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Price of GBE Robust Specification Template


Hi <<First Name>>

I hope you are still thinking about my last few newsletters titled:
GBE SP News No 5: Why you need a GBE Robust Specification
GBE SP News No 6: Features & Benefits of a GBE Robust Specification
GBE SP News No 7: Justifying the cost of a GBE Robust Specification
GBE SP News No 8: Manufacturer Spec to GBE Robust Specification
And here is the latest instalment on the subject
GBE SP News No 9: Everything about GBE Robust Specification Templates
A diagram to explain the parts of a building in the world of BIM, Classification and GBE Robust Specifications
GBE Robust Specification Product Clause (RSPC)
E.g. brick, airtightness membrane, wall tie or timber joist, each in separate clauses
Includes: individual Product, Accessory, Component, Materials in separate clauses
Cost: £25 each
Each product will be used with other components to make up systems
 
GBE Robust Specification System Clause (RSSC) or Sub-system Clause
E.g. airtightness membrane with lapped perimeter joint and service penetration accessories
Includes: cross references to relevant Product, Accessory, Component, Materials clauses
Cost: £25 each
Each system or sub-system will be used and abut with other systems and sub-systems requiring an interface detail
 
GBE Robust Specification Detail Clause (RSDC)
E.g. junction between wall airtightness membrane and floor airtightness membrane at skirting position
Includes: cross references to relevant Product, Accessory, Component, Materials clauses
Cost: £25 each
Each detail may relate to and join a number of sub-systems or systems
 
GBE Robust Specification Sub-Element Clause (RSSEC)
E.g. Part of roof, floor or wall: e.g. Core, cladding or linings, including their components and membranes
Includes: cross references to relevant Product, Accessory, Component, Materials, System, Detail and Element clauses
Cost: £25 each
Each sub-element combines with other sub-elements to make up whole elements
E.g. One cladding, one core and one lining make up a wall
 
GBE Robust Specification Element Clause (RSEC)
E.g. roofs, floors or wall from inside finish to outside finish including all components and membranes
Includes: cross references to relevant Product, Accessory, Component, Materials clauses
Cost: £25 each
Element Performance can be divided and separated out from RSEC to make its own clause
Element clauses can be combined to make whole building clauses
 
GBE Robust Specification Elemental Performance Clause (RSEPC)
E.g. roof, wall or floor performance requirements without describing methods of manufacture without naming manufacturers and products
Includes:
  • Building Regulation requirements, Energy Standard, Environmental Assessment Method (EAM) requirements,
  • Building function performance and/or other client requirements to be achieved
  • Or a product or system performance that can be achieved
Cost: £25 each
 
GBE Robust Specification Whole Building Clause (RSWBC)
E.g. Assembly of roofs, floors and walls: including all elements or sub-elements, components and membranes
Includes: cross references to relevant Product, Accessory, Component, Materials, System, Detail, Sub-element, Element and Element Performance clauses
Cost: £25 each
Whole building clauses combined with other clause types above combine to make whole work sections
 
GBS Robust Specification Work Sections (RSWS)
E.g. M21 External Insulated Render (including all accessories, trims thermal breaks, etc.)
Usually focuses on one trade and can include any or all of the preceding Product, Accessory, Component, Materials, System, Detail, Sub-element, Element and Element Performance clauses in one specification chapter (work section)
Cost: £250 each
For your bespoke combination of Robust Specifications
GBE have created a budget calculator for a bespoke services; you can cherry pick or choose from all the options available, choose service levels, add number of products, specifications, pages and document uploads.
GBE add a % for discount for quantity.  You get a price for set-up costs, annual renewal costs in £ or €  
GBE offers readymade package of Company & Product pages, Specifications, Uploads
GBE schedules the services offered in each price band: Basic, Standard, Enhanced and Premium all of which include pages on the website and product information uploaded for users to download
There is a standard budget calculator where you can add the number of products and get a price for the service.  
GBE Compares the services offered and prices charged by GBE and competitors
Speak with Brian Murphy about Specifications, Pages and Advertising in GBE Encyclopaedia and GBE Newsletters
T 01733 238148  M 07973 281024 (UK GMT 09:00 - 18:00)
BrianSpecMan@icloud.com
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