Division 28 Update
SecuritySpecifiers and the Security Industry Association (SIA) have taken the lead in working with the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) to
recommend updates for the 2015 MasterFormat. MasterFormat is CSI’s master list of titles and numbers used to organize specifications and other project
information for most commercial building design and construction projects in North America. Recommended changes primarily affect MasterFormat Division 28,
Electronic Safety and Security, but other divisions are also impacted. Nearly 100 volunteers – consultants, integrators, manufacturers, have been
somehow involved in this effort. THESE ARE ONLY RECOMMENDATIONS. CSI will consider these in its normal review cycle, with a final determination
made by Q4 of this year. SIA will maintain the Division 28 Update Committee going forward as a vehicle for making future recommendations.
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Today's Featured Consultant - 10/4/2015
Ducibella Venter & Santore
Philip A. Santore is the Managing Partner and Principal of Ducibella Venter & Santore (DVS). Founded in 1964, DVS is one of the oldest and most trusted independent security consulting and engineering firms in the United States. Phil began his career in the security industry in 1979 and has extensive background in electronic security countermeasures development, contract management, equipment procurement, and installation oversight, balancing practical application with technology. He has particular expertise in the development of intuitive and efficient man/machine interfaces for security, facility, and law enforcement personnel. Mr. Santore is now guiding DVS into criteria development, mitigation strategies, and deployment opportunities for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) threats.
Phone: +1 203-288-6490
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