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    Construction Administration for Architects

    By: Greg Winkler, Gary Chiumento

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    An On-the-Job Construction Administration Resource for Architects

    Co-written by an architect and an attorney, this is the ideal desktop guide for architects, engineers, and other design professionals in need of expert advice on navigating the construction process and anticipating, avoiding, and managing liability risks. This invaluable construction administration resource leads you, step-by-step, through a typical project--from contract to closeout.

    Construction Administration for Architects provides tested techniques for proactively minimizing potential construction problems, and responding strategically when unforeseen events occur. Covering private and public sector work, this comprehensive handbook contains essential information for emerging professionals as well as in-depth strategies for experienced industry veterans. Useful tips, checklists, and real-world examples are included throughout the book.

    Construction Administration for Architects covers:

    Agreements and contracts

    Construction document details, such as specifications, drawing notes, project scope, credits, and cost estimates

    Requests for proposal, bidding, and construction contract negotiation

    Field testing, inspection, and certification of work

    Documents management, including requests for substitution, requests for information, submittals, and applications for payment

    Problems and disputes, such as poor workmanship, hidden conditions, and change order requests

    Contract closeout details, including schedule claims, retainage, and liens

    Post-construction warranty work and records retention

    Managing and limiting liability risk

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