Accession Number : ADA124203

Title :   EDITSPEC: Basic Procedures Manual,

Corporate Author : CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Personal Author(s) : Neely,Edgar S , Jr

PDF Url : ADA124203

Report Date : 15 Nov 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 123

Abstract : The EDITSPEC System is an automated system designed to produce construction specifications from Corps of Engineers Guide specifications. The system uses one central computer and a communications network to provide remote terminal access by Corps offices, nationwide to a central data base. The purpose of this manual is to provide a written description of procedures required to apply EDITSPEC to produce construction specifications. The EDITSPEC system provides many different methods to perform each procedure. Only the simplest method is presented. Also included are procedures for the specification writer in preparing specification sections.

Descriptors :   *Computer programs, *User manuals, *Military engineering, *Specifications, Construction, Army Corps of Engineers, Data bases, Central processing units, Communications networks, Access, Message processing, Text processing, Editing, Remote terminals, Automation

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE