1 July 1998
Preliminary Electrical Plans (includes typical lighting and power layout, handicap requirements, fire alarm,
telephone and sound systems, site lighting, service type and size).
Outline Specifications (includes all electrical items and electrical/electronic systems).
Define any hazardous area by class, division, and group as defined in the National Electrical Code, and
indicate type of equipment proposed for use in the area.
Ensure that the design/build RFP, design submittals, and construction activities are properly coordinated
with Corps of Engineers Mandatory Centers of Expertise. ER 111-1-8158 lists these Centers of Expertise
whose involvement is mandated by HQUSACE. For example, coordination with the Electronic Security
Systems and Utility Monitoring and Control System Mandatory Centers of Expertise is critical to ensure
successful integration and implementation of the associated systems and equipment.
Special Mechanical Equipment
Discussion of Deviations (if allowed in the RFP technical specifications) from Government-issued criteria.