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.

Division 27 - Design Guidelines

File Link Word File Link File Title Version No. Updates Made Rev. Date

Division 27 - Technical Specifications

File Link Word File Link File Title Version No. Updates Made Rev. Date
27.00.00 (PDF) 27.00.00 (DOC) Communications - System Design, Construction and Commissioning Guide 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.26 (PDF) 27.05.26 (DOC) Grounding and Bonding 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.29 (PDF) 27.05.29 (DOC) Hangers and Supports 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.33 (PDF) 27.05.33 (DOC) Conduits and Backboxes 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.36 (PDF) 27.05.36 (DOC) Cable Trays 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.37 (PDF) 27.05.37 (DOC) Firestopping Systems for Communications Cabling 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.39 (PDF) 27.05.39 (DOC) Surface Raceways and Boxes 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.05.53 (PDF) 27.05.53 (DOC) Identification 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.08.10 (PDF) 27.08.10 (DOC) Optical Fiber Testing and Measurements 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.08.20 (PDF) 27.08.20 (DOC) Copper Testing 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.11.00 (PDF) 27.11.00 (DOC) Communications Rooms 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.11.13 (PDF) 27.11.13 (DOC) Communications Entrance Protection 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.11.19 (PDF) 27.11.19 (DOC) Communications Termination Blocks and Patch Panels 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.13.23 (PDF) 27.13.23 (DOC) Communications Optical Fiber Backbone Cabling 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.15.13 (PDF) 27.15.13 (DOC) Communications Copper Horizontal Cable 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.15.43 (PDF) 27.15.43 (DOC) Communications Faceplates and Modular Jacks 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.16.19 (PDF) 27.16.19 (DOC) Telecommunications Patch Cords, Station Cords, and Cross Connect Wires 3-2019 Update 03/2017
27.21.33 (PDF) 27.21.33 (DOC) Data Communications Wi-Fi Access Points 3-2019 None 04/2017
27.51.29 (PDF) 27.51.29 (DOC) Emergency Call Systems 3-2019 Update 04/2017
27.53.13 (PDF) 27.53.13 (DOC) Clock and Bell System 3-2019 None 04/2017

 

Division 27 - Supplemental Documents

File Title and Link Updates Made Rev. Date
Building Automation Systems Communication Architecture Standards None 04/2017
ITS Room Readiness Checklist Update 08/2018