Identify how new systems will be tied into existing
systems. (Any replacement should be well-
An electrical narrative only needs to be submitted if the
integrated with other building systems that remain
alteration scope of work involves changes to the type or
or are replaced.)
location of major electrical systems.
Outline energy conservation opportunities that
were researched. Highlight those that were incor-
porated. This report may have been completed as
1. Description of requested changes to existing systems.
part of the Prospectus Development Study.
Describe lighting, power and signal systems,
including available capacity versus criteria in
Chapter 6, and operational characteristics.
Describe code deficiencies. Identify how new
Fire protection and life safety submission requirements
systems will be tied into existing systems.
shall be identified as a separate Fire Protection section as
This report may have been completed as part of
outlined in this document.
the Prospectus Development Study.
2. Describe both existing and new distribution systems
1. Demolition plans.
within the building.
Identify existing fire protection systems (e.g.,
sprinklers, fire alarm notification appliances, etc.).
be addressed, including emergency power and
2. Floor plans, showing a minimum:
New fire protection systems (e.g., sprinklers, fire
Concept Cost Estimate
alarm notification appliances, etc.).
A cost estimate must be provided. It should comply with
the requirements for concept stage estimate stated in the
A fire protection narrative only needs to be submitted if
Cost Estimating Requirements of the Appendix's Section
the fire protection work is a substantial part of the scope
A.1 of this Facilities Standard.
of work for the alteration or involves changes to a fire
A life cycle cost analysis of three options that have been
1. Fire Protection program requirements.
modeled should be included with this submittal.
2. Description of the buildings proposed fire protection
systems including modifications to the existing
3. Code statement identifying changes in building
occupancy classification, occupancy group(s), fire
resistance requirements, egress requirements, etc.
Alteration Projects Concept
Revised March 2005 PBS-P100