Design and Construction Standards

Consultants, vendors, and contractors responsible for projects at Duke must adhere to all applicable building codes and the Duke University Construction Standards. As such all consultants, service providers, vendors and contractors are to follow all applicable building codes and Duke University Design Guidelines. If you have suggestions for amending or adding to these guidelines, please fill out this form.

Division 00 - Procurement and Contracting Requirements
Division 01 - General Requirements
Division 02 - Existing Conditions
Division 03 - Concrete
Division 04 - Masonry
Division 05 - Metals
Division 06 - Wood, Plastics, and Composites
Division 07 - Thermal and Moisture Protection
Division 08 - Openings
Division 09 - Finishes
Division 10 - Specialties
Division 11 - Equipment
Division 12 - Furnishings
Division 13 - Special Construction
Division 14 - Conveying Equipment
Division 15 - reserved
Division 16 - reserved
Division 17 - reserved
Division 18 - reserved
Division 19 - reserved
Division 20 - reserved
Division 21 - Fire Suppression
Division 22 - Plumbing
Division 23 - Heating, Ventilating, and Air-Conditioning (HVAC)
Division 24 - reserved
Division 25 - Integrated Automation
Division 26 - Electrical
Division 27 - Communications
Division 28 - Electronic Safety and Security
Division 29 - reserved
Division 30 - reserved
Division 31 - Earthwork
Division 32 - Exterior Improvements
Division 33 - Utilities
Division 34 - Transportation
Division 35 - Waterway and Marine Construction
Division 36 - reserved
Division 37 - reserved
Division 38 - reserved
Division 39 - reserved
Division 40 - Process Integration
Division 41 - Material Processing and Handling Equipment
Division 42 - Process Heating, Cooling, and Drying Equipment
Division 43 - Process Gas and Liquid Handling, Purification, and Storage Equipment
Division 44 - Pollution Control Equipment
Division 45 - Industry-Specific Manufacturing Equipment
Division 46 - reserved
Division 47 - reserved
Division 48 - Electrical Power Generation
Division 49 - reserved
Division 50 - reserved
DRAFT Landscape and Irrigation
Additional Files
Supplemental Guidelines and Standards