Last edited 03 Aug 2016

Construction industry acronyms - I

This article presents a list of construction industry acronyms beginning with 'I'. For other letters go to the main alphabet list.

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IA - Impact Assessment.

IBA - Industrial Building Allowances (tax)

iBIM - Integrated BIM

IBM - Intelligent Building Management

IBMA - Imitation Antique Bronze

IC - Inspection Chamber.

IC - Inspection Cover

IC - Intermediate Contract

ICA - Independent Client Adviser.

ICC - Infrastructure Conditions of Contract

ICD - Incorporating Designed Portion Supplement

ICE - Institute of Civil Engineers

ICE 7 - Conditions of Contract

ICF - Insulating Concrete Form

ICF - Insulating Concrete Formwork

IChemE - Institute of Chemical Engineers

ICT - Information and Communications Technology

ICT - Institute of Concrete Technology

ICU - Intensive Care Unit

ICWCI - Institute of Clerks of Works and Construction Inspectorate.

ID - Inside Diameter

IDB - Internal Drainage Board

IDBB - Integrated Design/Bid/Build

IDM - Information Delivery Manual

IDM - Investment Decision Maker

IDP - Inclusive Design Principles

IDP - Integrated Design Process

IEQ - Indoor Environmental Quality.

iESE - Improvement & Efficiency Social Enterprise (Framework)

IET - Institute of Engineering and Technology

IET - The Institution of Engineering and Technology

IFC - Industry Foundation Classes - the open and neutral data format for Open BIM.

IFC - Intermediate form of building contract (JCT)

IFC - Issued for Construction

IFD - Industry Foundation Dictionary

IFD - International Framework for Dictionaries

IGT - Innovation and Growth Team

IGU - Insulated Glass Unit

IHBC - Institute of Historic Building Conservation

IHD - In-Home Display

IHT - Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation

IIE - Institute of Industrial Engineers

IIP - Investors in People

IL - Invert Level

ILFE - Inset Live Fuel Effect fire

ILFE - Outset Live Fuel Effect fire

IMD - Interactive Modal Analysis

IMechE - Institution of Mechanical Engineers

IMP - Information Management Process

INSUL - Insulation

INT - Interior

INTL - Internal

IOA - Institute of Acoustics

IP (-Rated) - Ingress Protection (Rated)

IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

IPE - European I-Beam Profile

IPI - Independent Project Insurance

IPPC - Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control

IPR - Intellectual Property Rights

IPT - Insurance Premium Tax

IPT - Integrated Project Team

IRC - Internal reflected component

IRF - Iron Railing Fence

IROPI - Imperative Reasons of Overriding Public Interest

IRR - Internal Rate of Return

IRS - Incident Reporting System

IRS - Integrated Reception System

IRS - Information Release Schedule

iSBEM - Simplified Building Energy Model

ISBN - International Standard Book Number

ISC - Immigration Skills Charge

ISG - Insulated Glass Unit

ISM - Integrated Service Module.

ISO - International Organization for Standardization

ISP - Information Strategy Planning

IST - Integrated Supply Team

ITN - Invitation to Negotiate

ITP - Inspection and Test Plan

ITPD - Invitation to Participate in Dialogue

ITT - Invitation to Tender

IV - Indirect Vent

IV - Isolating Valve.

IVA - Individual Voluntary Agreement (See insolvency)

IVO - Inlet Valve Opening

IW - Indirect Waste

IWF - Interwovern Fence

IWL - Independent Wall Lining