1 January 2005
with change 25 October 2006
providing any updates of these documents as the project progresses.
1-5.1.4 Approving concept and later designs to certify compliance with functional
1-5.1.5 Developing additional information, as required, such as telephone needs,
special electrical requirements and equipment specifications.
The Design Agency is responsible for the following:
1-5.2.1 Preparing a design that provides for a complete and usable facility, including
all equipment, fixtures and furnishings except those specifically designated as
1-5.2.2 Incorporating the functional requirements of the Using Service and USAR
Installation into the project design.
1-5.2.3 Developing a design responsive to the criteria in this Guide and the project
documentation, and preparing all submittals required by the USAR Design Process and
Submittal Requirements, and the project Scope of Work.
1-5.2.4 Justifying, in the project Design Analysis, any issues of design which do not
follow this Guide and other project documentation.
1-5.2.5 Incorporating the quality standards for the overall design as described in this
Guide and other criteria for the project.
Identifying the applicable codes and regulations, and
ensuring that the design is in compliance with them.
Preparing cost estimates, and ensuring that the
design will provide a fully functional facility within the project
construction cost limit (CCL). Optional bid items may be required
to ensure that a base bid within the construction cost limit can be
achieved. Any such options must be planned such that the facility
is complete and usable without their inclusion.
Preparing a draft of DD Form 1354, Transfer and
Acceptance of Military Real Property.
Preparing any surveys and/or geotechnical,
environmental, sustainable design or other investigations
identified in the project Scope of Work.
1-5.2.10 Developing design analyses, calculations, and other information that supports
and explains the project design.
1-5.2.11 Identifying issues that will deserve special attention during project