. An illumination
source contained inside
the device that is to be illuminated.
Incineration. In waste handling, the act of burning pathological
and other designated waste/infectious waste in an incinerator in
order to render the waste material(s) harmless.
Inspection. The process of reviewing work. The inspection shall
be accomplished by a recognized and approved authority for the
purpose of ascertaining approval and or acceptance of the work.
Inspection Certificate: An identification applied on a product
by an approved agency containing the name of the manufacturer,
the function and performance characteristics of the product, and
the name and identification of an approved agency indicating that
the product or material has been inspected and evaluated by an
Integrated Building System (IBS). System involving coordinated
design of all elements to achieve a building of optimum
(See Section 19).
Interdepartmental Circulation. General circulation. Circulation
which provides access to and from various departments; includes
Interface. 1) A common boundary between two systems or
components. 2) A boundary detail designed to maintain a
specified relation between adjacent systems or components.
Interstitial Space. Unfinished and unoccupied space between
floors used for horizontal utility distribution systems, of
sufficient size to accommodate workmen, and permit maintenance
and alteration without interruption of activities on the floors.
(See Section 19.)
Intradepartmental Circulation. The area reserved for corridors
and passages which are found immediately within the departmental
Invitation for Bids (IFB). That point in the design-construction
process when all review comments from the 100% design submittal
have been incorporated, the CWE is within the Project Amount,
DMFO has notified the Design/Construction Agent that funds are
available, and DMFO has notified the Design/Construction Agent to
advertise the project for bids. It is generally that point in
the process when the project ceases to be a design effort and
becomes a "Construction Project".
Isolated Power System. An archaic form of power system once used
in flammable anesthetizing locations. Such systems are no longer
required in DoD facilities.
Japanese Funded Improvement Program (JFIP).