There are many pressures on the way that buildings are procured, global harmonization and government financing being just two. These pressures have affected procurement procedures and arguably have irrevocably affected professional roles.
The one stop shop and single point responsibility ideas have evolved into the contractor taking responsibility for both design and construction – we are in the Design–Build era.
This book, part of the distinctive Architecture in Practice series from Wiley–Academy, looks at the finer detail of the D–B process and illustrates several examples of successful projects.
Procurement Route (The Client Choices).
Kingsmead Citiplex, Bath.
The Contract Documents.
The Construction Contract.
The Consultant s Role.
The Project Team (Who s Who).
Choosing the Correct Procurement.
The Way Forward.