It’s no longer enough to have one Architect a hand full of Engineers. Modern projects include dozens of new technologies and just as many design specialists. BIM technology, Biophilic design, lighting concepts, passive heating and cooling, day lighting, delivery models, and building accreditations are just a few of the specializations in Architecture Today.
As if the burdens of COVID19 were not enough, racial tensions in the US have come to a boil in the wake of the heinous murder of George Floyd in Minnesota and the shooting death of Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta.
Every year the American Institute of Architects hosts a 3 day conference, This year the AIA conference was held in Las Vegas.
The AIA is the predominant source for standard forms, but it isn’t the only source.
This latest 2017 edition of the AIA Contract Documents is the sixteenth edition of these documents.