Discussion of the Use of Multi-Design Contractsby James K. Wilhelm, Lockwood, Andrews & Newnan, Inc, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Excellence in the Constructed Project
Abstract: The paper begins by defining the multi-prime contract for design services, under which there is more than one contract between design professional and owner for a single project. It then goes onto discuss the major difference between the multi-prime and single-prime contract methods, the multi-prime contract as a response to today's sophisticated building systems, the advantages of employing the multi-prime contract, the critical issue of on-site project coordination, an alternative to the multi-prime contract in the full-service prime professional, and other aspects of the subject.
Subject Headings: Contracts | Building systems | Architect/Engineers | Owners | Construction methods
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