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Last edited 19 Sep 2018
Construction industry acronyms - I
This article presents a list of construction industry acronyms beginning with 'I'.
For other letters click on the list below:
IA - Impact Assessment.
IA - Investment authorisation
IAG - Interdepartmental Analysts Group
IAQM - Institute of Air Quality Management
IAQP - Indoor Air Quality Plan
IBA - Industrial Building Allowances (tax)
iBIM - Integrated BIM
IBMA - Imitation Antique Bronze
IC - Inspection Chamber.
IC - Inspection Cover
IC - Intermediate Contract
ICA - Independent Client Adviser.
ICD - Incorporating Designed Portion Supplement
ICE 7 - Conditions of Contract
IChemE - Institute of Chemical Engineers
ICNIRP - International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection
ICS - International Classification for Standards
ICU - Intensive Care Unit
ID - identification
ID - Internal Diameter
IDB - Internal Drainage Board
IDBB - Integrated Design/Bid/Build
IDLH - Immediately Dangerous To Life Or Health
IDM - Information Delivery Manual
IDP - Inclusive Design Principles
IDP - Integrated Design Process
IDP - Integrated Drainage Process.
IECC - Integrated Electronic Control Centre
IECEE - International Electrotechnical Commission's Certification Scheme
IEP - Intercity Express Programme
IEQ - Indoor Environmental Quality.
iESE - Improvement & Efficiency Social Enterprise (Framework)
IFC - Intermediate form of building contract (JCT)
IFC - Issued for Construction (drawings)
IFD - Industry Foundation Dictionary
IFD - International Framework for Dictionaries
IG - Industry Group
IGU - Insulated Glass Unit
IHD - In-Home Display
IHT - Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation
IIE - Institute of Industrial Engineers
IIP - Investors in People
IL - Invert Level
ILMS - Integrated Library Management System
ILWS - Inductive Loop Warning System
IM - Information Manager
IMD - Interactive Modal Analysis
IMechE - Institution of Mechanical Engineers
IMU - Information Management Unit
IN - Improvement Notice
IN - Issue Note
IND(G) - Industry Guidance
INDG - Industry Guidance
INSUL - Insulation
INT - Interior
INTL - Internal
IOA - Institute of Acoustics
IOELV - Indicative Occupational Exposure Limit Value
IP - Injured Person
IP - Intellectual Property.
IP (-Rated) - Ingress Protection (Rated)
IPA - Isopropyl Alcohol
IPC - Integrated Pollution Control
IPE - European I-Beam Profile
IPEG - Increased Potential for Elevated Groundwater
IPG - Information Planning Group
IPPC - Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control
IPR - Intellectual Property Rights
IPS - Integrated Protection System
IPT - Insurance Premium Tax
IPT - Integrated Project Team
IR - Infra Red
IR - Ionising Radiation
IRC - Internal reflected component
IROPI - Imperative Reasons of Overriding Public Interest
IRP - Intellectual Property Rights
IRR - Internal Rate of Return
IRS - Integrated Reception System
IS - Information Services
IS - Information Specialist
IS - Intrinsic Safety
IS - Intrinsically Safe
iSBEM - Simplified Building Energy Model
ISBN - International Standard Book Number
ISG - Insulated Glass Unit
ISIS - One-dimensional hydraulic modelling software developed by Halcrow
ISM - Integrated Service Module.
ISP - Information Strategy Planning
IST - Integrated Supply Team
ITB - Industry Training Board
ITN - Invitation to Negotiate
ITP - Inspection and Test Plan
ITPD - Invitation to Participate in Dialogue
ITS - Integrated Transport Authority
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
IZ - Inner Zone
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