What projects can I specify with this library?

  • Structured cabling
  • Data communications
  • Voice communications
  • Audio-video communications
  • Distributed communications and monitoring systems

Communications Specification Library

Over 85 Premium, Professional, or Outline specification sections in the most current version of MasterFormat™.

A complete specification library for communications work.

This specification library is usable for design-build, design-bid-build, single general contractor, multiple contracts, construction manager process, and commissioning activities.

This specification library is uniquely relating to Information Transportation Systems for:

  • Communications and Information Transportation Specialists
  • RCDDs

This library allows communications specialists to create project specific specifications that involve communications systems and equipment, including but not limited to structured cabling, security access, surveillance, alarm systems, hardware, and software, that is specified during building services design and construction phases.

Tables of Contents
Sample Sections - 271300 Communications Backbone Cabling
Basic 37k Download Premium (Comprehensive text) 271300 82k Download
    Professional (Full but streamlined text) 271300 74k Download
    Outline 271300 13k Download

Supporting Documents

MasterSpec is the ONLY specification system that has a set of Supporting Documents, comprehensive background research information, for each specification section. Supporting Documents consist of:

  • Summary
  • Evaluations
  • Drawing Coordination Checklist
  • Specification Coordination Checklist

What do I get with my MasterSpec License?

  • Thoroughly researched specifications
  • Extensive instructions and tips
  • Comprehensive background information
  • Site-based (not seat-based) license
  • Regular Updates
  • Masterworks software
  • SpecAgent and Product MasterSpec resources
  • Web resources
  • CSI-formatted documents
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MasterSpec Specification Formats

MasterSpec Premium - The most comprehensive solution for moderate- to large- scale, extensive, or complex projects. Use for varied bidding and contracting situations including publicly bid projects. Provide detailed quality assurance and installation procedures.

MasterSpec Professional - Full specifications but streamlined for the most common project types and contractual requirements. Professional sections may be used seamlessly with the Premium sections.

MasterSpec Outline - For use during the schematic and design development phases of the project to document design decisions and for cost estimating.

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