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ASTM E 1557 : 2001

Superseded
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Standard Classification for Building Elements and Related Sitework-UNIFORMAT II
Available format(s)

Hardcopy , PDF

Superseded date

11-11-2014

Language(s)

English

Published date

31-12-2010

1.1 This standard establishes a classification of building elements and related sitework. Elements, as defined here, are major components common to most buildings. Elements usually perform a given function, regardless of the design specification, construction method, or materials used. The classification serves as a consistent reference for analysis, evaluation, and monitoring during the feasibility, planning, and design stages of buildings. Using UNIFORMAT II ensures consistency in the economic evaluation of buildings projects over time and from project to project. It also enhances reporting at all stages in construction-from feasibility and planning through the preparation of working documents, construction, maintenance, rehabilitation, and disposal.

1.2 This classification applies to buildings and related site work. It excludes specialized process equipment related to a building's functional use but does include furnishings and equipment.

1.3 The Classification incorporates three hierarchical levels described as Levels 1, 2, and 3. Appendix X1 presents a more detailed suggested Level 4 classification of sub-elements.

1.4 UNIFORMAT II is an elemental format similar to the original UNIFORMAT elemental classification. UNIFORMAT II differs from the original UNIFORMAT, however, in that it takes into consideration a broader range of building types and has been updated to categorize building elements as they are in current building practice.

Committee
E 06
DocumentType
Standard
Pages
25
PublisherName
American Society for Testing and Materials
Status
Superseded
SupersededBy
Supersedes

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ASTM E 2691 : 2020 Standard Practice for Job Productivity Measurement
ASTM E 3008/E3008M : 2016 : EDT 1 Standard Classification for Transportation Surface Elements—UNIFORMAT II
ASTM E 2620 : 2015 : R2020 Standard Classification for Program and Project Estimate Summaries
ASTM E 3035 : 2015 : R2020 Standard Classification for Facility Asset Component Tracking System (FACTS)
ASTM E 2013 : 2020 Standard Practice for Developing Functions, Constructing FAST Diagrams, and Performing Function Analysis During Value Engineering (VE)/Value Analysis (VA) Study
ASTM E 2514 : 2015 : R2020 Standard Practice for Presentation Format of Elemental Cost Estimates, Summaries, and Analyses
ASTM E 2506 : 2015 : R2020 : EDT 1 Standard Guide for Developing a Cost-Effective Risk Mitigation Plan for New and Existing Constructed Facilities
ASTM E 1699 : 2014 : R2020 Standard Practice for Performing Value Engineering (VE)/Value Analysis (VA) of Projects, Products and Processes
ASTM E 1765 : 2016 : EDT 1 Standard Practice for Applying Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) to Multiattribute Decision Analysis of Investments Related to Projects, Products, and Processes
ASTM E 2103/E2103M : 2019 Standard Classification for Bridge Elements—UNIFORMAT II

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