Change 4 December 2006
2.7.2 Shop and Factory Finishing
Any shop or factory finishing would normally be specified here.
Allowable variations from specified requirements would normally be specified here.
2.8 TESTS, INSPECTIONS, AND VERIFICATIONS
If tests, inspections, or verifications of products are required at the source, i.e., plant,
mill, factory, or shop, they should be specified here.
PART 3 EXECUTION
This paragraph specifies the act of physically determining that conditions are acceptable
to receive the primary products of the section. Requirements for verifying suitability of
conditions for installation can be specified here. Verifying the absence of defects or
errors that would cause defective installation or application of products, or cause latent
defects in workmanship and function, can be specified here.
This paragraph covers actions required to physically prepare the surface, area, or site to
incorporate the primary products of the section.
This paragraph specifies requirements for protecting the surrounding areas and
3.2.2 Surface Preparation
This paragraph describes preparatory work required prior to installation, application, or
erection of primary products.
This paragraph covers actions required to accomplish a specified unit of work in the
section, and may include requirements necessary for installation of products furnished
under other sections. If products are to be installed according to manufacturer's
instructions, then the manufacturer's instructions should be a required submittal as
evidence of those requirements. Separate paragraphs for each different item, as
appropriate, may be used. The names of the products or the type of work may be
incorporated into the paragraph titles, in which case the wording should reflect the
generic product or terminology used throughout the contract documents.