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Min clr floor space for 1 wheelchair

30x48

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Look @ occupancy chart

Will do

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Occupancy load factors are based on

Net or gross floor area, depending on occupancy group

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Max distance object may protrude into path of travel

4"

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Duck size designations use ___ 1st and ____ second

Width by depth

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The standard for exit width requirement is

.2 inches per person

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An exit door must have a clear width of at least

32 inches

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Height of the handrail for barrier free design

34 to 38 inches , measured from the nosing of the stair

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1:12 ramp max rise is

30 in

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1:8 ramp maximum rise

3 inches

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Normal sequence of drawings

Site plan, civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing, electrical

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The design strength of the final mix of concrete is determined after

28 days

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Requires a material or product to be compliant with an independent testing

Reference specification

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Defines the standard scope of services

B141

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Bricklaying. One course has short sides next course has long sides

English bond

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Bricklaying: each rack alternates longside short side and each course centers on the next

Flemish bond

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Addenda are issued

Prior to bid

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Quest for substitution must be received ___ days before the bid date

10

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- change order
- construction change directive
- written order for minor change
- written amendment to the contract signed by both parties

Modification

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- Acts on behalf of the principal to perform certain duties to third-party
- can legally bind principal

Agent

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Contractor is an example of a

- Vendor
- supplies a specific product at a fixed price

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Fast track
One part needs to start before the other ones are designed

Many prime contract

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Advantages of using a CM

Early advice on constructibility
Early cost estimating/value analysis
Project scheduling
Professional management of multiple contracts
* in some cases guaranteed maximum price/completion date

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Disadvantages of CM

Extra costs
More complicated management structure

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A.k.a. stipulated sum/lump sum
Owner not responsible for cost overruns
Owner sees no savings if it comes in under budget

Fixed price

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Price guaranteed by contractor
Owner see savings if project comes in under budget

GMP

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Cost-plus fee

Actual cost
Plus fees set before contract signing

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Design build

O + 1 entity design and construction
* May hire architects as subcontractors
* maybe a joint venture between A/C
* May subcontract both A/C

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Advantages of design build

Single source of responsibility
Owner has fixed-price early
Total time usually reduced

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Disadvantages of design build

- Owner has less control over design
Can be disagreements about what is included
- Design build firm has control over material quality & construction methods
- To get what's needed, client must develop specific performance requirements