Construction Specifications Institute

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Construction Specifications Institute

A national U.S. organization devoted to assisting specifications writers; publishes standard model specifications and a standardized format and numbering system.
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Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)

A non-profit technical organization serving construction specifiers and related building professionals in the US. CSI publishes MasterFormat jointly with the Construction Specifications Canada. Head office: 99 Canal Center Plaza, Alexandria, VA 22314.
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In 2010, Hanrahan was recognized as the New Jersey chapter's "Young Architect of the Year" and in 2001 he was recognized as the AIA-NJ "Intern Architect of the Year." His firm, Clarke Caton Hintz, was the 2010 AIA-NJ "Firm of the Year." Hanrahan is an active member of the Construction Specifications Institute, Preservation New Jersey and the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Inc., past president of Worcester Construction Specifications Institute and a member of Standard and Poor's Board of Industry Leaders.
In designing and specifying operable wails for spaces like these, often overlooked is the distinction between operable walls designed primarily for "space management" and those designed for "sound control." But there is a very real distinction, made clear in the Construction Specifications Institute's (CSI's) Master Format, the specifier's bible.
When the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) established the MasterFormat Expansion Task Team in April 2001, it seemed clear that technical advancements in the industry with regard to both practices and products, and greater emphasis on the life cycle of the built environment, required a substantial overhaul of the existing document.
Now the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is poised to welcome security to the table.
Richards Engineering, and has served on the board of the Construction Specifications Institute.
Hamill-Mullan Group is an associate member of the Chicago Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA), Construction Specifications Institute (CSI), American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Association of Licensed Architects (ALA).
The Construction Specifications Institute's New York chapter will host its education day and trade show on October 12 at the Metropolitan Pavilion on West 18th Street.
The partnership also seeks to set up an Authorized Regional Exam Centre at the AASTMT venue for Project Management Institute (PMI) certifications like the Project Manager Professional (PMP) certificate, the Association for the Advancement Of Cost Engineering International (AACE) for the Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP) certificate, the Engineering Management Certification International (EMCI) for the Certified Engineering Manager, the Construction Specifications Institute -- Construction Education Network (CSI-CEN) and the International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA) for the Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP).
Mandzik is a Registered Roof Consultant and holds a CDT certificate from the Construction Specifications Institute. He provides roof surveys, reroof specifications, management and consulting for the roof consulting department of a large property owner.

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