These are just a few resources we think you may find useful during the building process. 

American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)

Associated General Contractors, Inc. (AGC)

ASTM International

Construction Specifications Institute and Construction Specifications Canada

Design-Build Institute of America, Inc (DBIA)

Engineers Joint Contract Documents Committee (EJCDC)

U.S. Green Buildings Council and information on LEED

Whole Building Design Guide