The problem has been building for a long time and it all came to a head in January 2018 when the second largest construction company in the UK (Carillion) went bankrupt.
Under this agreement, the land still belongs to the Township, but the operation is the responsibility of Tomlinson.
Ferazzi’s book also inspired me to be more open for connection opportunities outside of my circle to grow my personal network.
There are a number of organizations around the world that also offer standard construction forms.
This latest 2017 edition of the AIA Contract Documents is the sixteenth edition of these documents.
Rip and Tear clauses establish the Architect’s liability to pay for costs that the Owner may incur.
The standard verbiage from the AIA is so vague and open to interpretation that it hurts both parties.
Punitive delay claims are unenforceable and are likely to be overridden by the courts.
This isn’t a shortcut to procurement, you still need a scope of work, you still need a bid period, and you still need analysis.
I was even more excited to learn that the session they had in mind for me was called, “Construction Think Tank: Exploring Construction Procurement”.
Trump’s order requires federal agencies to procure domestically produced goods and minimize the use of waivers (used to waive domestic procurement laws).
Pemex migrated from an environment where 80% (62 Billion pesos) of it’s spend was awarded under no-bid contracts to one where only 30% of spend was not bid.