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Publishes AIA’s MasterSpec®, the industry standard
Develops SpecWare®, a suite of specification automation tools
Develops SpecAgent®, comprehensive and up-to-date manufacturer and product information

Provides MasterSpec Academy continuing education and training programs for AIA members

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MasterSpec, building and construction specifications, is the most widely used master guide specification system in the industry.

Exceptional Specifications:

    • 2100+ master guide specifications

    • Specifications for projects of any size, phase, type, or complexity

    • Extensive tips and instructions for the specifier

    • Intelligent product selection and research tools

    • A product of the AIA and endorsed or recommended by ACEC, ANLA, ASID, ASLA, IIDA, NSPE, and SDA

    • With specialty libraries, including:

    o MasterSpec Historic Preservation library

    o MasterSpec Small Project library

Unsurpassed Quality:

    • Over 45, full-time specification researchers, writers, editors, and programmers and support staff, plus 20+ specialty consultants working for you

    • The only formal peer review process in the industry

    • 30,000+ hours spent annually on researching and updating

    • Extensive knowledge base to support each section

    • The most trusted master guide specifications in the building and construction industries

Sustainable and LEED Information:

    • Hundreds of sections with LEED or sustainable content or commentaries

    • Automated LEED submittals report

    • Exclusive online LEED information

    • LEED v3 information

    Specifying LEED Requirements – The Best of Green from MasterSpec – LEED specification reference book

    • LEED training and continuing education program – SD eligible

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Suite of Specification Automation tools, from simple word-processing tools to BIM integration.

    Masterworks – FREE “spec-processor” – plug in to MS® Word

    • Linx – Q&A Editor

    Altarix – Revolutionary software that creates and updates office masters

    • e-SPECS for Revit, e-SPECS for AutoCAD, and e-SPECS for Navisworks, and e-SPECS for ArchiCAD – MasterSpec-CAD/BIM integration

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    SpecAgent – Most current and comprehensive manufacturer and product resource

    • Product MasterSpec provides specifiers an easy way to specify products by brand name

Extensive and exclusive programs, many of which are HSW and SD eligible.

    • Independent Study program – FREE and convenient

    • Webinars, seminars, and hands-on workshops

AIA members receive special discounts on MasterSpec.




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