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Construction Inspection Manual by William D. Mahoney

By William D. Mahoney

This broadly revised and up to date 8th version is up-to-date with designated checking out systems, and inspection checklists masking every thing from sitework and earthwork to finishes and electric installations. This publication represents the traditional in inspection systems on all kinds of building paintings. It was once written to accomplish a consensus between proprietors, architects, engineers, contractors, and development inspectors as to the simplest equipment and practices. the necessity for reliable box inspection is vital, end result of the variety of overlapping construction codes, specification criteria, and person interpretations between architects, engineers and different companies. This e-book provides criteria from the tasks and obligations of the inspector, to attaining code compliance, to checklists for use within the inspection strategy, to dealing with particular matters facing the venture place. elevated appendix, with graphs, charts and tables. This new version represents a really useful reference for the inspector, architect, engineer, contractor, specification author, building supervisor, proprietor and amenities supervisor.

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Of all entities involved in the work. Obtain emergency telephone numbers for owner and contractor. [ ] [X] [ ] [C] 2. Ensure that site is secure. Confirm that required fencing, locks and security guards are in place. [ ] [X] [ ] [C] 3. Ensure that current construction progress schedule is available, which indicates the anticipated times for starting and completing the various elements of the work. Include submittal approval period within schedule. [X] [X] [ ] [C] 4. Ensure that all samples which require testing are submitted in sufficient time so as not to impede the construction schedule.

X] [ ] [C] c. Record documents. [ ] [X] [ ] [C] 13. Review distinction between substitutions and submittals. Confirm submittal procedures. [X] [X] [ ] [C] 14. Ensure that all applicable codes and referenced standards are readily available. ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS (CON’T) 12. NOTES Confirm requirements for construction progress documentation. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Legend: Upper Case Letter and BOLD = Primary Inspection; Lower Case = Secondary Inspection Main Groups SI: Special Inspections, AI: Architectural Inspections, EI: Engineering Inspections, OI: Other Inspections AI: No Sub-Groups Sub-Groups SI: [T] Testing Laboratory, [H] Hazardous Materials, [Y] Safety EI: [V] Civil, [S] Structural, [M] Mechanical, [E] Electrical OI: [O] Owner, [C] Contractor, [B] Subcontractor, [L] Legal, [G] Government, [F] Fire Protection, [P] Plumbing, [A] Acoustical Construction Inspection Manual 57 DIVISION 1 — GENERAL REQUIREMENTS QUALITY REQUIREMENTS 01400 SI AI EI OI [ ] [X] [ ] [C] 1.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS NOTES _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Legend: Upper Case Letter and BOLD = Primary Inspection; Lower Case = Secondary Inspection Main Groups SI: Special Inspections, AI: Architectural Inspections, EI: Engineering Inspections, OI: Other Inspections AI: No Sub-Groups Sub-Groups SI: [T] Testing Laboratory, [H] Hazardous Materials, [Y] Safety EI: [V] Civil, [S] Structural, [M] Mechanical, [E] Electrical OI: [O] Owner, [C] Contractor, [B] Subcontractor, [L] Legal, [G] Government, [F] Fire Protection, [P] Plumbing, [A] Acoustical Construction Inspection Manual 55 DIVISION 1 — GENERAL REQUIREMENTS ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS 01300 SI AI EI OI [ ] [x] [ ] [C] 1.

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