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12-2-16

Design-Bid-Build (DBB)

DBB Design Deliverables

Design > Permitting Forms, Samples, & Guidelines

Design Templates

New Pemitting process integrated through the Design-Bid-Build (DBB) Design process.

The Denver Service Center (DSC) Permitting process *(External Regulatory Permitting) consists of Permit Scoping, Permit Planning, and Permit Acquisition Services and uses the Permitting Assessment Form (PAF) and Permit Plan Form.

Permitting Definitions

11-18-16

Design Templates

Design-Bid-Build (DBB)

Design-Build (DB)

Design Deliverables

Definition - NPS Project Sustainability Checklist

The NPS Project Sustainability Checklist template has been updated to include the 2016 Guiding Principles.

9-27-16

Design Templates

Design-Bid-Build (DBB)

Design-Build (DB)

Design Deliverables

Definition - Constructability Analysis

New NPS Constructability Checklist template. (Combined previously used Constructabilty Checklist for Design-Bid-Build (DBB) projects and Design-Build (DB) Constructability Checklist.)

A Constructability Analysis utilizing the NPS Constructability Checklist is required for ALL projects. It will be completed starting with the Schematic Design (SD) (DBB & DB) project phase and continue to be developed as the project progresses.

7-25-16

Design Standards

Updated/added the following Building Codes & Industry Standards:

  • ASHRAE Standard 0-2013 - The Commissioning Process
  • ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013 - Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings
  • ASHRAE Standard 189.1-2014 - Standard for the Design of High-Performance, Green Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings
  • SMACNA IAQ Guidelines for Occupied Buildings Under Construction
  • SMACNA IAQ: A Systems Approach

Updated/added the following references:

7-13-16

Design Standards

Updated the following Denver Service Center (DSC) Requirements:

  • Steel
  • Wood