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Closed submittals sometimes need to be reopenned

Submittals get closed but sometimes because ofspecification changes, user errors, submitter omissions the submittal needs to be reopened. This is not allowed currently. 

  • Tom Edwards
  • Feb 3 2017
  • Likely but not yet planned
Company Viewpoint
Job Title / Role SE
I need it... 1 month
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  • Aaron Fischer commented
    April 3, 2017 21:24

    SM Wilson asked about this as well, they need the flexibility to open a closed submittal in the case of a mistake, etc. Once a submittal number is used we can't reuse it, so the process is pretty rigid at this point. 

  • Guest commented
    September 5, 2017 21:06

    I have ran into this a couple of times as well. The Engineer recently sent the submittals back as approved but they were really revise and resubmit. I had no way to change that at this point and the only option that was available to me was to Release. After that I could not reopen to create a revision. Could a Submittal be reopened to create a resubmittal? That would allow some flexibility if error occurred on the process. That way the number is not being used again, simply a revision.

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