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New Construction Foreman Checklist

Understand

Electrical systems

Apply

Lighting, appliances and miscellaneous loads
Building and energy modeling
Preventative maintenance
Material selection
Hygrothermal analysis
Certification Programs
Fenestration

Analyze

Control and Automation systems
User interface and controls
Appropriate replacement choices
Commissioning
Convective air transport
Diagnostics and forensics
Performance monitoring
HVAC interactions with enclosure

Evaluate

Life cycle cost-effectiveness analysis
Integrated design and construction
Cost trade-off analysis
Control layers
Whole-Building Performance

Create

Quality management