Canada specifications

BSD partners with DIALOG to integrate commercial Canadian content into SpecLink Cloud

Industry leading specification experts at DIALOG are converting SpecLink’s spec-writing content for the Canadian market.

The country’s most extensive content will be available alongside innovative tools like cloud collaboration and BIM integration for the first time.

The days of being restricted to word processing files are truly over. SpecLink Cloud allows you to harness the power of the most innovative specification-writing platform on the market.

BSD’s best-in-class content has been harmonized with the Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) documents, construction industry standards, terms and Construction Specifications Canada’s (CSC) best specifying practices, including consistent imperative mood language throughout.

The complete architectural catalog will be available by spring of 2019.
Intended for commercial projects, SpecLink content will be presented in Canadian English.

SpecLink’s intelligent database helps design professionals edit significantly faster, minimize errors and omissions, and dramatically improve efficiency and accuracy.

Improve your workflow with:


  • Intelligent SQL database

  • Editing by inclusion versus deletion

  • Automatic updates

  • Customizable Office Masters

  • Data-driven submittal reports

  • Outline, Short Form or Full Spec modes in one click

Schedule a demo to see how SpecLink can revolutionize your workflow.

BSD joins forces with Construction Specifications Canada (CSC)

CSC selected BSD as its exclusive partner to publish Canadian National Master Specifications (NMS), the most comprehensive master specification in Canada.

National Master Specifications are developed and maintained by the National Research Council (NRC) NRC is the government of Canada’s premier research organization supporting industrial innovation, the advancement of knowledge and technology development, and fulfilling government mandates.

“We are excited to work together in bringing CSC members and the Canadian construction industry a trusted source for comprehensive content and innovative software to make their day-to-day jobs easier and more efficient.”

Nick Franjic, Executive Director of CSC