There are only certain types of suppliers who have the training and legal obligation to look after the Owner's best interests.
Unit pricing tends to rise as the scale of the project reduces.
Rip and Tear clauses establish the Architect's liability to pay for costs that the Owner may incur.
The court found that Foster failed to “identify requirements and possible constraints" and "confirm key requirements and constraints”.
Change Orders - How to Plan, Mitigate, and Minimize the impact of Changes on Your Construction Projects.
The standard verbiage from the AIA is so vague and open to interpretation that it hurts both parties.
This list of criteria should be used for pre-qualifying Contractors to participate in a solicitation.
Proprietary specification are great anytime you want to have an established standard product and do not wish to deviate from that standard.
At Grenfell, the panels that were used were constructed with polyurethane core panels. These panels are permitted by code in the UK.
I want to reflect on all of the ways that builders could implement modular construction methods regardless of the design or the project management.
One of the biggest mistakes I see people make when they solicit the COW is making up their own list of line items.
Throughout my procurement career, I have found many parallels between the process of architecture and the process of procurement.