Required parties for the test, which may include the CM, Construction Contractor,
specific subcontractor(s)), designer, GSA PM, GSA Operating Personnel, GSA
Technical Experts and Customer Agency representatives. The roles of each re-
quired party must also be clearly defined.
Prerequisites for performing the test including completion of specific systems and
assemblies. Prerequisites are of critical importance when undertaking phased con-
struction and/or phased occupancy. The CxA must coordinate tests with the CM in
terms of the overall construction schedule and the anticipated completion of given
Step-by-step instructions to exercise the specific systems and assemblies during
the test. This includes instructions for configuring the system to begin the test,
and the procedure to return the system to normal operation at the conclusion of the
Description of the observations and measurements which must be recorded and the
range of acceptable results
Development of project specific test procedures can be expensive. Where
possible, baseline GSA test procedures shall be referenced and used as a guide
from which to customize project specific procedures.