A multi-disciplinary panel will discuss typical design-build contract requirements focusing on owner’s expectations, their practicality and actual outcomes, and underlying decision points contractors and designers evaluate when assessing and pricing risk associated with specific contractual requirements. Areas of discussion include:
Owner intent and legislative restrictions where applicable
Industry ability to effectively price risk
Unintended consequences on lower tier subcontractors
Opportunities to further owner/industry collaboration on their respective procurement and contracting concerns.