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VHA Application Guide adopting the NIBS National CAD Standard, utility and sheet template files, and standard construction details organized by discipline, for use in design and construction documents for VA projects.

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These documents are available in the following formats:   Adobe Acrobat (PDF)  |   CAD in compressed ZIP

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Division 00 - Special Sections 06-07-2010  PDF |  ZIP
Division 01 - General Requirements 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 05 - Metals 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 06 - Wood, Plastics and Composites 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 07 - Thermal and Moisture Protection 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 08 - Openings 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 10 - Specialties 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 11 - (Hospital) Equipment 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 12 - Furnishings 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 13 - Special Construction 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 14 - Conveying Equipment 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 22 - Plumbing 12-01-2015  PDF |  ZIP
Division 23 - HVAC and Steam 05-01-2011  PDF |  ZIP
Division 26 - Electrical 04-01-2014  PDF |  ZIP
Division 27 - Communications 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 28 - Electronic Safety and Security 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 32 - Exterior Improvements 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
Division 33 - Utilities 04-01-2009  PDF |  ZIP
NCS.ctb: a plot style table containing all VA and National CAD Standard compliant Pen Weights and Colors 01-01-2012  CTB
NCS.lin: a Linetype definition file and contains VA specific Linetypes 01-01-2012  LIN
VA CAD Standard Details Index 12-18-2014  PDF
VA Title Block Information: an insert-able DWG file that contains Dimstyles and Attributes that correspond to the VA Title Block. 03-01-2012  DWG
VA Title Block: an AutoCAD file which contains the VA Title Block and VA Dimstyles, that can either be referenced or inserted. 03-01-2012  DWG
VHA National CAD Standard Application Guide 05-01-2006  PDF