

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New Hampshire Company Faces $230,400 in OSHA Fines

Construction Equipment

CSI) in danger of falling, being crushed and deafened due to a lack of required safeguards. A manufacturer of large concrete formwork, CSI faces $230,400 in proposed fines. An agency that supplies CSI with temporary workers, Marathon Staffing Services Inc.,

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How to use ETABS 2015 for designing a Reinforced Concrete Building efficiently

Construction Cost Estimating

This is an exclusive construction video that demonstrate how to use ETABS 2015, the incorporated software package toward the structural analysis and design of buildings, to create the design of a reinforced concrete building having ramp and wall.

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Construction Specifications Institute Takes in Kennebunk High School

PC Construction Blog

Approximately 30 members of Maine’s Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) toured the ongoing $42.8 million renovation and expansion project at Kennebunk High School (KHS) on Tuesday night. KHS is the third and final facility to be. All Education & Campus Projects

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Is the Justice Department Cracking Down on Violations of Immigration Law within the Construction Industry?

Construction Dive

CSI), a business headquartered in metropolitan Atlanta. DOJ alleged that CSI engaged in discriminatory documentary practices during the employment eligibility verification process in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). Federal officials have wrapped up another enforcement action against a construction company over alleged violations of U.S. immigration law. Last week, the U.S.

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Digital Dryshack #92: 6 Tips: P6 Scheduling for D.O.D., 2016

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

The 48-Division CSI MasterFormat codes are required Activity Codes […]. We’ve recently returned from our 3-day, “P6 for Government Contracts” training session for Dawson Construction in Honolulu. One significant takeaway that reinforced what we were already noticing is that new government personnel are changing NAVFAC’s & USACE’s scheduling specs for recent projects.

Digital Dryshack #84: 3 reasons to adopt Masterformat 2010

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

This month we’re also offering a complementary consultation if you want to discuss converting from CSI 1005 to CSI MF-2010 at your company.

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Several ‘Significant’ Changes Made to MasterFormat

Construction Dive

There are several new and significant revisions to MasterFormat, which is used to organize construction documents for commercial, industrial, and institutional building projects in the United States and Canada, according to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), the organization that authored the indexing system.

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SAFTI FIRST introduces the largest fire resistive multilam, fire resistive butt-glazed assemblies, new fire resistive aluminum framing, and fire resistive curved glass make-ups

BD+C

SAFTI FIRST, leading USA-manufacturer of advanced fire rated glass and framing systems, recently debuted new products at the GlassBuild Show in Las Vegas and the CSI Construct Show in Baltimore.

Construction Cost Estimating

Building Information Management

Common data format (CDE) – Use CSI MasterFormt (50 division) to organize data. B est practice, consistent, and efficient construction cost estimating should consider Owner, Builder, and AE requirements. Here’s a shortlist for your consideration and comment.

DD# 82: Cost Coding to Project Bid Items

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

For GC’s, we recommend a modified CSI Masterformat structure. Discussing job cost coding with some of our self-performing contractor clients, we sometimes hear that they often use the Owner’s Project Bid Items as a simple and useful structure for cost coding their work on the project.

Digital Dryshack #87: 10 Reasons D.O.D. Schedules get Rejected

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Responsibility, Area, Phase, CSI, etc.). Working with a G.C. firm providing scheduling training in Honolulu last week reminded me of the struggles most midsize contractors face when submitting an Initial Project Schedule (IPS) to NAVFAC or the Army Corps of Engineers. Most contractors produce a simple bar chart in MS Project for their typical jobs and aren’t familiar with P6. Rarely are the rigorous and demanding scheduling complexities included in D.O.D.

Job Order Contracting Solutions

Building Information Management

Industry standards terms and definitions, in plain English, and a standardized, detailed listing of locally researched construction tasks inclusive of labor, material, and equipment costs (organized using CSI MasterFormat). OpenJOC TM LEAN JOB ORDER CONTRACTING SOLUTIONS.

WDMA launches project to create ISO-compliant architectural doors

BD+C

WDMA''s National Architectural Door Council (NADC) has initiated a project to create ISO-compliant Product Category Rules (PCR) for architectural wood flush and stile & rail doors (CSI Master Codes 08 04 00).

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Construction Specifications

Construction Cost Estimating

CSI (Construction Specifications Institute) is a renowned association that provides the standardization of construction language related with building specifications. CSI offers prearranged instructions for composing specification in their Project Resource Manual. CSI published MasterFormat, an indexing system for categorizing construction data as well as construction specifications.

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Construction Specifications

Construction Cost Estimating

CSI (Construction Specifications Institute) is a renowned association that provides the standardization of construction language related with building specifications. CSI offers prearranged instructions for composing specification in their Project Resource Manual. CSI published MasterFormat, an indexing system for categorizing construction data as well as construction specifications.

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Digital Dryshack #52: OmniClass for Job Cost

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

Omni-Class includes the complete 2004/2010 Construction Specifications Institute’s (CSI) Masterformat index in its entirety in its Table 22 (Work Results). A colleague and friend of many years, Dominick Rose of CDM Engineering, introduced me to several months ago to the Omni-Class standard of construction classification. Omni-Class is a well-organized, multi-faceted methodology whose goal is, by its own definition to, “describe the Built Environment.”

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General Cost Estimator for Excel Sheet

Construction Cost Estimating

Containing extensive industry standard cost data in the CSI format (Masterformat- 16 divisions) for each of the cost categories covering general construction , General Cost Estimator is capable of creating instant user-modifiable, on-screen or printed estimate reports including price quotation.

General Construction Estimate Spreadsheet

Construction Cost Estimating

This estimating spreadsheet is formed with 16 division CSI Master format. The spreadsheet contains the following features: Comes with 16 divisions scheduled on the Estimate Worksheet compliant with the CSI Masterformat 1995 Edition.

Construction Collaboration: PDF Secrets Part 1 – Estimating Takeoff

Carol Hagen

The video shows the takeoff details and how to group items into sections (this could be CSI codes, tasks or areas). Construction collaboration with PDFs has been utilized poorly.

OpenJOC – Job Order Contracting the Way it’s Supposed to be!

Building Information Management

Standard data architecture – CSI Masterformat is the North American standard data format for construction.

OpenJOC – Job Order Contracting the Way it’s Supposed to be!

Building Information Management

Standard data architecture – CSI Masterformat is the North American standard data format for construction.

Some vital construction documents for a construction project

Construction Cost Estimating

CSI MasterFormat Outline: The technical requirements are described in this document to finish, carry out and/or perform each nominal task or material being included in the construction projects.

Chicago Casino Construction: How to Deal the House a Winning Hand

Commercial Construction

As most every potential site mentioned for the casino will mean a retrofit construction job, the general commercial contractor needs to get in early to perform commercial construction CSI and remove the construction demons from the site.

Digital Dryshack #88: Closing a Bid in Sage Sql in Canada

Cassell Construction Estimating Blog

CSI-indexed. Our work as consultants requires travel to such interesting places as Arnpior , Ontario Canada, population 8,500. Arnprior is a picturesque, and architecturally lovely small town at the confluence of the Ottawa and Madawasca Rivers in Eastern Ontario. If you ever find yourself needing accommodation in Arnpirior, it would be a mistake not to check availability at Ellen’s Kirkman House B&B.

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