Structural Library

Structural Library


Access over 95 thoroughly researched and written specifications, manufacturer- and product-selection tools, and automated editing software — all from one, user-friendly screen.

Written by professional engineers and specification experts, this library helps you address all your client’s structural needs, including load-bearing and load-resisting assemblies, elements, and materials used in building construction.

SpecText® not only helps you cover all the bases for your structural specifications, but also easily integrates with standard EJCDC and AIA Contract Documents.



Whether you are part of a large engineering firm or a small practice, you can rely on SpecText for:
  • Cloud-based Background Research — Create on-target specifications in less time with 24/7/365 access to SpecText’s Supporting Documents.
  • Codes and Technical Reference Standards — With regular updates to the Structural Library, you know you are working with the latest industry reference standards and codes.
  • Answers for Varied Project Sizes, Types, Complexities, and Contractor Past Performance — With SpecText, you can easily accommodate various structural design projects, from office buildings to log homes.
  • Simplified Specification Production — Minimize your risk of errors and reduce time-consuming, repetitive tasks with MasterWorks, a plug-in for Microsoft® Word that gives you more consistent project documents and office masters.
With the SpecText Structural Specifications Library, you can specify:
  • Building foundation elements including driven piles, auger-cast piles, drilled piers
  • Cast-in-place, precast, tilt-up, and insulated concrete
  • Underlayment and grouting
  • Unit masonry and panels
  • Structural steel framing, fabrications, and gratings
  • Fireproofing treatments
  • Wood and engineered wood framing, rough carpentry, sheathing, wood decking, wood trusses, and glued-laminated wood
  • Painting and coatings

Table of Contents:

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Explore SpecText Structural Specifications Library sample sections and Supporting Documents:
Sample Section – 054000 Cold-Formed Metal Framing

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View Supporting Documents for Section 054000, Cold-Formed Metal Framing


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