25 May 2005
Change 1, 22 February 2006
Change 2, 4 December 2006
The Concept Design Submittal is intended to convey the extent of the work in a
preliminary conceptual manner. Drawings are approximately 10% to 15% complete at
For Design-Build, if defined by the RFP, the concept design may be the Contractor's
technical response to the RFP, including layout, functional drawings, and design. When
this is used, any exceptions to the UFC requirements should be outlined in the RFP
For concept design, include the following as a minimum:
Basis of Design.
Submit a preliminary version of the Basis of Design addressing items defined in the
contract, and the more detailed Discipline-Specific UFCs.
Include the Geotechnical Report, if available, as an appendix. It is encouraged to have
this report at this submittal to obtain any review comments at the earliest possible date.
For Design-Build project submittals, update sustainable design validation/certification
information required by UFGS 01 33 10.05 20 (01331), Design Submittal Procedures, in
the project RFP.
Provide drawings required by the contract and Discipline-Specific UFCs. Include the
following drawings defined by the Discipline-Specific UFCs and as applicable to the
Floor Plans Provide all floor plans, new and demolition, indicating room
names and basic dimensions.
Building Elevations Provide all building elevations indicating all exterior
Building Section Indicate heights of critical building elements.
Conceptual Site Plan - Indicate above and below grade utility lines,
vehicular and pedestrian circulation paths, buildings, parking, paved
areas, preliminary landscape architectural concept, and existing site
features to remain.
ATFP Standoff Distances.