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Last edited 17 Sep 2020
Construction industry acronyms - F
This article presents a list of construction industry acronyms beginning with 'F'.
For other letters click on the list below:
F&RA - Fire and Rescue Authority
FA - Floor Above
FA - Forms of Appointment
FAME - Fatty Acid Methyl Esters
FAO - For attention of
FAP - Fire Alarm Panel
FAR - Floor Area Ratio
FAS - Fall Arrest System
FB - From Below
FBTA - From Below To Above
FC - False Ceiling
FC - Fixing Channel
FC - Flexible Connection
FC - Foot Candle.
FC - TUFLOW Flow constriction layer
FCI - Facility Condition Index
FCCP - Fire Curtain Control Panel
FCD - field capacity days
FCU - Fan Coil Unit
FD - Fire Door
FDC - FLow Duration Course
FEM - Finite Element Method (simulation techniques)
FER - Fundamental Expenditure Review
FF - Far Face
FF - Fridge Freezer
FFL - Finished Floor Level
FFOG - Food, Fats, Oils and Grease
FFP - Filtering Facepieces
FFP - Finished Floor Plan
FFR - Firm Frequency Response
FFU - Fan Filter Unit
FG - Floor Gully
FGL - Finished Ground Level
FH - Fire Hydrant
FIA - Fire Industry Association
FICE - Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers
FIDIC - Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils
FIStructE - Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers
FIT - Feed-In Tariff
FIXT - Fixture
FLP - Flameproof
FLR - Floor
FLS - Flygt Leakage Sensor
FLS - Funding for Lending Scheme
FLT - Fork Lift Truck
FMA - Facilities Management Administrator
FMECA - Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis
FND - Foundation
FO - Fibre Optic
FOC - Face of Concrete
FOC - Fibre Optic Cable
FOD - Field Operations Directorate
FOF - Face of Finish
FOG - Fat Oil and Grease
FOPS - Falling Object Protective Structure
FOS - Face of Stud
FoS - Factor of Safety
FOU - For official Use
FoV - Field of View
FP - Field Professional
FP - Foamed Polyethylene
FPC - Factory Production Control
FPC - Flat Printed Circuits
FPL - Fireplace
FPO - Fire Prevention officer
FPS - Functional Performance Specification
FR - Fire Rated
FR - Fire-Resistant
Fr - Froude number
FRA - Fire Risk Assessor
FRA - Flood Risk Assessment
FRI - Full Repairing and Insuring (Lease)
FRL - Fibre Reinforced Laminate
FRMP - Flood Risk Management Plan
FRP - Fibre Reinforced Plastic
FRP - Fibre Reinforced Polymer
FRS - Fire and Rescue Service
FRSD - Fire and Rescue Service Directorate
FS - Fused Spur
FSD - Fire and Smoke Damper
FSI - Floor Space Index
FSO - Formal Second Opinion
FSO- Fire Safety Officer
FSO - Fire Safety Order
FSR - Filter Self-Rescuer (Mining)
FSV - Free Steered Vehicle
FTE - full-time equivalent
FTG - Footing
FTN - Fixed Telecommunications Network
FWH - Flexible Working Hours
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