Accession Number : ADM000298

Title :   Construction Criteria Base (CCB) (CD ROM).

Corporate Author : NATIONAL INST OF BUILDING SCIENCES WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : NOV 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : File characteristics: Program and database. Physical description: 5 computer laser optical discs; 4 3/4 in.; 670KB. Systems requirements: IBM-PC compatible; DOS 3.1+ or Windows; CD-ROM drive and device driver; 386+; 40MB hard disk recommended; VGA min.; MS Extensions 2.0+. Construction Criteria Base (CCB) is a set of compact discs that contain complete, Current, approved electronic equivalents of hundreds of documents used in the design and construction of buildings and civil works. These documents include federal and private guide specifications and manuals, referenced standards from private industry organizations, federal regulations, model building codes, cost estimating systems, CADD libraries and much more. CCB indexes and organizes the information for retrieval and CCB contains powerful programs to automate searching and processing functions.

Descriptors :   *READ ONLY MEMORIES, *DISKS, *BUILDINGS, *STANDARDS, SPECIFICATIONS, COST ESTIMATES, DATA BASES, CIVIL ENGINEERING.

Subject Categories : Recording and Playback Devices
      Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE