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Design Guidelines

 

Table of Contents

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Section 0.0: Preface

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Section 1.0: Mission

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Mission
• Nomenclature and Acronyms
• University of Houston System
• University of Houston
• Facilities Planning and Construction Department

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Section 2.0: Introduction

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Section 3.0: Purpose

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Section 4.0: Fundamental Campus Values

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Section 5.0: Architectural Design Guidelines

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• Overview
• Appearance and Architectural Features
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Section 6.0: Landscape Design Guidelines

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• Overview
• Landscaping of Campus Edges
• Landscaping of Gateways
• Landscaping of Campus Streets
• Landscaping of Parking Areas
• Landscaping of Walks
• Landscaping of Open Spaces
• Planting
• Irrigation
• Site Furnishings
• Lighting
• Landscape Plans
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Section 7.0: Environmentally Responsible Design Guidelines

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Section 8.0: Space Guidelines And Utilization Goals

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• Space Inventory
• Space Guidelines
• Space Factors
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Section 9.0: Parking Lot And Pavement Design Standards

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• Introduction
• Parking Lot Design
• Handicapped Accessible Parking
• Flexible Pavement System
• Sidewalks and Ramps
• Shuttle Bus Stops
• Security
• Drainage
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Section 10.0: Wayfinding Standards And Guidelines

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• Introduction
• Exterior Signage
• Production, Installation, Maintenance, Replacement
• Interior Building Signage
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Section 11.0: Exterior Lighting Design Guidelines

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• Overview
• Lighting Intensities
• Light Quality
• Fixture Locations
• Relative Lighting Intensity Sequence Diagram
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Section 12.0: Construction Systems And Assemblies Standards And Guidelines

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Construction Systems And Assemblies Standards And Guidelines
• Introduction
• Facility Performance
• Element A / Substructure
A10 Foundations
A20 Basement Construction
• Element B / Shell
B10 Superstructure
B20 Exterior Enclosure
B30 Roofing
• Element C / Interiors
C10 Interior Construction
C20 Stairs
C30 Interior Finishes
• Element D / Services
D10 Conveying
D20 Utility Piping Systems
D30 Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
D40 Fire Protection
D50 Electrical
• Element E / Equipment and Furnishings
E10 Equipment
E20 Furnishings
• Element F / Special Construction
• Element G / Building Sitework
G10 Site Preparation
G20 Site Improvements

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Addenda

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PDF Addendum A Laboratory Buildings 1/29/2018
PDF Addendum A.01 Laboratory Design Guide 1/29/2018
PDF Addendum B University IT Network Infrastucture Standards v1.26 8/06/2019
PDF Addendum C Classroom and Auditoria Best Practices 1/29/2018
PDF Addendum D Fire Alarm and Special Hazard Protection Specifications
Section 05 21 00 Fire Suppression
• Section 05 21 10 Water Base Fire Suppression Systems
• Section 05 21 20 Special Hazard Fire Extinguishing Systems
• Section 05 28 30 Electronic Detection and Alarm
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PDF Addendum E Electronic Access Control Design Guide 1/29/2018