What systems can I specify with this library?

  • Cast-in-place concrete
  • Precast concrete
  • Masonry
  • Structural steel
  • Steel joists
  • Steel decking
  • Cold-formed metal framing
  • Rough carpentry
  • Heavy timber framing
  • Wood decking
  • Wood trusses
  • Glued-laminated construction
  • Piles
  • Drilled concrete piers
  • Site clearing and earth moving
  • Asphalt and concrete paving
  • Unit paving
  • Fences and gates
  • Segmental retaining walls
  • Water supply wells
  • Storm drainage
  • Pond and reservoir liners
  • Turf and grasses
  • Plants
  • Vegetated roofs
  • Transplanting
  • Irrigation
  • Retaining walls
  • Site furnishings
  • Playfield equipment and structures

Structural/Civil/Landscape Specifications

Engineers and landscape architects rely on MasterSpec's credibility, flexibility, and productivity. MasterSpec offers them the industry standard for specifying diverse projects, from residential to complex commercial, educational, and institutional projects and the site work related to them.

MasterSpec offers an alternative to old project specifications and the time-consuming maintenance of office masters. Engineers and landscape architects can rely on MasterSpec's painstakingly researched and peer-reviewed specification text and supporting documents.

Comprehensive Specification Library

A complete specification library for architectural projects that covers architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical, site civil, and landscape disciplines.

This all-inclusive specification library contains procurement documents, Division 01, and technical specifications sections within the Facility Construction, Facitlity Services, and Site and Infrastructure subgroups of MasterFormat.



Engineering Specification Library

Engineers in many disciplines appreciate the double value of having well-researched specifications endorsed by NSPE, ACEC, and CASE as well as easier project coordination with specifications from an integrated system. MasterSpec is used by more design professionals than any other specification system.






Structural/Civil/Landscape Specification Library

A complete library for structural, site civil, and landscape architecture work.

Sections included in the Architectural/Structural/Civil Specification Library have been selected for firms who need master guide specifications that cover the multiple disciplines of structural, and site/civil engineering and landscape architecture.

This all-inclusive specification library contains procurement documents, Division 01, and technical specification sections within the Facility Construction, and Site and Infrastructure subgroups of MasterFormat.



Structural Specification Library

A complete library for concrete, masonry, steel, and wood structural components of projects.

Sections included in the Structural Specification Library have been selected for engineering firms who need master guide specifications that cover structural engineering work.

This all-inclusive specification library contains procurement documents, Division 01, and technical specification sections within the Facility Construction subgroup of MasterFormat.

Site Civil Specification Library

A complete specification library for site preparation, site improvements, and utilities.

Sections included in the Site Civil Specification Library have been selected for firms who need master guide specifications that cover the civil engineering discipline.

This all-inclusive specification library contains procurement documents, Division 01, and technical specification sections within the Site and Infrastructure, subgroup of MasterFormat.

Landscape Architecture Specification Library

A complete specification library for landscape architecture work that is reviewed and supported by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).

Sections included in the Landscape Architecture Specification Library have been selected for firms who need master guide specifications that cover planting and site improvement landscape work.

This all-inclusive specification library contains procurement documents, Division 01, and technical specification sections within the Site and Infrastructure subgroup of MasterFormat.

What do I get with my MasterSpec License?

  • Updates
  • Sustainable design language
  • SpecWare – Masterworks productivity software
  • SpecAgent resources
  • Web resources
  • Conforms to CSI Formats – MasterFormat®, SectionFormat, PageFormat
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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 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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