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Design --> Bidding / Tender --> Build

Traditional Procurement

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Owner --> Main Contractor --> Design Consultant & Sub-contractors

Design-Build Contract

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temporary endeavor to create a unique product, service, or result

Project

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geographical venue of a project

site

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determined needs of the users that will guide for the design process

Program

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sequence, timing, and duration of works to be done to complete the project

Schedule

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financial allocation for the project

Budget

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allocated budget for unforseen / other possible changes in the design /construction

Contingencies

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Money for design changes to accommodate new project requirements

Design Contingencies

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Money for unforeseen work / materials necessary to complete construction work

Construction Contingencies

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Money allocated by the owner to possible fund addt'l work or materials

Owner Contingencies

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Money that may be needed to pay for significant increase in construction cost

Escalation

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written info that clarifies/modifies the bidding documents (during the bidding process)

Addendum

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Addt'l design/mat'l options added to the construction documents to obtain multiple possible cost estimates

Alternate

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ANSI

American National Standard Institute

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contract drawings that have been marked up to reflect any changes to a project during construction

As-built Drawing

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offer a proposal or a price

contractors submit their estimates as to the time and the cost

Bid

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written documents permitting the construction in accordance w/ the drawings and specifications approved

Building Permit

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written documents stating that the building or property meets local standard of occupancy and is in compliance w/ public health and bldg codes

Certificate of Occupancy

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written documents signed by the owner and contractor authorizing a change in the work or adjustment in the contract sum or length of time

Change Order

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intensive design process for solving architectural problem quickly

Charrette

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direct contractor cost for labor, materials, equipment and services as well as overhead and profit

Construction Cost

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organization and direction of the labor force, materials, and equipment to build the project as designed

Construction Management

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written agreement giving responsibility for project planning and accomplishment and overall project planning, designing, and construction

Construction Management Contract

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hired by the owner/ architect to provide information and to advice the project in the area of his/her expertise

Consultant

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contractual duties and responsibilities of the architect and engineer during a project's construction

Contract Administration

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diff. bet. the original contract price and the final completed cost

Contract Over/Under-run

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licensed individual or company that agrees and perform the work as specified

Contractor

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date certified by the architect when the work is to be complete

Date of Substantial Completion

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arrangement wherein a contractor bids or negotiates to provide design and construction services for the entire project

Design-Build Construction