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Author Adler, John O

Title Contracting for Design and Construction Services in the Public Sector
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2023

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Description 1 online resource (303 p.)
Series Cornerstones of Public Procurement Series
Cornerstones of Public Procurement Series
Contents Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Acknowledgments -- List of Abbreviations -- 1 Introduction -- Introduction -- How Is Public Design and Construction Procurement Different? -- Aligned Principles: The ABA Model Procurement Code -- Aligned Principles: The NIGP Code of Ethics -- Construction Definition -- The Design and Construction Process -- Responsibility for Design and Construction Contract Management -- Procurement Laws and Regulations -- Titles Used in This Text -- Findings and Determinations -- Subject Matter Experts -- Procurement Resources
What Else Makes Procurement of Construction and Design Different? -- Overview of This Book -- 2 Design and Construction Contract Risks -- Introduction -- Risk Assessment -- Responsibilities of the Owner and Designer -- Contract Authority -- Contract Type -- Contract Ambiguities -- Contract Payments -- Bid, Performance, and Payment Bonds -- Health, Safety, and Security -- Quality Assurance and Quality Control -- Insurance -- Indemnity -- Time and Delays -- Unforeseeable Conditions -- Warranty -- Compliance with Federal Laws -- Claims and Disputes -- Summary -- 3 Planning and Budgeting
Introduction -- Urban and Community Planning -- Capital Improvement Plan -- Capital Budget -- Capital Financing Strategy -- Environmental and Technical Clearances -- Building Codes and Permits -- Site Selection and Acquisition -- Project Management Plan -- Procurement Plan -- Summary -- 4 Construction Project Delivery Methods -- Introduction -- DBB Project Delivery Method -- Design-Build Project Delivery Method -- CMAR Project Delivery Method -- Job Order Contracting (JOC) Project Delivery Method -- Choosing the Right Project Delivery Method -- Summary
5 Qualification-Based Selection of Professional Services -- Introduction -- Application of Qualifications-Based Selection -- Role of the Architect and Engineer -- Qualifications-Based Selection Process -- Technical Evaluation Committee -- Preparing the Request for Qualifications -- Issuing the Request for Qualifications -- Evaluating Responses -- Negotiation of the Design Fee -- Design Contract Administration -- Task Order Contracts -- Summary -- 6 Construction Contract Procurement -- Introduction -- General Contractor, Subcontractors, and Suppliers -- Plans and Specifications
Bids and Proposals -- Construction Solicitation Documents -- Sourcing Process -- Pre-offer Conference and Site Visit -- Evaluating Offers-Offeror Responsibility -- Evaluating Competitive Bids -- Evaluating Competitive Proposals -- Procuring Design-Build and P3 Contractors -- Procuring Construction Manager at Risk Contractors -- Procuring Job Order Contract Contractors -- Protests -- Summary -- 7 Construction Contract Administration -- Introduction -- Contract Administration Team -- Contract Administration Plan -- Role of the Contracting Officer in Contract Administration
Summary In this timely new book, author John Adler outlines the design and construction procurement process step-by-step. He explores the procurement approaches for design and construction from practical and public procurement best practice perspectives
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Contract Administration Process
Subject Public works -- United States -- Planning
Government purchasing -- United States
Construction projects -- United States -- Planning
Construction industry -- United States
Construction industry.
Government purchasing.
Public works -- Planning.
United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781000902440
1000902447