Specification Writing: a Productivity Tool

Tom, Steve
July 2003
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jul2003 Supplement, Vol. 42, p58
Provides information on an online productivity software called CtrlSpecBuilderâ„¢ created by Automated Logic Corp. to deal with the problem of canned specification that describes an automatic control sequence. Guidelines for direct digital control systems; Features of CtrlSpecBuilderâ„¢; Difference of the software from guide specs published by other controls manufacturers.


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