The specifications writing reference and an essential study aid for
the Certified Construction Specifier (CCS™) certification
The Construction Specifications Practice Guide (CSPG) is focused on
the roles and responsibilities of the specifications professional
in meeting the challenges of the changing world of construction.
Guidelines on topics like writing quality construction
specifications and product selection are meshed with best practices
for managing project information, work with Building Information
Modeling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) as well as
more traditional tools and methods of project delivery.
Purchase of the CSPG electronic edition provides immediate access
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Purchase of the CSPG print and electronic version provides the same
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Both versions include online access to the CSPG appendices:
Appendix A ‐ A comparison of standard contract documents
Appendix B ‐ CSI Forms
Appendix C ‐ MasterFormat® 2020 numbers and titles
Appendix D ‐ UniFormat®
Appendix E ‐ SectionFormat®/PageFormat®
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