SPECDOCX INC 

We specialize in the coordination, preparation and production of master and project specific specifications for all project types ranging from small scale single room interior renovations to large scale multi-structure developments.

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PRACTICE

AREAS

Valley Ridge Fire Hall
overpass interior
Rockyview General Hospital Emergency Addition
Residence │ Specdocx inc │ Specifiction Writer
Kelowna Airport
school gatheing space
90 Elgin Place Ottawa Ont
Shaw Building Calgary Alberta │ Specdocx
HEALTHCARE

 

Hospitals  / Emergency / Acute Care ○ Clinics ○ Medical Offices ○ Long Term Care ○ Rehabilitation Services ○ Operating Rooms ○ Assisted Living ○ EMS Services ○ Pharmacies ○ Diagnostic Imaging ○ Day Medicine ○ Laboratories ○ Helicopter Areas.

EDUCATION

 

Universities ○ Post Secondary Schools  ○ High Schools ○ Jr. High Schools ○ Elementary Schools ○ Dormitories ○ Day Cares ○ Private Schools  ○ School Administration ○ Playing Fields ○ Support Facilities 

GOVERNMENT

 

Governmental Offices and Buildings ○ Fire Stations ○ Police Stations ○ Parks and Recreation ○ Transit ○ Recreation Buildings 

COMMUNITY

 

Libraries ○ Convention Centers ○ Health Clubs ○ Splash Parks ○ Community Centers ○ Park Buildings 

COMMERCIAL / RETAIL

 

Office Buildings and Towers ○ Interior Renovations and Tenant Fit-Ups ○ Data Centers ○ Facility Parking Structures ○ Sales Centers ○ Shopping Centers ○ Health Clubs ○ Banks ○ Pharmacies ○ Supermarkets

TRANSPORTATION

 

Airports ○ Rail Transit Buildings ○ Light Rail Transit  Buildings ○ Tunnels ○ Bridges ○ Parking Structures ○ Parking Lots ○ 

ENTERTAINMENT

 

Stadiums ○ Live Theaters ○ Cinematic Theaters ○ Stages ○ Auditoriums ○ Musical and Theatrical Buildings ○ Casinos ○ Zoo's ○ Aquatic Centers ○ Ice Arenas ○ Art Galleries ○ Museums

RELIGIOUS

 

Churches ○ Seminary Buildings and Rooms ○ Schools ○ Gathering Spaces ○ Religious Auditoriums.

RESIDENTIAL

 

High and Low Rise Condominiums ○ Town Housing ○ Apartment Buildings ○ Single Family Homes ○ Private Assisted Living

OTHER FACILITIES

Athletic Stadiums and Fields ○ Parks and Landscaping ○ Golf Courses and Buildings ○ Wineries

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

 

ABOUT US

SPECDOCX Inc. is a forward thinking, dynamic specification consulting firm specializing  in the development of technical documentation relevant to the project, industry and sector type.

 

Knowledgeable: Sound knowledge of building codes, regulations, construction practices, project delivery methods, project management and administration styles and techniques with over 15 years of experience in Project Management and Contract Administration in public and private sectors supplemented by 10 years of direct hands-on construction experience.

 

Results Oriented: We have proven ability, drive and commitment to ensure the success of every project, with clearly demonstrated ability to analyze, investigate and interpret documentation to identify potential risks in all phases of the design and construction process.

 

Client Focused: We have an exceptionally strong background in working closely with clients, consultants, engineers, building officials and interdepartmental teams to ensure the proper coordination, collaboration and attention to detail is provided to each project. Providing our clients with proactive and cost effective solutions in order to resolve concerns with utilization of design materials, identification of potential bidding and construction related concerns and provision of effective solutions to accommodate all budgets type and mitigate potential project risks.

We bring a wide and diverse range of experience gained through technical writing, project management and construction contract administration experience. Our technical expertise, understanding of building science, experience and proficiency in identification of project needs aids in our ability to provide efficient and effective design solutions and enables us to help identify and mitigate potential project risks. 

 

As a member of Construction Specifications Canada and a past chairperson for the Calgary Chapter, Brad is committed to the development of systems and procedures that will improve the coordination and dissemination of information and documents relevant to the construction industry.

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

OUR VISION

To be recognized as the premier developer and provider of architectural specifications, technical documentation and information.We provide services that will:

 

  • Help promote public health and safety, support the protection and sustainability of the environment, and improve the overall quality of life for people living and working within the built environment.

  • Contribute to the selection of materials, products and systems in a way that impacts the quality and sustainability of the structure or building in a meaningful way.

  • Accommodate international, regional, and national differences in materials, products, systems, technologies, jurisdictional regulatory requirements.

 

This statement reflects the dedication SPECDOCX Inc. has to the development and dissemination of high-quality technical information and documentation in increasingly diverse fields, and confirms our commitment to strengthen the acceptance and use of industry developed systems and procedures for organization and referencing of technical documentation and information relevant to the architecture, engineering and construction industry.

OUR COMMITMENT

We are committed to employing our knowledge, skills, means, methods, techniques and good judgment in a professional manner, providing your company with the highest level and quality of technical information and documentation.

 

We manage every project with an exemplary level of professionalism, integrity, and fairness in provision of architectural specifications, technical information, documentation, advice and recommendations.

 

We provide you with confidence that all aspects of the project are being considered and are delivered in a clear, concise, accurate and reliable manner resulting in a fully coordinated set of contract documents being delivered to you and your clients.

SPECDOCX Inc.

 

Bradley J. McWilliam RSW, CCCA, CSC

Director  │ Registered Specification Writer

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

 

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

OUR PEOPLE

Calgary specification writer

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Architectural Specification

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BRADLEY MCWILLIAM
DIRECTOR

Calgary specification writer

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Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Calgary specification writer

specifications

Architectural Specification

Specification Writer RSW

Tel: 587-625-0606

Cell: 403-464-8201

b.mcwilliam@specdocx.ca

Calgary specification writer

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OUR SERVICES

A WELL PREPARED SPECIFICATION CLEARLY COMMUNICATES QUALITY, ACTIVITY, RESPONSIBILITY,  HELPS REDUCE RISK AND

COMPLIMENTS OTHER CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT DOCUMENTATION

  • Use of MasterFormat™

  • Full-Length 3-part format technical sections for building and construction.

  • Short-form, 3-part format technical sections for small to mid-size projects.

DIVISIONS 02 - 14 - TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION SECTIONS:

  • Use of MasterFormat™

  • Provides information necessary to obtain bids and provide project requirements including but not necessarily limited to:

  • Instructions to Bidders

  • Bid Forms and Supplementary Bid Forms

  • Supplementary Instructions to Bidders

  • Contract Type

  • Supplementary Conditions to the Contract

  • General Regulatory Requirements

  • Available Project Information

  • Insurance Requirements

  • Cash Allowances

  • Summary of Work

  • Substitution Requirements and Procedures.

  • Contract Administration Procedures and Forms

  • Other requirements that provide guidelines and requirements that govern the project.

DIVISION 00 AND 01 - PROCUREMENT AND BIDDING DOMCUMENTS

  • Use of MasterFormat™

  • Includes narratives organized by Section.

  • Used for preliminary pricing during design phases.

  • Use of UniFormat™.

  • Design Narratives organized by systems and discipline.

  • Used for preliminary pricing during schematic design phases.

SPECDOCX Inc. utilizes industry accepted organizational formats to provide your company with well organized and easily referenced technical documentation and information that; clearly, accurately and concisely conveys required and relevant information necessary to help successfully complete your project.

 

We provide services to assist Architects, Engineers, Technologists, Designers and Contract Administrators:

 

  • Select appropriate materials for the project.

  • Review and coordinate drawn and written information.

  • Reference relevant project requirements and standards.

  • Understand contractual relationships for various types of contracts and delivery methods.

  • Coordination of administrative requirements, language, format, file naming and printing to electronic format for all disciplines contributing to the Project manual.

  • Cover pages incorporating company and client names, logos and custom graphics.

  • Table of Contents

  • Certification Page (if required by Authorities Having Jurisdiction)

  • Drawing List (if required).

PROJECT MANUAL ASSEMBLY

OUTLINE SPECIFICATIONS

PRELIMINARY PROJECT DESCRIPTION (PPD) 

 
 

SUSTAINABILITY

All our projects are completed with the understanding that our natural and constructed environments should be of the utmost priority. 

 

We utilize products, materials, components and systems that are environmentally friendly to the greatest extent possible, helping to minimize our impact on the environment.

 

Where achievement of a LEED (or other rating system) certification is a project requirement, we offer the utilization of products, materials, components and systems that will help meet the requirements of the selected rating system.

CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT

There are more project delivery options available to your clients than ever before including:

  • Design Build

  • Unit Price

  • Stipulated Price

  • Cost Plus

  • Construction Management for Services

  • Construction Management for Services and Construction

  • Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) 

Construction Management and IPD delivery methods are intended to :

  • Build a team environment

  • Improve collaboration and communication

  • improve on design and construction schedules (vs. traditional stipulated price projects)

  • Provide efficiencies during the design and construction phases

  • enable cost effective solutions to resolve design and construction concerns.

 

These types of projects can become very complex and often require more than one single set of construction documents or "Bid / Tender Package" to complete.

SPECDOCX Inc. will work closely with your project team to help ensure a  fully coordinated set of project specific specifications are developed and delivered helping you firm in a successful delivery of project documentation to your client.
 
Please feel free to contact us , we'd be more than happy to review and discuss your project needs.

 

MASTER SPECIFICATIONS

A Master Specification Document is a well-organized, comprehensive library of construction specification sections used by industry to clearly and accurately define and describe:
 

Bidding and Procurement Requirements.

Requirements of Jurisdictional Codes, Laws and By-Laws.

General Project Requirement.

Products, Materials, Systems and Components.

Quality of Workmanship.

Installation and Warranty Requirements.

 

SPECDOCX Inc. utilizes industry recognized organizational formatting developed and published by CSI and CSC including:

 

UniFormat™

MasterFormat™

SectionFormat™

Pageformat™

 

 

SPECDOCX Inc. can help our larger clients develop and maintain a Master Document that can be used to improve and maintain consistency for all their projects.

 
 
OUR ADDRESS

14 Silverado Plains Common S.W. Calgary, Alberta T2X-0R7

Email: b.mcwilliam@specdocx.ca

 

Phone: 403-464-8201

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