1 July 1998
Preliminary Plumbing Plans (incudes plumbing fixtures, diagram of mains for water supply, sanitary
waste and compressed air system.)
Outline Specifications (includes all plumbing elements).
HVAC Systems Description.
Systems Selection Analysis and discussion.
Preliminary HVAC Plans (single line diagrams, zoning, distribution, capacities and layout of equipment).
Outline Specifications (includes all major HVAC equipment and systems).
Preliminary Fire Protection Plans (including site, fire protection systems, densities, flow test).
Outline Specifications (describing all fire protection equipment and systems).
Electrical Systems Description
Preliminary Electrical Plans (include typical lighting and power layout, fire alarm, telephone and sound
systems, site lighting, service type and size).
Outline Specifications includes all electrical items.
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.