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Office of Construction & Facilities Management

NCA Master Construction Specifications

 

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This set of Master Construction Specifications has been specifically edited for use on VA National Cemetery Administration (NCA) construction projects.

 

 

All documents are in Microsoft Word unless otherwise indicated.  All specification sections have dual Metric/English units.

Div 00 - Special Sections
NumberTitleChange Summary
00 01 10 Table of Contents  
00 01 15 List of Drawing Sheets  
 

Div 01 - General Requirements
NumberTitleChange Summary
01 00 01 General Requirements (Major NCA Projects) 2014-06
01 00 02 General Requirements (Minor NCA Projects) 2014-06
01 32 16.13 Network Analysis Schedules  
01 32 17 Network Analysis Schedules (Microsoft Project Gantt Chart)  
01 33 23 Shop Drawings, Product Data, and Samples 2014-06
01 42 19 Reference Standards 2014-06
01 45 29 Testing Laboratory Services 2014-06
01 57 19 Temporary Environmental Controls 2014-06
01 74 19 Construction Waste Management 2014-06
01 81 11 Sustainable Design Requirements 2014-06
 

Div 02 - Existing Conditions
NumberTitleChange Summary
02 21 00 Site Surveys 2014-06
02 41 00 Demolition and Site Clearing 2014-06
02 83 33.13 Lead-Based Paint Removal and Disposal 2014-06
 

Div 03 - Concrete
NumberTitleChange Summary
03 30 53 (Short Form) Cast-in-Place Concrete 2014-06
03 41 33 Precast Structural Pretension Concrete 2014-06
03 45 00 Precast Architectural Concrete 2014-06
03 48 21 Precast Concrete Burial Crypt (Double Depth Lawn Crypt) 2013-06
03 48 24 Precast Concrete Columbarium Units 2013-04
03 48 26 Precast Concrete Memorial Wall Units 2014-06
03 52 00 Lightweight Concrete Roof Insulation 2014-06
 

Div 04 - Masonry
NumberTitleChange Summary
04 05 13 Masonry Mortaring 2014-06
04 05 16 Masonry Grouting 2014-06
04 05 31 Masonry Tuck Pointing 2014-06
04 20 00 Unit Masonry 2014-06
04 43 00 Natural Stone Veneer 2014-06
04 72 00 Cast Stone Masonry 2014-06
04 73 00 Columbarium Niche Covers 2014-06
04 73 10 Memorial Wall Markers 2014-06
 

Div 05 - Metals
NumberTitleChange Summary
05 12 00 Structural Steel Framing 2014-06
05 21 00 Steel Joist Framing 2014-06
05 31 00 Steel Decking 2014-06
05 36 00 Composite Metal Decking 2014-06
05 40 00 Cold-Formed Metal Framing 2014-06
05 50 00 Metal Fabrications 2014-06
05 51 00 Metal Stairs 2014-06
 

Div 06 - Wood and Plastic
NumberTitleChange Summary
06 10 00 Rough Carpentry 2014-06
06 20 00 Finish Carpentry 2014-06
 

Div 07 - Thermal and Moisture Protection
NumberTitleChange Summary
07 11 13 Bituminous Dampproofing 2014-06
07 12 00 Built-Up Bituminous Waterproofing 2014-06
07 13 00 Sheet Waterproofing 2014-06
07 13 52 Modified Bituminous Sheet Waterproofing 2014-06
07 21 13 Thermal Insulation 2014-06
07 21 23 Loose-Fill Insulation 2014-06
07 22 00 Roof and Deck Insulation 2014-06
07 24 00 Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems 2014-06
07 31 13 Asphalt Shingles 2014-06
07 31 26 Slate Shingles 2014-06
07 31 29.13 Wood Shingles 2014-06
07 32 13 Clay Roof Tiles 2014-06
07 40 00 Roofing and Siding Panels 2014-06
07 41 13 Standing Seam Metal Roofing 2014-06
07 51 00 Built-Up Bituminous Roofing 2014-06
07 52 16 SBS Modified Bituminous Membrane Roofing 2014-06
07 53 23 EPDM Roofing 2014-06
07 54 19 Polyvinyl-Chloride Roofing 2014-06
07 60 00 Flashing and Sheet Metal 2014-06
07 61 16 Copper Standing Seam Roofing 2014-06
07 71 00 Roof Specialties 2014-06
07 72 00 Roof Accessories 2014-06
07 81 00 Applied Fireproofing 2014-06
07 84 00 Firestopping 2014-06
07 92 00 Joint Sealants 2014-06
 

Div 08 - Doors and Windows
NumberTitleChange Summary
08 11 13 Hollow Metal Doors and Frames 2014-06
08 14 00 Interior Wood Doors 2014-06
08 31 13 Access Doors and Frames 2014-06
08 33 00 Coiling Doors and Grilles 2014-06
08 36 13 Sectional Doors 2014-06
08 41 13 Aluminum-Framed Entrances and Storefronts 2014-06
08 51 13 Aluminum Windows 2014-06
08 51 23 Steel Windows 2014-06
08 51 69.11 Aluminum Storm Windows 2014-06
08 63 00 Metal-Framed Skylights 2014-06
08 71 00 Door Hardware 2014-06
08 71 13.11 Low Energy Power Assist Door Operators 2014-06
08 80 00 Glazing 2014-06
08 90 00 Louvers and Vents 2014-06
 

Div 09 - Finishes
NumberTitleChange Summary
09 06 00 Schedule for Finishes 2014-06
09 22 16 Non-Structural Metal Framing 2014-06
09 24 00 Portland Cement Plastering 2014-06
09 29 00 Gypsum Board 2014-06
09 30 13 Tiling 2014-06
09 51 00 Acoustical Ceilings 2014-06
09 63 13 Brick Flooring 2014-06
09 63 40 Stone Flooring 2014-06
09 65 13 Resilient Base and Accessories 2014-06
09 65 16 Resilient Sheet Flooring 2014-06
09 65 19 Resilient Tile Flooring 2014-06
09 66 13 Portland Cement Terrazzo Flooring 2014-06
09 66 16 Terrazzo Floor Tile 2014-06
09 67 00 Fluid-Applied Flooring 2014-06
09 67 23 Resinous Flooring 2014-06
09 68 00 Carpeting 2014-06
09 91 00 Painting 2014-06
 

Div 10 - Specialties
NumberTitleChange Summary
10 11 13 Markerboards 2014-06
10 11 23 Tackboards 2014-06
10 14 00 Exterior Signage 2014-06
10 14 05 Interior Signage 2014-06
10 21 13 Toilet Compartments 2014-06
10 28 00 Toilet and Bath Accessories 2014-06
10 44 13 Fire Extinguisher Cabinets 2014-06
10 51 13 Metal Lockers 2014-06
10 56 13 Steel Shelving 2014-06
10 75 00 Flagpoles 2014-06
 

Div 11 - Equipment
NumberTitleChange Summary
11 11 14 Motor Vehible Lifts 2014-06
11 11 16 Vehicle Service Equipment 2014-06
11 11 26 Vehicle Washing Equipment 2014-06
 

Div 12 - Furnishings
NumberTitleChange Summary
12 24 00 Window Shades 2014-06
12 32 00 Manufactured Wood Casework 2014-06
12 48 13 Entrance Floor Mats 2014-06
 

Div 13 - Special Construction
NumberTitleChange Summary
13 34 19 Metal Building Systems 2014-06
 

Div 22 - Plumbing
NumberTitleChange Summary
22 05 11 Common Work Results for Plumbing  
22 05 12 General Motor Requirements for Plumbing Equipment  
22 05 19 Meters and Gages for Plumbing Piping  
22 05 23 General-Duty Valves for Plumbing Piping  
22 05 33 Heat Tracing for Plumbing Piping  
22 11 00 Facility Water Distribution  
22 11 23 Domestic Water Pumps  
22 12 16 Facility Elevated, Potable-Water Storage Tanks  
22 13 00 Facility Sanitary Sewerage  
22 13 23 Sanitary Waste Interceptors  
22 13 29 Sanitary Sewerage Pumps  
22 13 33 Packaged, Submersible Sewerage Pump Units  
22 14 00 Facility Storm Drainage  
22 14 29 Sump Pumps  
22 14 33 Packaged, Pedestal Drainage Pump Units  
22 14 36 Packaged, Submersible, Drainage Pump Units  
22 15 00 General Service Compressed-Air Systems  
22 31 11 Water Softeners  
22 33 00 Electric Domestic Water Heaters  
22 34 00 Fuel-Fired Domestic Water Heaters  
22 35 00 Domestic Water Heat Exchangers  
22 40 00 Plumbing Fixtures  
 

Div 23 - HeatING, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning
NumberTitleChange Summary
23 05 11 Common Work Results for HVAC  
23 05 12 General Motor Requirements for HVAC Equipment  
23 05 41 Noise and Vibration Control for HVAC Piping and Equipment  
23 05 93 Testing, Adjusting, and Balancing for HVAC  
23 07 11 HVAC and Plumbing Insulation  
23 09 23 Direct-Digital Control System for HVAC  
23 11 23 Facility Natural-Gas Piping  
23 13 23 Concrete Above Ground Fuel Storage  
23 21 13 Hydronic Piping  
23 21 14 Ground Loop Heat Pump Piping  
23 21 23 Hydronic Pumps  
23 23 00 Refrigerant Piping  
23 25 00 HVAC Water Treatment  
23 31 00 HVAC Ducts and Casings  
23 34 00 HVAC Fans  
23 36 00 Air Terminal Units  
23 37 00 Air Outlets and Inlets  
23 40 00 HVAC Air Cleaning Devices  
23 55 23 Gas-Fired Radiant Heaters  
23 55 33 Fuel-Fired Unit Heaters  
23 64 00 Packaged Water Chillers
23 81 00 Decentralized Unitary HVAC Equipment  
23 81 43 Air-Source Unitary Heat Pumps  
23 81 46 Water-Source Unitary Heat Pumps  
23 82 16 Air Coils  
23 82 33 Convectors  
23 82 39 Unit Heaters  
23 83 23 Radiant-Heating Electric Panels  
 

Div 26 - Electrical
NumberTitleChange Summary
26 05 11 Requirements for Electrical Installations
26 05 21 Low-Voltage Electrical Power Conductors and Cables (600 Volts and Below)  
26 05 26 Grounding and Bonding for Electrical Systems  
26 05 33 Raceway and Boxes for Electrical Systems  
26 05 41 Underground Electrical Construction  
26 05 71 Electrical System Protective Device Study  
26 22 00 Low-Voltage Transformers  
26 24 11 Distribution Switchboards  
26 24 16 Panelboards  
26 27 13 Electricity Metering  
26 27 26 Wiring Devices  
26 29 11 Motor Starters  
26 29 21 Disconnect Switches  
26 30 05 Photovoltaic Systems  
26 32 13 Engine Generators  
26 36 23 Automatic Transfer Switches  
26 41 00 Facility Lightning Protection  
26 51 00 Interior Lighting  
26 56 00 Exterior Lighting  
 

Div 27 - Communications
NumberTitleChange Summary
27 05 11 Requirements for Communications Installations  
27 05 26 Grounding and Bonding for Communications Systems  
27 05 33 Raceways and Boxes for Communications Systems  
27 10 00 Network Cabling  
27 11 00 Communications Equipment Room Fittings  
27 51 23 Intercommunications and Program Systems  
 

Div 28 - Electronic Safety and Security
NumberTitleChange Summary
28 05 11 Requirements for Electronic Safety and Security Installations  
28 05 13 Conductors and Cables for Electronic Safety and Security  
28 05 26 Grounding and Bonding for Electronic Safety and Security  
28 05 33 Raceways and Boxes for Electronic Safety and Security  
28 16 11 Intrusion Detection System  
28 23 00 Video Surveillance  
28 31 00 Fire Detection and Alarm  
 

Div 31 - Earthwork
NumberTitleChange Summary
31 20 00 Earth Moving  
31 20 11 Earth Moving (Short Form)  
31 23 19 Dewatering  
31 23 23.33 Flowable Fill  
31 32 23 Pressure Grouting Soil Stabilization  
31 62 00 Driven Piles  
31 63 16 Auger Cast Grout Piles  
31 63 26 Drilled Caissons  
 

Div 32 - Exterior Improvements
NumberTitleChange Summary
32 05 23 Cement and Concrete for Exterior Improvements  
32 12 16 Asphalt Paving  
32 14 16 Brick Unit Paving  
32 17 23 Pavement Markings  
32 30 00 Site Furnishings  
32 31 00 Ornamental Fencing  
32 31 13 Chain Link Fences and Gates  
32 84 00 Planting Irrigation  
32 90 00 Planting  
 

Div 33 - Utilities
NumberTitleChange Summary
33 10 00 Water Utilities  
33 30 00 Sanitary Sewerage Utilities  
33 46 13 Foundation Drainage  
33 51 00 Natural-Gas Distribution