25 May 2005
Change 1, 22 February 2006
Change 2, 4 December 2006
FACD studies and design charettes are cooperative efforts by the design team, user
and client representatives, installation planning staff, 1391 project team members, other
appropriate Regional staff, facility engineering command personnel, and other
interested parties. A charette may last one to three days, while a FACD may last one to
two weeks. They include on-site development of a conceptual design in response to
functional, aesthetic, environmental, base planning, site, budgetary, and other
requirements. Submittals should include meeting minutes, conceptual design, and
documentation of the decision and information that led up to that decision, including a
partnering agreement signed by all the principle participants.
DESIGN DEVELOPMENT SUBMITTALS (35%-50%).
The Design Development Submittal is intended to convey the complete extent of the
work in a preliminary manner. The drawings are typically about 35% to 50% complete
at this stage. This submittal must include requirements of the previous submittal plus
additional detail to bring them to the required completion percentage. Include the
following as a minimum:
Basis of Design.
Submit a complete Basis of Design addressing items defined in this and the Discipline-
In addition, for Design-Build project submittals, update sustainable design
validation/certification information required by UFGS 01 33 10.05 20, Design Submittal
Procedures, in the project RFP. For Environmental work, indicate areas where work will
occur, address containment requirements, and address occupants of the building,
Provide drawings required by the Design-Specific UFCs and the contract. Include the
following drawings as defined in the Discipline-Specific UFCs and as applicable to the
Floor Plans Provide all floor plans, new and demolition, indicating room
names and dimensions.
Building Elevations Provide all building elevations indicating all exterior