The U.S. Department of Defense awarded MADCAD.com a one-year subscription contract for online access to more than 800 building codes and standards from ASHRAE, ASME, BHMA, ICC and NFPA.
The U.S. Department of
Defense awardedMADCAD.coma one-year subscription contract for online access
to more than 800 building codes and standards from ASHRAE, ASME, BHMA, ICC and
NFPA. MADCAD.com's database includes more than 10,000 codes and standards that
can be searched simultaneously and provides it in cross-referenced HTML format.
The contract will provide architects, engineers, specifiers and facility
managers at the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S.
Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Air Force Civil Engineering Support Agency, and
U.S. Air Force Center for Environmental Excellence with access to
non-government standards that are referenced in the Unified Facilities Guide
Specifications (UFGS). UFGS is used in specifying construction for the military
The contract also includes the updating of the Unified Master Reference List
(UMRL), which lists publications referenced in the UFGS, by MADCAD.com. UMRL is
used in the SpecsIntact software, which is an automated system for preparing
standardized military facility construction specifications, and is developed
and maintained by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).