English Text: This guide covers the basic steps in the order you would normally experience when buying or selling any materials.
Making the right choices of Buying or selling the material about which material to buy, which or which agent you engage with
Know what you want by making a list of all the essential features you require in
Take your time Never rush or be pressured into making ha....
The main divisions are:
Division 00 of the CSI Master Format covers procurement and contracting
Division 00 is not part of the technical specifications.
The purpose of Division 00 is to provide a consistent framework for providing procurement and contracting requirements for the project. The information provided in Division 00 is vitally important to the contractor and shou....
Selected materials shall fulfill the following criteria:
The material should be described in the design and code in the designerâ€™s documents and specifications to be used to achieve the required function.
The material matches standards specified by recognized national and/or international standardization bodies.
The material is easily available in the market and in-stock by relevant dea....
Material selection guide:
Principles that should be adopted to select a construction material/system
Minimize the number of materials use (less variety)
Make sure of spare parts availability
Review product anti-corrosion methods
Be aware of product Operating conditions
Be aware of system availability requirements
Review product periodic Main....
How to select material for Mechanical and Electrical Services using the (CSI)? Material selection shall be optimized, considering investment and operational costs to minimize the Life Cycle Costs. With providing safety.
What is "The Construction Specifications Institute"? The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) is an organization that keeps and changes the standardization of construction pertains to building specifications. CSI provides a written description of the materials, standards of quality and construction requirements for the items included in a building project.
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