Contract Management: Opening Doors to Better Contract Performance

ProCore

Construction contract management gets more important every year. The litigious nature of society, the complexity of construction projects, and the large number of things that can go wrong, all point to a continual increase in an emphasis on contract management.

Sorting Out Government Contracting vs Private Contracting

ProCore

One reason to include government contracting in your business mix is to diversify your portfolio. However, there are some important differences between government contracting and private contracting and they start with finances. construction contract construction bidding

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New Sustainable Projects Exhibit in 2017 AIA Contract Documents

Green Building Law Update

Last week the American Institute of Architects released the 2017 edition of the A201 family of contract documents, including updated versions of the AIA’s documents developed for the design-bid-build delivery model.

Construction Contracts and Legal Issues in the News

ProCore

Construction contracts for the AEC industry are constantly evolving. Check out some recent changes related to contracts and take precaution, and one area where legal issues are on the rise, and require watching. construction technology construction contract construction drones

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Types of Construction Contracts and Their Comparison

The Constructor

There are different types of construction contracts and their comparison is presented in this article. A construction contract is an agreement. Construction Construction Contracts Construction Management Construction Project Construction Projects

The 7 Basic Steps of Job Order Contract Program Implementation

Building Information Management

The 7 basic steps involved in Job Order Contract Program implementation include; Strategic evaluation of objectives, goals, and appropriateness. Work execution and contract administration.

Job Order Contracting Solutions

Building Information Management

OpenJOC TM LEAN JOB ORDER CONTRACTING SOLUTIONS. Process – A written Job Order Contract Operations Manual / JOC Execution Guide plays a central role by fully documenting roles, responsibilities, business practices, means, methods, and outcomes.

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Job Order Contracting Services Scorecard

Building Information Management

Checklist – Selecting Job Order Contract Services Consultant. Implementation & Deployment Plan: Is a full Job Order Contract Implementation Manual provided, complete with Key Performance Indicators?

Job Order Contracting viable for Federal Preventive Maintenance – NJDOT

Building Information Management

Based on the evaluation conducted, NJDOT believes Job Order Contracting is a viable alternative to the established, standard Federal Preventive Maintenance Contracting method. Via [link] – Best Value, Independent, and Objective Job Order Contracting Solutions.

Job Order Contracting – Best Practices Implementation

Building Information Management

. JOB ORDER CONTRACTING. Job Order Contracting GUIDELINES & PROCEDURES. LEAN best management practices are integral to the administration of a Job Order Contract (JOC). and all other movable equipment necessary to complete the work performed under this contract.

Arizona Contracting Sales Tax Flow Charts for 2015

Carol Hagen

The recent changes signed into law a few weeks ago by our governor is supposed to ease the burdens on reporting and clarify the rules for the contracting community. Thanks go out to BeachFleischman PC for creating these flow charts for both commercial and residential construction contracts.

Change Orders in Construction Contracts – Types, Features and Components

The Constructor

A change order in construction contract is modification of a contract in writing. Construction Construction Contracts Construction Management Construction Projects Contract Documents ContractsTypes of change orders, its features and components are.

A Case Study with HITT Contracting, Inc.

ProCore

With a portfolio of over 2,500 projects, HITT Contracting, Inc. needed to create a collaborative environment where all projects could be standardized but flexible enough to work within the different market sectors and for the various owners they deal with.

Now is the Time to Revise your Green Building Contracts

Green Building Law Update

Today is the day to revise your contracts for sustainable projects. It is beyond dispute that the best way to mitigate risk in a sustainable project is a properly drafted contract. Today, those AIA Sustainable Project Contract Documents are among the most used in the industry (.

Job Order Contracting – Education, Training, Best Practices

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting – Education, Training, Best Practices. Job order contracting provides distinct advantages to traditional design-bid-build, design-build, or CM@R. A best practice Job Order Contract is also one that is Owner developed, deployed, and managed.

Job Order Contract Digital Management

Building Information Management

Job Order Contract Digital Management. Real Property Owners, Contractors, and Subcontractors, Sign up for a one-on-one web session to learn more about independent, objective, transparent, compliant, and best value Job Order Contract Program Management supported by digital technology.

Job Order Contracting – The Legal Side

Building Information Management

This is an example of Job Order Contracting from a legal perspective and that of a school district in Texas. FACILITIES CONSTRUCTION CVF JOB ORDER CONTRACTS (LEGAL) DATE ISSUED: 10/9/2013 1 of 3 UPDATE 98 CVF(LEGAL)-P. SELECTING A CONTRACTING METHOD; 2.

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Job Order Contracting Metrics – LA County June 2016

Building Information Management

The Board of Supervisors routinely authorizes County departments and agencies to sign Job Order Contracts (JOCs) with contractors, which are used as an alternative to traditional procurement methods in order to expedite and competitively bid various construction and refurbishment projects.

Now is the Time to Revise your Green Building Contracts

Green Building Law Update

Today is the day to revise your contracts for sustainable projects. It is beyond dispute that the best way to mitigate risk in a sustainable project is a properly drafted contract. And while this law firm makes a business of drafting and revising contact documents, there are very good contracts available in the marketplace. Today, those AIA Sustainable Project Contract Documents are among the most used in the industry (.

Job Order Contract

Building Information Management

4BT-CE Cloud Estimating Software and the 4BT JOC Unit Price Book integrate Job Order Contracting best management practices with technology to allow for faster JOC Program development, implementation, monitoring, and continuous improvement. Job Order Contracting Products and Services.

Job Order Contracting Best Practices

Building Information Management

JOB ORDER CONTRACT – IMPLEMENTING BEST PRACTICES for DEVELOPMENT, EXECUTION, MONITORING, and IMPROVEMENT. Formalize and Document all JOC policies, procedures, or guidelines with a JOC Operations Manual associate with the Contract.

Arizona Sales Tax Prime Contracting Examples for 2015: How to Receive Automatic Updates

Carol Hagen

So sweeping are these changes to the construction industry that the Arizona Department of Revenue (ADOR) posted its official interpretation to address various questions and provides examples involving changes to the prime contracting TPT.

Switching from Primavera Contract Management? 3 Questions You Should Be Asking

ProCore

You've been told that Primavera Contract Management won’t be releasing any new updates. What will happen as your business needs grow and your project management solution doesn't?

Job Order Contracting Education, Training, & Certification

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting Education, Training, & Certification. As a LEAN construction delivery methods, Job Order Contracting – JOC, requires continuous education, training, and improvement. Job Order Contract Execution / Operations Manual Development.

JOB ORDER CONTRACTING – SURVEY PUBLISHED

Building Information Management

In 2015, PBSRG to conducted a research analysis of the performance of the Job Order Contracting (JOC) delivery system. The Center for Job Order Contracting Excellence is the nation’s resource for JOC awareness, education, certification, and continuous improvement.

Fraud Investigators Hired – Long Beach City Job Order Contract

Building Information Management

– 2016, Job Order Contract Audit Report, Laura L. RISK ENVIRONMENT – – LONG BEACH CITY JOB ORDER CONTRACT. – 2016, Job Order Contract Audit Report, Laura L. – 2016, Job Order Contract Audit Report, Laura L.

PREPARING CONTRACT (TENDER) DOCUMENTS

The Constructor

A contract or tender document in construction industry is an agreement between two parties which they intend to be legally binding with respect to. Construction Construction Contracts Construction Management Bill of Quantities Contract Documents Contracts Tender Tender documents

Pros & Cons – Learn About Job Order Contracting

Building Information Management

Job Order Contracting is a collaborative LEAN construction delivery method that can enable Owners to execute a higher percentage of quality facility renovation repair and renovation projects on-time and on-budget, IF implemented and management properly.

California Awards Kiewit Contract for Oroville Spillways Repair

ENR Construction

At what price did Kiewit win the contract

3 Reasons Your Contract Surety Bonds Are Denied

Construction Business Owner

One of the most frustrating parts of being a contract surety bond underwriter is having to decline bonding capacity to a contractor that appears to possess the prerequisite experience, expertise, character and financial stability to accomplish his/her project.

City of Long Beach Job Order Contract Audit

Building Information Management

million more than they should have under the Job Order Contracting program. On May 24, the Council approved City Attorney office-drafted changes to the Job Order Contracting program without disclosing the Audit-based underlying reasons for them. Proper oversight, education, and training are required for developing and implementing a Job Order Contract. City Auditor shares findings of an audit which found that.

OpenJOC – Job Order Contracting the Way it’s Supposed to be!

Building Information Management

Best Value Job Order Contracting Solutions. Open JOC is a standardized, independent, objective, and defensible method for organizing, describing, pricing, procuring, and managing renovation, repair, and minor new construction activitivies.

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The History of Job Order Contracting

Building Information Management

The History of Job Order Contracting. Job order contracting, an innovative construction delivery method/procurement technique was originally developed to provide more responsive facility maintenance and repair and minor construction. Uncategorized history of job order contracting

CIOB Contract for Complex Projects

Collaborative Construction

The Charted Institute of Builders out of the UK published an excellent form of contract earlier this year. I tracked the effort to develop the contract but hadn''t yet read the final product.

Construction Contract Tip: Pay Attention to “Coordination and Cooperation ” Clauses

Best Practices Construction Law

I have reviewed five new construction contracts in the past two weeks. Check out my series on the Top 20 Contract Issues for Contractors and Subcontractors. They look both at the contract language and at implied duties. Busy, busy, busy!

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Job Order Contract – Problems with Outsourcing?

Building Information Management

Job-Order-Contract-Audit. Relative to City of Long Beach Job Order Contract, Long Beach City Auditor’s office finds. ” – City of Long Beach Auditor – Job Order Contract Audit Report May 25, 2016.

Job Order Contract Coefficient – Training 101

Building Information Management

Job Order Contract Coefficient – Training 101. UNDERSTANDING a Job Order Contract COEFFICIENT. Mobilization and close out for the total contract and each task order. JOC coefficient(s) proposed by the offeror and accepted by the owner are incorporated in the JOC contract.