Completes Content Development for MasterFormat 2004
The Construction Specifications
Institute (CSI) has announced it has completed major content development
for its 2004 edition of MasterFormat, its specifications-writing
standard for North American nonresidential building design and construction
"This is a tremendous milestone for the industry," said
Karl Borgstrom, CSI executive director. "After more than two
and a half years of work, we've completed the structure and content
of a resource that will advance project delivery for decades to
MasterFormat is a master list of titles and section numbers for
organizing data about construction requirements, products and activities.
CSI says that by standardizing information, MasterFormat facilitates
communication amongst architects, contractors and suppliers about
CSI revises MasterFormat every five to seven years.
To learn more visit www.csinet.org/MasterFormat.