2D Mechanical Coordination
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General Contractor as Coordinator
How It Works...
What’s Included?
Sample Color Coordinated Drawing

Division 15 - HVAC Contractor as Coordinator
How It Works...
What’s Included?
Sample Color Coor-dinated Drawing

Division 15 - Plumbing Contractor as Coordinator
How It Works...
What’s Included?
Sample Color Coordinated Drawing

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General Contractor As Coordinator
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Coordination between the trades is all about maximizing the efficiency of the installation process by identifying potential conflicts and collisions between the trades prior to each trade fabricating and/or installing that trade on the job site. There is a hierarchy of sorts involved in coordination that helps to determine which trade will accommodate another trade when a conflict is detected and which trade will be scheduled to install before another. JPK assists the General Contractor in this coordination process as follows:
  1. Serving as a central agent representing the GC's interest by collecting and assembling all shop drawings from each trade;
  2. Providing a color conversion process for the GC that allows each trade drawing to be overlaid on top of each other on the same drawing;
  3. Converting all drawings to the same scale for uniformity of the review process and comparison of one trade to another;
  4. Deleting all shop drawing information from each trade that is not relevant to the coordination process;
  5. Identifying potential conflicts between the trades and/or with the structure of the building;
  6. Assigning each trade the role of resolving the conflict(s) based on the most logical solution as a recommendation by JPK;
  7. Continuing with the coordination process with each trade until all known conflicts have been resolved;
  8. Providing PDF and/or CAD files for the production of a color coordination drawing for use in a pre-planned coordination

 
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