50 Divisions refers to the 50 divisions of construction information, as defined by the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)'s MasterFormat. Before 2004, MasterFormat consisted of 16 Divisions."50 Divisions" is the most widely used standard for organizing specifications and other written information for commercial and institutional building projects in the United States and Canada. and associated activities. Standardizing the presentation of such information improves communication among all parties involved in time.
MasterFormat 2004 Edition Divisions are:
PROCUREMENT AND CONTRACTING REQUIREMENTS GROUP:
General Requirements Subgroup
Facility Construction Subgroup
Facility Services Subgroup:
Site and Infrastructure Subgroup:
Process Equipment Subgroup: