1 00560 Terminology and Abbreviation CNS CNS Table of Contents 1..1 General Terms and Abbreviation 2..16 Civil Works 3..27 Architecture 4..37 Electrical and Mechanical 5..52 Operation 6..62 Maintenance 7 ..67 Track Works ..74 Financial 1..79 Appendix 1. General Units and Symbols 2 ..81 Appendix 2. Societies and Institutes 3..86 Appendix 3. Standard words in Chinese 1. General Terms and Abbreviation FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Airport Height Restriction As-built Drawings Assignment / / ( Baseline Criteria Baseline Development Baseline Programme ( ))
2 Building Services General Consultants Certificate of Substantial Completion Commencement Date Competitive Tender Concession Period Conciliation Procedures Confidentiality Affidavit Configuration Control Board Configuration Management Consortium / / Construction Detail Drawing Construction Restriction Contract Management Critical Item / Critical Land Issue Cycle Time Defects Correction Certificate Designer ( ) 00560 00560 -1 2003/12/15 1.
3 General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Discovery Period / Warranty Period Driving Simulator E&M Design Criteria E-mail (e-mail) ( ) / Equipment Executive Summary Fabrication Drawing Force Majeure General Consultants Grace Period Handover / Information Center / Information Desk / Initial Planning Criteria Key Equipment(Plants) Key Milestone Key date Key Issue / Know how Lead Inspector Main Guideway Piers No objection Noise barrier Non Collusion Affidavit Parameter / Particular Specification 00560 00560 -2 2003/12/15 1.
4 General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Patent Rights Planimetric features / Planning / Project Control / Project Manager Request For Proposal ( ) River Administration Rules River Crossing Permit River Land using Permit Road Diversion Rolling Program / Rolling Stock / Trainset / Selection Committee Shop Drawing Short Form Contract Sign-off / Special Measures Station Zone Master plan Subcontractor Take Over Test Line Third Party / Ticket Barrier Tracking mechanisms Transits 00560 00560 -3 2003/12/15
5 1. General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Trend Report UP Water Channel Diversion Work Specification Working Drawing Abbreviation ABBR Agreement / Contract Agreement / As Low As Reasonably Practicable ALARP Alignment Drawing Advance Loss of Profit ALOP Advance Loss of Revenue ALOR Applicable Law Approved Sub-contractor Approximate APPROX Alternative Risk Transfer ART Automatic Train Control System ATCS Auxiliary AUX Between BET Building BLDG Budget Management BM Biologic Oxygen Demand
6 BOD Build Operate Transfer BOT Bureau of Taiwan High Speed Rail / BOTHSR British Standard BS Baseline Status Report BSR 00560 00560 -4 2003/12/15 1. General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Business Development Land Construction and Operation greement; C&OA Computer Aided Drafting and Design CADD Construction All Risks Insurance CAR Construction Contract CC Center to Center C-C Carbonic Copy / cc.
7 Contract Change Order CCO Contract Document Requirement List CDRL Coordination Engineer CE Current Forecast CF Critical Item Action Report CIAR Contractor s Independent Checking Engineer. ( ) CICE Civil Works ( ) Configuration Management Change Control CMCC Critical Path Method CMcmP The Concession Company Con Co Construction Drawing Construction Specification Consultancy Agreement Consultants / Contingency Contract Joint Contract Contract Sum 00560 00560 -5 2003/12/15 1.
8 General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Contract Price Contractor Contractor s Equipment Contractor s Representative Contractor s Submission Core Systesm Core Core System Contract (Contractor) ( ) Core programme CP Consultants Project Manager CPM Change Request CR Combined Services Drawing CSD Chairman , Tender Board CTB Design and Build D & B Dispute Adjudication Board DAB Design Coordinator DC Detailed Design Consultants DDC Drop Dead Dates DDD Defects Correction Period Department DEPT Deputy Employer Representative DER Design Drawings Design Review Design Specification Design Unit Detail DET 00560 00560 -6 2003/12/15 1.
9 General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR Dimension DIM Directive Drawing Down DN Deputy Project Director DPD Development Steering Committee ( ) DSC Delay in Start Up (Insurance) ( ) DSU Dummy Change Order East E Electrical and Mechanical E&M Environmental Control System ECS Existing Ground Level EGL Environmental Impact Assessment EIA Emergency EMERG Employer Employer s Requirements Employer s Specification Encouragement Statute / Expression of Interest EOI Engineering Procurement Construction EPC Equivalent EQ Employer s Representative ER Each Way EW Excepted Risks Existing EXIST Expansion EXP 00560 00560 -7
10 2003/12/15 1. General Terms and Definitions FULL NAME OR DEFINITION CHINESE MEANING ABBR External Interface Final Employer Acceptance ( ) FEA Financial Institutions (consortium) ( ) Freeway FWY General Conditions of Contract GCC General Arrangement Drawing Geographic Information System GIS Ground Level / GL Guideway Height H High Density HD Horizontal / HOR Hour HR Highway HWY Interface Management Interface Action Form IAF Insurance Broker Consortium IBC Independent Checking Engineer ( )