Category: Construction

ACCEPTABLE QUALITY LEVEL

For a given quality characteristic, that minimum level of actual quality at which the material or construction can be considered fully acceptable.

CERTIFIED TECHNICIAN

A technician certified by some agency as a proficient in performing certain duties.

COMPUTER SIMULATION

Use of a computer to generate conditions approximating actual or operational conditions.

CONSTRUCTION

Costs for highway construction, bridge, and on/off ramp construction and modifications, retaining wall, and sound wall constrution. Includes final design costs by Design/Build Contractor.

CONSTRUCTION COMPLETION

Work completion determined after a thorough inspection to ensure that the job meets all contractual specifications.

CONSTRUCTION SAFETY

The optimum degree of safety within the constraints of construction effectiveness, time and cost through specific application of safety management throughout all phases of the construction. (NTSC)