Technical Documents

Set your products apart! When architects, engineers and contractors require accurate product information, they expect the CSI three-part, MANU-SPEC, or ten-part, SPEC-DATA formats to provide them with critical technical data they can use for consideration and selection of your products into their projects. Give specifiers sound reasons, in trusted formats, to select your product. 

Quality and experience 

Reed Construction Data has had a relationship with the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) for many years.   Reed has a team of experienced CSI-certified Contract Document Technologists, specification writers and technical editors on staff to consult and serve our clients. This expertise will make it faster and easier for your products to get specified. 

Give sound reasons to select your products

SPEC-DATA - the CSI approved 10-part product evaluator written and distributed for manufacturers by Reed. No fluff. No boasts. Just the facts needed for an accurate product evaluation. The development of this research and implementation toolmakes it easy for architects and specifiers to find specific product information, incorporating useful visuals of your products that provides easy recognition and clarification.

Get specified

Written by specifiers for specifiers - MANU-SPEC saves hours of research and writing time by offering a single source of information  - in contractual language and in the prescribed CSI 3-part format and style.  MANU-SPEC is formatted to be easily edited by the specifier or designer for inclusion in a project’s specifications. 


CSI SPEC-DATA and MANU-SPEC are published into multiple formats that are compatible with leading specification software systems, to expedite the specification writing process. The 3-part and 10-part format conforms to the standards of the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and the logo is used with their permission. Your technical documents are posted on our website, promoted in our newsletters and provided to you for sharing and use as submittal documents.