Common Arrangement of Work Sections

Common Arrangement of work sections for building works


The purpose of the Common Arrangement of Work Sections (CAWS) is to define an efficient and generally acceptable arrangement for specifications and bills of quantities for building projects. It consists of a set of detailed work section definitions, all within a classification framework of Groups and Sub-groups. The CAWS classification down to the level of work section titles forms one of the fifteen tables of the Uniclass classification scheme.