National University

CEN463 Construction Specifications II

Lead Faculty: Dr. Shekar Viswanathan

Course Description

Continuation of construction specifications and processes, covered in CEN 460. Advanced topics in master guide specification section scoping and preparation, project manual production, product decision and procurement organization, specification methods, insurance and bonding terms and warranty purposes and limitations. Detailed topics in appropriate specifications methods, procurement contracts and the Uniform Commercial Code, procurement and construction contract differences, performance method usage, short-form specification, preliminary project description organizations and proper specification writing using PageFormat and SectionFormat.