Construction Management Abbreviations

AASHTO
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
ADR
Alternate Dispute Resolution
AE
Architect Engineer
AGC
Association of General Contractors
AIA
American Institute of Architects
ANSI
American National Standard Insitute
AWWA
American Water Works
BOD
Basis of Design
CA
Construction Administration
CAN
Conforms as Noted
CCM
Certified Construction Manager
CDR
Construction Deficiency Report
CM
Construction manager/ management
CMAA
Construction Management Association of America
CO
Changer Order
CON
Conforms
COR
Change Order Requestt
CPM
Critical Path Method
CSB
Certified Small Business
CSI
Construction Specification Institute
CTC
Conformed to Contract
DB
Design Build
DBB
Design Bid Build
DBE
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise
DBIA
Design Build Institute of America
DBO
Design Build Operate
DDM
Detailed Design Memorandum
DFI
Distributed for Information
DFWP
Drug Free Work Place
DNC
Does Not Conform
DP
Design Professional
EDGE
Encouraging Diversity Growth and Equity
EJCDC
Engineers Joint Contract Document Committee
EMR
Experience Modification RAte
ENR
Engineering News REcord
EVM
Earned Value Milestone/ Management
FBE
Female Business Enterprise
FO
Field Order
GC
General Contract/ General Conditions
GPM
Guaranteed Maximum Price
LD
Liquidated Damages
LOTO
Lock out/ Tag out
LS
Lump Sum
MBE
Minority business Enterprise
MSHA
Mine Safety and Healthy Administration
NAR
No Action Required
NCR
Non Conformance Report
NFPA
National Firer Protection Association
NIC
Not in Contract
NIOSH
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTP
Notice to Proceed
NTS
Not to Scale
O&M
Operations and Maintenance Manual
OBWC
Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation
OCA
Ohio Contractors Association
ODOT
Ohio Department of Transportation
OEO
Office of Equal opportunity
OH&P
Overhead and Profit
ORC
Ohio Revised Code
OSHA
Ohio Safety and Health Administration
OUPS
Ohio Utilities Protection Services
PDR
Project Definition Report
PM
Project Manage/ Management
PMI
Project Managment Institute
PPE
Personal Protective Equipment
PPM
Professional Project Manager
PWR
Prevailing Wage Rates
PPP
Public Private Partnership
QA
Quality Assurance
QC
Quality Control
RE
Resident Engineer
RFC
Request for Clarification
RFI
Request for Informatoin
RFP
Request for Proposal
RFQ
Request for Qualifications
SGC
Supplemental General Conditions
SME
Small Business Enterprise
SOV
Schedule of Value
T&M
Time and Material
UNO
Unless Noted Otherwise
VE
Value Engineer
WBE
Women’s Business Enterprise