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1.      What is your occupation or area of interest? Architect   Engineer   Quantity Surveyor  LEED Associate  Property Manager2.      Has Life Cycle Costing (LCC) been used in theproject that you were associated with? Yes   No, proceed to question 3.

      By your estimate what percentage of projectsthat you have been involved in has LCC been used? 0-25%          25-50%        50-75%        75-100%4.      What project type(s) is LCC applied?(Checkall that apply) Public Commercial  Residential Institutional  Private  Renovations                 5.      Who initiates the implementation of LCC inthe projects? Architect      Engineer      Quantity Surveyor              Other _____6.

      Who usually executes the LCC? Architect      Engineer      Property manager  Quantity Surveyor              Other_____7.      What are some of the difficulties that youhave encountered in applying LCC? (check all that apply) Lack of expertise Lack of interest from client           Lack of savings justified    Lack of awareness of the benefits Added cost involved   Lack of reliable data Other_________________ 8.      How long have you applied LCC? less than 5 years      5-10 years    10-15 years  over 15 years          9.      What are the overall goals of the project’sLCC study?                                                                                                               Very      Somewhat   Not                                                                                            Important                Important    ImportantReduce construction costs                                                              Prolong useful life                                                                            Conserve natural resources                                                            Reduce operation andmaintenance costs                                     Other goals________________10.  To which building decisions, components, oroperations is LCC applied?                                                   Very often           Often      Rarely       NeverSize of building                                                                                             HVAC system                                                                                      Water conservation                                                                             Lighting/day-lighting                                                                          Interior finishes                                                                                   Operations and maintenance                                                             Renewable energy                                                                               Windows                                                                                              Exterior finishes/roofing                                                                     Insulation                                                                                             Foundation/structuralelements                                                         Disposal/deconstruction                                                                      Others_______________       11.

  How accurate are pre-construction projectionsfor each decision, component, or operation based on post-construction followup?Better than/ equal      Less than        nopost const.                                                                              to projected     projected         follow upSize of building                                                                                                               HVAC system                                                                                                                  Water conservation                                                                                                         Lighting/day-lighting                                                                                                     Interior finishes                                                                                                              Operations and maintenance                                                                                         Renewable energy                                                                                                           Windows                                                                                                                         Exterior finishes/roofing                                                                                                Insulation                                                                                                                        Foundation/structuralelements                                                                                    Disposal/deconstruction                                                                                                          Other____________________ 12.  Do you believe LCC is an effective tool toincrease uptake in green building practices? Why or why not?   13.  What changes can be made to improve the useof LCC practices.

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