Design and Construction Standards / Division 27 - DISTRIBUTED COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS

The University of Texas at Austin Design and Construction Standards have been prepared by the University to guide and assist architects, engineers, other design professionals, contractors, and university staff (herein referred to as Professional) in understanding the preferences of The University of Texas at Austin in the development, maintenance, repair and replacement of its facilities and assets.

If you wish to download multiple files, you may do so by going to the PMCS Design and Construction Standards UT BOX Site.

Current Version No. for the Standards listed below:  10-2020

 

Division 27 - Design Guidelines

 

File Link Word File Link File Title Updates Made Rev. Date

Division 27 - Technical Specifications

File Link Word File Link File Title Updates Made Rev. Date
27.00.00 (PDF) 27.00.00 (DOC) Communications - System Design, Construction and Commissioning Guide None 04/2017
27.05.26 (PDF) 27.05.26 (DOC) Grounding and Bonding None 04/2017
27.05.29 (PDF) 27.05.29 (DOC) Hangers and Supports None 04/2017
27.05.33 (PDF) 27.05.33 (DOC) Conduits and Backboxes None 04/2017
27.05.36 (PDF) 27.05.36 (DOC) Cable Trays None 04/2017
27.05.37 (PDF) 27.05.37 (DOC) Firestopping Systems for Communications Cabling None 04/2017
27.05.39 (PDF) 27.05.39 (DOC) Surface Raceways and Boxes None 04/2017
27.05.53 (PDF) 27.05.53 (DOC) Identification None 04/2017
27.08.10 (PDF) 27.08.10 (DOC) Optical Fiber Testing and Measurements None 04/2017
27.08.20 (PDF) 27.08.20 (DOC) Copper Testing Update 03/2017
27.11.00 (PDF) 27.11.00 (DOC) Communications Rooms Update 03/2017
27.11.13 (PDF) 27.11.13 (DOC) Communications Entrance Protection Update 03/2017
27.11.19 (PDF) 27.11.19 (DOC) Communications Termination Blocks and Patch Panels Update 03/2017
27.13.23 (PDF) 27.13.23 (DOC) Communications Optical Fiber Backbone Cabling Update 03/2017
27.15.13 (PDF) 27.15.13 (DOC) Communications Copper Horizontal Cable Update 03/2017
27.15.43 (PDF) 27.15.43 (DOC) Communications Faceplates and Modular Jacks Update 03/2017
27.16.19 (PDF) 27.16.19 (DOC) Telecommunications Patch Cords, Station Cords, and Cross Connect Wires Update 03/2017
27.21.33 (PDF) 27.21.33 (DOC) Data Communications Wi-Fi Access Points None 04/2017
27.51.29 (PDF) 27.51.29 (DOC) Emergency Call Systems Update 04/2017
27.53.13 (PDF) 27.53.13 (DOC) Clock and Bell System None 04/2017

 

Division 27 - Supplemental Documents

File Title and Link Updates Made Rev. Date
ITS Room Readiness Checklist Update 08/2018