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Last edited 12 Apr 2021
Construction industry acronyms - U
This article presents a list of construction industry acronyms beginning with 'U'.
For other letters click on the list below:
U/S - Underside
UA - Unit of Account
UB - Universal Beam
UBC - Uniform Building Code
UC - Universal Column
UCC - Universal Copyright Convention
UCTA - Unfair Contract Terms Act
UDC - Universal Decimal Classification
UDP - Unitary Development Plan
UE - Urban exploration
UEL - Upper Exposure Limit
UF - Under Floor
UF - Urea Formaldehyde
UFAD - Underfloor Air Distribution
UFAS - Unwanted Fire Alarm Signal
UfH - Underfloor Heating
UHI / UHIE - Urban Heat Island Effect
UHM - Ultra High Modulus
UKCP - UK Climate Projections
UKTA - UK Thermography Association
UL - Upper Level
ULS - Ultimate Limit State
UNO - Unless Noted Otherwise
UP - Ultrasonic Peening
UPC - Unacceptable Professional Conduct
UPF - Uranium Processing Facility
UPS - Uninterrupted Power Supply
UR - Urinal
URBEXT1990 - FEH index of fractional urban extent
US - Ultimate State
USB - Universal Serial Bus
USF - Usable Square Feet / Footage
USP - Unique Selling Point
UTCCR - Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations
UTL - Unable To Lift
UTL - Utility
UTS - Ultimate Tensile Strength
UV - Ultra Violet
UWC - User Worked Crossing
UWFS - Unwanted Fire Signal
UXO - Unexploded Ordnance
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