Construction is the art, science, or business of building. The process of building, from site preparation through erection, assembly, and finishing operations. The manner in which materials are ordered, assembled, and united…


The superstructure is the vertical extension of a building or other construction above the foundation. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="superstructure," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477348010046{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]


Prefabricate is to fabricate or manufacture beforehand, particularly in standardized units or components for quick assembly and erection. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="Prefabricate," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477702575731{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]


To fabricate is to construct by assembling diverse and usually standardized parts. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="fabricate," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477701009897{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]

construction documents

Construction documents are the construction drawings and specifications setting forth in detail the requirements for the construction of a project. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="Construction documents," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477699300208{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]


The substructure is the underlying structure forming the foundation of a building or other construction. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="substructure," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477347871229{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]

top out

To top out is to install the highest structural member in a construction or complete the uppermost course in a masonry wall. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="top out," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477711195339{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}"]

systems building

Systems building, or industrialized building, is a construction process using a high degree of prefabrication in the manufacture of standardized units or components to speed assembly and erection of a building. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title=""…


Specifications are the part of the contract documents consisting of a detailed description of the technical nature of the materials, standards, and quality of execution of the work to be placed under…

modular design

Modular design is the planning and design utilizing prefabricated modules or modular coordination for ease of erection, flexible arrangement, or variety of use. ad libs...[td_block_16 custom_title="" tag_slug="Modular design," limit="3" ajax_pagination="next_prev" css=".vc_custom_1477708379519{margin-bottom: 0px…