Section 1. INTENTIONS AND PROCESSES OF DESIGN
SCOPE. This document deals with the information and procedures which
architects and engineers need to use in the design of chapels and religious
educational facilities for the naval services.
CANCELLATION. This manual on the design of chapels and religious
educational facilities, NAVFAC DM-37.06, cancels and supercedes Section 2.
CHAPELS, of Chapter Two, NAVFAC DM-37 Community Facilities of March 1975,
including Change 1 of June 1976.
COORDINATION. Policies, obligations, and responsibilities of other
commands and/or offices are referred to only as they affect the Naval
Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) projects.
RELATED CRITERIA. Requirements of the Department of Defense (DOD) shall
Department of Defense Manual. Comply with the latest Department of
Defense Construction Criteria Manual. DOD 4270.1-M, for space criteria,
construction, finishes, fire protection, plumbing (including required
compressed air and vacuum systems, elevators, and architectural and electrical
Criteria Sources. For criteria related to the design of chapels and
religious educational facilities but appearing elsewhere in the Design Manual
series, see the following sources:
NAVFAC DM-1 series
NAVFAC DM-2 series
NAVFAC DM-3 series
NAVFAC DM-4 series
Fire Protection Engineering
NAVFAC DM-14 series
All publications cited in this manual form a part of it to the extent they
are referenced and contain criteria related to the subject matter of this