AGC Contract Documents Handbook

AGC Contract Documents Handbook

Number of page: 1194
Author: J. William Ernstrom, Kevin F. Peartree
Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online
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Category: Law

AGC Contract Documents Handbook is a guidebook To The Associated General Contractors of America’s many standard contract document forms. it examines the elements of various AGC standard form contract documents, including an examination of specific contract provisions And The theory underlying the language. The standard contract document forms cover a variety of project delivery systems: design-bid-build, design-build, construction management, program management. The documents are unique in their creation by a joint effort of owners and contractors. The standard contract document forms establish the relationships between the parties To The construction project: The owner the contractor the surety the subcontractor the architect/engineer the design-builder the construction manager the program manager. The book offers great value and assistance to attorneys, owners, contractors, subcontractors, designers, design-builders, construction managers, others in the construction industry and educators. The AGC Contract Documents Handbook provides practical advice to document users on how to manuscript the documents to address project specific issues as well as offer comments on the documents. ‘The Associated General Contractors of America supports efforts to provide thoughtful discourse on matters of importance to construction project participants. A work such as the AGC Documents Handbook, written by seasoned industry veterans, increases the body of knowledge for our industry and provides an invaluable reference to those using or considering use of AGC’s comprehensive library of consensus industry form documents.’ Stephen E. Sandherr, Chief Executive Officer, Associated General Contractors of America